Robbie Maddison’s World Record Motorcycle Jump

1 01 2008

Robbie Maddison…New Year’s Eve, Las Vegas – Australian Robbie Maddison broke the World Record for the longest ever jump on a motorcycle, jumping almost 100 meters – 98.34m (322 feet, 7.5 inches) at the Rio All-Suite Casino. 
He smashed the old world record of 84.6m (277.6 feet), and the unofficial mark of 94.6m (310.4 feet). 
During practice, Maddison jumped an ‘unofficial’ mark of 106.8m – 350 feet. 
When asked how far he thinks he can jump, Maddison declared that he believes he can jump 400 feet.

“I know I’m definitely going to do it.”

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