Anyone who has ever raced anything knows that things can go from good to bad in less than a millisecond. Running at 100% is unbelievably rewarding, but at times it can also be extremely taxing on both man and machine. Tie that in with thirty or so other competitors running flat out and the odds that something bad can happen goes up exponentially. Some people say that professional auto and motorcycle racers are flat out insane, but truth be told, I can almost guarantee that these people feel more alive than 99% of the people out there. The one inherent downside of living a foot to the floor lifestyle is that eventually you are going to crash. They key to not only surviving, but getting back up and continuing to kick ass is how well you’re prepared before the race begins. Take a look at the guys in this video and you’ll understand what I’m talking about.