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The Valkyrie's Ride

New Haven, Vermont (August 5, 2015) - #1 Auto Parts Demolition Derby at Addison County Field Days. (Photo © 2015 Brett Simison)
"You sit still too long, you’re out. The derby is all about hitting."

My photo story with text by Blair Kloman about the Addison County Fair and Field Days Demolition Derby is now online at The Warbler. Head over their and check out “Collision Course”.

Above is one of my favorite images from that set. There’s something about this blonde woman sitting proudly on top of her derby entry that reminds me of a Norse warrior about to ride her war horse into battle.

 You can view the entire selection of images in the Demolition Days gallery.

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