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A narrow escape this morning...or just good riding!

Discussion in 'Commuting and Utility Cycling' started by runner, 11 Jan 2017.

  1. runner

    runner Über Member

    Location:
    Bristol
    hard to get it exactly right in those few seconds potentially heading for disaster :smile:
     
  2. runner

    runner Über Member

    Location:
    Bristol
    I never had time to look Bimble..all over in the blink of an eye...
     
  3. runner

    runner Über Member

    Location:
    Bristol
    point take Colin but travelling back on the same route this afternoon there were no signs of potential slippery sections....However speed and not paying total attention prob had a lot to play in the incident....
     
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  4. runner

    runner Über Member

    Location:
    Bristol
    point taken
     
  5. runner

    runner Über Member

    Location:
    Bristol
    indeed lucky escape...i'll go a little easier tomorrow :smile:
     
  6. deptfordmarmoset

    deptfordmarmoset Full time tea drinker

    Location:
    Armonmy Way
    Are you saving your front brake for more urgent emergencies?
     
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  7. Bimble

    Bimble Bimbling along ...

    Now there's an honest and refreshing admission ... ^_^ :cheers:
     
  8. ColinJ

    ColinJ Climbs Hills Slowly!

    I once led a forum ride down a short stretch of grassy path to a bridge over the river Wharfe. I was too busy nattering to other riders to notice that my front wheel was in a patch of mud when I braked. So, as I was picking myself up from the ground, I ... :whistle:
     
  9. Phaeton

    Phaeton Über Member

    HOW DARE YOU!!!!! Go sit in the corner, never (repeat) never on this forum accept that you may have done something wrong, always defend to the hilt that every cyclist is perfect in everything they do whilst riding their bike, you should hang your head in shame admitting you may have been a contributing factor.
     
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  10. PaulSecteur

    PaulSecteur Specialized fanboy

    I have had a few moments like that when im sure that its only skills i learned on my Raleigh Striker that subconsciously come to the surface that save me.

    And sometimes they dont.
     
  11. runner

    runner Über Member

    Location:
    Bristol
    no time to show fear...as it's all over in the blink of an eye!