Matt S
  • South Australia
  • Australia
Share on Facebook Share on Facebook Share

Matt S's Friends

  • Benny JJ
  • scott mccann
  • Colin Chapman
  • Andrew Watts
  • heather

Matt S's Groups

Matt S's Discussions

Lumos helmet - My prayers answered.

Started this discussion. Last reply by Dave M Aug 12. 8 Replies

I've recently being thinking "I've put a lot of effort into being visible with flashing lights etc."The problem is, they are all below car body height.The best place to put them is as high as I can…Continue

Blacks road bitumen. Perfect surface, reduced bike lanes

Started this discussion. Last reply by Just another psycho-list Apr 4. 4 Replies

Blacks road in the Southern suburbs runs from South Road the Main Road.Approx 8kms of very recently resurfaced smooooth bitumen.Perfect time to put in a bike lane on the southern side fromFlagstaff…Continue

Silver car - Esplanade - Largs North

Started this discussion. Last reply by Kristian Andrejewskis Jan 12. 12 Replies

Friday morning 6-1-17 7:30 heading south on the Esplanade in the Largs bay area I exchanged pleasantries with the driver of a silver car.Basically, I went through a round about about 1.5 kms earlier…Continue

Ride for pain 6hr. How much harder can it be?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Matt S Nov 21, 2016. 6 Replies

Ride for Pain http://www.rideforpain.org/ (Sunday 20th November) have a 6hr option a 4 hour option and a 2 hour option.Last year I completed the 4 hour and…Continue

 

Matt S's Page

Latest Activity

Dave M replied to Matt S's discussion Lumos helmet - My prayers answered.
"And one above the left ankle to secure the end of your left trouser leg. "
Aug 12
Scott Davis replied to Matt S's discussion Lumos helmet - My prayers answered.
"The highly-reflective yellow bands given away by BikeSA work nicely as wrist bands. One on right wrist to make signals clearer, and one on right ankle so that movement attracts the eye (in case the red light is lost in a busy background of other…"
Aug 11
Mark replied to Matt S's discussion Lumos helmet - My prayers answered.
"I think it's just a gimmick, particularly the indicator lights. The lights are highly dependent on where you are looking. If your head is down, then the lights are going to be less visible. Imagine you have the left indicator on and you check…"
Aug 11
Michael Murray replied to Matt S's discussion Lumos helmet - My prayers answered.
"Interesting. There is a review here  https://www.bikemag.com.au/news/should-the-new-lumos-smart-bike-helmet-be-available-in-australia-444570 and a page to register your interest in Australia here http://www.lumoshelmet.com.au If only you could…"
Aug 10
Baron Zuraw replied to Matt S's discussion Lumos helmet - My prayers answered.
"My kids bike helmets have lights integrated lights on the dial-in knob at the back. http://www.crazy-safety.com/"
Aug 10
Matt S replied to Matt S's discussion Lumos helmet - My prayers answered.
"Their facebook page says later this year."
Aug 9
Notina Hurry replied to Matt S's discussion Lumos helmet - My prayers answered.
"I agree, seriously excellent. Do you know when they will be available in Australia? I want one for winter commuting."
Aug 9
Matt S replied to Matt S's discussion Lumos helmet - My prayers answered.
"And a better video. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LLQe6beJcL8 Seriously look excellent."
Aug 8
Matt S posted a discussion

Lumos helmet - My prayers answered.

I've recently being thinking "I've put a lot of effort into being visible with flashing lights etc."The problem is, they are all below car body height.The best place to put them is as high as I can get it. Like my head.Enter the Lumos helmet.https://www.digitaltrends.com/health-fitness-gear-reviews/lumos-smart-cycling-helmet-review/#/22…See More
Aug 8
Matt S replied to MARK FERGUSON (SPARTACUS)'s discussion Ride around the Bay Melbourne
"Its a long way to go for a 50km ride."
Apr 24
Just another psycho-list replied to Matt S's discussion Blacks road bitumen. Perfect surface, reduced bike lanes
"It is very disappointing.  Surely it would be no big deal to have put another metre of blacktop on each side to make a safe bike lane both ways.  I have to commute from and to Flagstaff Hill from the veloway and it is not safe. The…"
Apr 4
Dave M replied to Matt S's discussion Blacks road bitumen. Perfect surface, reduced bike lanes
"I couldn't help laughing at the approach into the big roundabout from Flagstaff Road. The workers have clearly been told to do one lane at a time, so they've got the final surface on the inside lane. They haven't done the bike lane…"
Mar 14
Matt S replied to Matt S's discussion Blacks road bitumen. Perfect surface, reduced bike lanes
"I rang Nat Cook's office. They assure me the paint is going in the same place. I'm still hopeful that the section from Flagstaff to South will actually get a dedicated allocation of bitumen."
Mar 14
Matt S posted a discussion

Blacks road bitumen. Perfect surface, reduced bike lanes

Blacks road in the Southern suburbs runs from South Road the Main Road.Approx 8kms of very recently resurfaced smooooth bitumen.Perfect time to put in a bike lane on the southern side fromFlagstaff hill road to South road (as called for in the Onkaprainga transport review).Instead the section from Main road to Oakridge looks like the bike safe area has been pushed into non existence. And from Flagstaff hill to South Road, the road will be just as bad as it was.I hope I'm wrong but the white…See More
Mar 13
Kristian Andrejewskis replied to Matt S's discussion Silver car - Esplanade - Largs North
"I like the idea of that Blackspot app, but wonder how effective it actually is? Having said that, very few reports for Adelaide. Might be time to report every door zone, every piece of "infrastructure" that is a just a painted biked symbol…"
Jan 12
Matt S replied to scott mccann's discussion Bupa entry wanted
"Done. I'm a medium and cant do the ride."
Jan 11

Profile Information

What bikes do you ride?
Felt AR2
Orbea Lobular
When do you ride?
Weekends, Commute
..perhaps some more information about yourself for your profile page
I'm the old guy you overtake.

Comment Wall (2 comments)

You need to be a member of Adelaide Cyclists to add comments!

Join Adelaide Cyclists

At 21:45 on August 17, 2014, heather said…

Hi Matt,
Welcome to Adelaide Cyclists.
Would you like to join my AC group/s and receive the free newsletter BUG News?
I coordinate five AC groups:
– Adelaide BUG http://www.adelaidecyclists.com/group/adelaidebug (especially if you commute into or cycle around the City)
– Prospect BUG http://www.adelaidecyclists.com/group/bugprospect
– Look For Cyclists http://www.adelaidecyclists.com/group/lookforcyclists
– Vote For Cyclists http://www.adelaidecyclists.com/group/VoteForCyclists
– Stolen Bicycles Adelaide http://www.adelaidecyclists.com/group/stolen-bicycles-adelaide
Cheers, Heather

At 21:32 on August 17, 2014, Gawler Wheeler said…

Hi from the Gawler Wheelers,

Welcome to the Adelaide Cyclists Website !

The Gawler Wheelers are a road cycling group based in Gawler, South Australia.

A regular Social Group Ride is held every Saturday morning.

Check the various Event Calendars on this website for the next scheduled group ride as follows :

To join the Gawler Wheelers Group, just click the 'Join Gawler Wheelers' button.

This special 'Join Gawler Wheelers' button (an inactive copy is shown below) appears in the upper right hand corner of the ➨ Gawler Wheelers Group Page.

All riders are welcome.
(age 16+ only)


Gawler Wheelers Contact Info
http://www.adelaidecyclists.com/group/GawlerWheelers
http://twitter.com/GawlerWheelers
https://plus.google.com/116433492952159342133
http://www.youtube.com/user/GawlerWheelers
http://pinterest.com/GawlerWheelers
https://www.facebook.com/GawlerWheelers
http://www.bikemap.net/en/user/gawlerwheelers
http://ridewithgps.com/groups/GawlerWheelers
http://www.mapmyride.com/people/groups/44796
http://app.strava.com/clubs/GawlerWheelers
http://connect.garmin.com/group/8192
Email:Gawler.Wheelers@gmail.com


 
 
 


MidSeason wk20 - 120x600

Support our Sponsors

© 2017   Created by Gus K.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Privacy Policy  |  Terms of Service