Another tale

Discussion in 'Commuting' started by Keith Oates, 19 Jul 2007.

  1. Keith Oates

    Keith Oates Janner

    Penarth, Wales
    I was going home the other night when I heard a big lorry engine behind, no problem just keep going it was a double lane section anyway. Then there was a loud bang (explosion) and a severe sqealing of brakes. My cadence shot up to about 5000 rpm (slight exaggeration) and a glance over the shoulder revealed a large truck with a blown tyre. Needed a drink when I got home to settle the nerves of course!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    i hate hills likes this.
  2. Arch

    Arch Married to Night Train

    Salford, UK

  3. spen666

    spen666 Guru

    Just come out of the closet and admit you are an alcoholic Keith[/b]
  4. magnatom

    magnatom Guest

    :tongue: :?:

    A lucky escape there me thinks!! Just be thankful it wasn't overtaking you at the time!

    spen666 I think Keith was justified to have a wee drink when he got home. That would shake anyone up!
  5. Wolf04

    Wolf04 New Member

    Wallsend on Tyne
    Wow!!!!!!! Do they do brown lycra shorts?
  6. OP
    Keith Oates

    Keith Oates Janner

    Penarth, Wales
    spen.......and you said you could keep a secret!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
  7. HJ

    HJ Cycling in Scotland

    Auld Reekie
    Weel, they do say you should try and raise you heart rate at least once a day, after which a wee nip is thoroughly deserved...
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