My view – notice not from the right side but from the center of the lane. I’m moving very fast. I think that the most dangerous thing we can do is to hang out on the right side too much. Being in the center has saved my life more than once… saved me from being hit by cars pulling into the lane I would have been in.
Here is my view as I ride toward the University Bridge:
It was a perfectly nice day on the bike path, but it turned cold suddenly and then the sky pissed rain. This is 15 minutes later:
I got soaked, but the dance with heavy traffic up 10th and through Capitol Hill was just incredible. I went hard, nearly blowed up my heart.
Two days ago, Silas bought a 58cm Road Shark and it had a hodge podge of parts including a rare 8 speed freewheel incorrectly matched to Shimano 600 that was quite worn out. Today I took apart my LaBan and sold him the Campagnolo wheels and group. It’s his first Campy equipped bike, and I’m happy for his new babe:by