This afternoon while participating in the weekly Tuesday SOB ride i had an unusual near-miss, on the return leg to Gawler from Port Waikfield. I was dropped ( due to my poor fittness at the moment…Continue
"I didn't see any damage when I went past, but then again, I could not see anything and it was pitch black on my return.
I was surprised how many people were on the path without lights that time of evening... ( Not good )"
"Glad you're ok.
The fact that the unusual noise alerted you is a warning to all of us, that listening to music while cycling is risky. Sometimes a strange noise approaching is the only warning you get!
"as I rode off trying to stop my head from spinning and clean the crap from my nic's a bloke was running across the road, I guess to try and retrieve his trailer.
No didnt report it, I didnt even git that a thought.
Ive always wondered what…"
"So lucky Shane. Thank goodness you were alert enough to look up and do what ever was needed to avoid serious injury. Well done. And yes, where were those safety chains. Probably hanging loose because someone forgot to attach them!"
Thanks for helping me out today...was peaking at the end about safety and got spooked after Xavier when I nearly became a stastistic .... bwhahha you're like a riding hubby....glad your back in action :)