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KLX110 Dirt Bike

Baltimore’s Dirt Bike Dilemma

Baltimore has a reputation when it comes to dirt bikes, and it is not a good one.  There are self-proclaimed gangs and urban bike clubs, such as the infamous 12 O’Clock Boys, that take to the streets in mass numbers, riding in and out of traffic, popping  wheelies down the busy downtown streets.  Their recklessness and showboating often put themselves and other motorists at risk, and they have dared law enforcement to do something about it.  Well, they have… Baltimore Police have recently organized a new task force to tackle the dirt bike “problem” in Baltimore, and have zero tolerance for illegal riding.  I don’t condone riding through the streets like an asshole, but as a new dirt bike rider myself, I have come to understand at least part of the problem.  There is nowhere to ride legally, anywhere near Baltimore.   (more…)

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