Cormac Shoots Brno: A Beautiful Track, Rain Or Shine

Alex Rins gets told off by Suzuki staff for his head position (see Espargaro and Zarco behind). But he's fast enough with it

Jack Miller demonstrates improper brake technique

Brno is literally Karel Abraham's home race. You pass his father's house as you drive up the hill to get to the circuit

It rained at Brno, and when it rains, you get to see the riders' eyes. Intense

Valentino Rossi's fellow racers were less than impressed that he didn't get off the track when smoke started pouring out the back of his M1

Carmelo Ezpeleta was a busy man on the grid, involved in the discussions about whether to delay the race start

A front row start for Johann Zarco, KTM's best ever qualifying. Conditions creating a greater irony

There is a feeling that Miguel Oliveira is making big steps forward. He could be the answer KTM are looking for

Danilo Petrucci taking to a wet Brno like a duck to water

Better half

Sylvain Guintoli hotfooted it from Suzuka, barely knowing what day it was. Still fast in the wet, though

Top of the hill, and the HP of Mattighofen and Borgo Panigale is gaining on Qartararo

Front buried on the carbon brakes, about to tip in. MotoGP bikes are fast in the wet, but Brno has exceptional grip when it rains

Pecco remains an enigma

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...somewhere it was noted that he could be more aerodynamic by tucking his head in more. I didn't see who it was.

Reminds me of Colin Edwards. You could see his neck in all his pictures except for tucked on the straight. Benefit in getting lots of body reaching in to an apex is there too. Rins isn't a small rider.

Yeah, I'd thought of Norick Abe but the Edwards comparison works as well. An old school style. I like it, adds a nice contrast to the modern hyper-aggressive style (which I also like).