I know there are a few pepper sprays on the market over there in America which some use to fend off jackers.
Here they sell that stuff as "bear repellent..."
Said not to be effective for drop-bears, though.
"don't suck on my wheel or I will shoot"
I have seen this photo doing the rounds on facebook, love to know the real story behind it
I was looking for the story also but found nothing, Bike Snob had a picture and shared it on facebook.
Isn't that Valverde?...doing some training in Colombia?...
Nice. I googled to see if there was a story and found this instead
Advice from a gun fair in the US on something useful for a cyclist.
My car would give that ak a run for its money.
Thought he might be cycling in Columbia but dry foliage could indicate Africa and prepared for lions. Then it came to me . . . with bicycles being stolen, car jackings in US, even know Adelaide cyclist who was mugged for her bike . . . a reason to try to be glad that I have a cheap bike.