Pikes Peak Hill Climb 2011 - Greg Tracy, 6 Time Champion, crashes and they cannot find him. This clip is the winners interview and shows the tension and concern from the top competitors in Greg's 1200cc Class. Full story at My Life at Speed - mylifeatspeed.com/archives/5966
Those words still haunt me. “We hope we can find him.”
What do you mean….we hope we can find him?. There are a lot of people on this mountain. It’s race day and it is almost unimaginable to hear those words coming over a live, radio broadcast. Oh, the announcers used these words too, “We don’t know what happened to Greg Tracy“. How could nobody, know where Greg is?? That just didn’t make sense.
Those words became bigger than just my emotion, worry or concern about Greg. I knew that his family, his mom and dad, his wife and kids, the team, were hearing the same, ominous message from that live radio broadcast, “we hope we can find him.”
As those words kept echoing through the blustering wind on the Summit of Pikes Peak, “We Hope We Can Find Him” I was literally numb. I felt sick and it wasn’t because of the altitude, it was pure emotion.
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