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Originally posted by RichH
Doesn't seem right .. not even 20 meters in front of the Sphinx is an old dig, an area larger then the Sphinx itself. Not as seen in these pics.
Originally posted by Larryman
Can't anyone rent a small aircraft in Egypt, and get an aerial photo showing the Sphinx and the new dig site in one image? I did that once for land I owned.
Red Bull site
2010 will take place in just a few weeks at the most historical landmark in Egypt, The Great Sphinx of Giza. The following riders will fight for glory in the shadow of pyramids which are only a few steps away from this unique FMX battleground:
Live webcast Red Bull X-Fighters 2010 on MAY 14
The best FMX athletes in the world are set to resume battle in a new location never before seen on the Red Bull X-Fighters World Tour. The ancient pyramids and majestic Great Sphinx of Giza will provide a breathtaking backdrop to the top freestyle motocross action on the planet on 14 May 2010 as a crowd of 10,000 FMX fans watches the world elite go head to head in a brand new format under the blazing Egyptian sun.
Large cats were used as riding mounts, but some had patterns again I had never seen before, and the 'soldiers' riding them carried strange curved lances; they were what I thought a mix between a katana, scythe and warspear.