Maddison jumps 322 feet, 7½ inches for new world record
Updated: January 1, 2008, 1:57 AM ETAssociated Press
LAS VEGAS -- Robbie Maddison broke the world motorcycle jumping record Monday night, soaring 322 feet, 7½ inches at the Rio All-Suite Casino and Hotel.Facing a slight headwind, the freestyle star from Australia made a second jump, but went only 320 feet on that attempt. "I'm just starting to realize what I did," Maddison said. "Conditions weren't in my favor with the wind." Maddison broke the Guinness World Records-certified mark of 277-6 set by ...
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