"Yep, if you want to go fast buy a motorbike! My experience is "much" slower up hills but gearing is so low you will never have to push, just sit and spin. On the flats I think the same as about a flat bar roadie, down hill faster…"
"Unfortunately you get what you pay for in this world! Wages for bus drivers have dropped since they were privatized consequently so have their skills as the bus companies have to take what they can get. There is a large turnover of staff so report…"
"I ride a Trike, have been riding for years both MTB's and roadies. Don't have to explain it but works for me! Greenspeed or Trisled are the way to go as the manufacturers are here in OZ and are only too happy to help you out. (I ride a…"
"carl, wondering if you have seen this.
Cyclist injured – Police seeking truck driver
Police hope the public can help them find the driver of a truck involved in a crash that injured a cyclist at Ovingham.
A white truck and a cyclist collided…"
Got one for you straight away! Gallipoli Drive in Regency park (the brand new road) They have made this beautiful new road with cycling lanes but just after the roundabout heading sth there is a parking bay (Note: with transport company…"
"It's interesting that the council have taken this attitude because in other ways they are ahead of the game in many ways, certainly in their waste management, we have touch screen computers in the truck and we can give them real-time feedback.…"
"They are designed to break at the hanger, mountain bike riders usually ride with a spare, it's all good unless the derailleur drops into the spokes, then it's single speed all the way home after resizing the chain. Oh the fun of it…"
"This is an interesting post for me as I drive a garbage truck and I am contracted to Prospect, so I pick up on Churchill road and Prospect road pretty much every day and I can tell you I have my heart in my mouth most mornings and I am in a huge…"
The aim of this group is to build upon previously published information on cycling blackspots, to try and get as many Adelaide cyclists as possible to have an input on what the worst blackspots for them is and suggest how to fix it.
"Ok I drive a truck for a big company, so I will give you the inside info. Make a police report (takes about half an hour) then send the copy of this report to the company that the driver drives for. I can tell you that this will get a…"
"When I lived in QLD we had some particularly nasty magpies, my experience is that the cable ties wouldn't stop them swooping but they would pull up short without hitting me! I did have about 10 cable ties on my helmet though. Damn things used…"