"Me thinks you seriously underestimate the level of the offenses alleged to have been committed and the social standing of the person who is alleged to have committed these offenses. If anything, the comments in this blog have been somewhat muted."
"Certainly not by putting cyclists at higher risk of serious injury than they already are.I ride everyday, city commute to work, group rides on weekends, Perth to Adelaide unsupported tour last April, cycle touring all over SA, different bikes…"
"Hmm, not only smugness but a warm inner glow. Frankly, I find much of the anti helmet Laws arguments on this site as somewhat irresponsible and not based in reality of the risks associated with cycling and the benefits of wearing a helmet.
"Hmm, I think I am one of 'they', although i have never really met one. As I have have stated previously , I don't really give a toss if people choose not to ride because of current Helmet legislation, it is their choice. As for fines,…"
"Yes, one is likely to have airbags and the other definitely does not. But seriously, as with many areas of legislation, ie seat belts laws, its has less to do with harshness, as protecting people against their own complacency. As well as this, every…"
"If you want to Tour in a serious manner, then weight and refinement should be of secondary consideration. Not sure if the parts you have are suitable for your projected needs. I toured self supported from Perth to Adelaide in April, on a Kona Sutra…"