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Super Car Runs Bicycle Rider Down from Behind - Akuna Bay - May 2018

Started this discussion. Last reply by mikesbytes Jul 9. 115 Replies

Hi AllI just wanted to alert people to a serious incident that occurred last week. I have not seen it covered outside road riding social media and the standard Police release that I had to go looking…Continue

Sydney Olympic Park - Morning Laps & Stop Signs

Started this discussion. Last reply by jrjr Jul 9, 2018. 93 Replies

Just a heads up that NSW's finest were back in the park this morning fining hordes of riders for not coming to a complete stop at a stop sign. Every rider must completely stop.One whole bunch fined,…Continue

Lost 20-Nov-17 West side of Victoria Road Overpass approach from Lilyfield road

Started this discussion. Last reply by John Knight Nov 21, 2017. 4 Replies

Hi allRider behind me passed eastbound start of Anzac Bridge and mentioned that something fell out of my jersey pocket just before the Victoria Road overpass at end of Lilyfield Road.Don't recall…Continue

 

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mikesbytes replied to James Mahon's discussion Super Car Runs Bicycle Rider Down from Behind - Akuna Bay - May 2018
"Yeh make that 2 OMG's"
Jul 9
John Knight replied to James Mahon's discussion Super Car Runs Bicycle Rider Down from Behind - Akuna Bay - May 2018
"OMG."
Jul 9
James Mahon replied to James Mahon's discussion Super Car Runs Bicycle Rider Down from Behind - Akuna Bay - May 2018
"Hi Mikesbytes - I understand the motorist had a Go Pro on. There is video of the motorist hitting James head on, wrong side of the road and you can see the cranks from his bicycle coming in thorugh the front windscreen... Given the injuries…"
Jul 8
Bill replied to James Mahon's discussion Super Car Runs Bicycle Rider Down from Behind - Akuna Bay - May 2018
"Yep, that's what I was told. James was going uphill and the car came around a blind corner towards him on the wrong side of the road. He had nowhere to go."
Jul 6
mikesbytes replied to James Mahon's discussion Super Car Runs Bicycle Rider Down from Behind - Akuna Bay - May 2018
"On another forum someone has stated that the motorist was on the wrong side of the road and hit the cyclist head on.  Can anyone confirm/deny this statement?  I haven't seen it anywhere in the press"
Jul 6
Bill Elder replied to James Mahon's discussion Super Car Runs Bicycle Rider Down from Behind - Akuna Bay - May 2018
"Long time since I've done RNP. I remember there was an occasional radar down near the Waterfall entrance early in the mornings. Recent years, I remember ACA had reports of drifters doing stupid stuff down there and the cops setting up to catch…"
Jul 5
Bill replied to James Mahon's discussion Super Car Runs Bicycle Rider Down from Behind - Akuna Bay - May 2018
"The evidence is when they rode past me! (not on this occasion though)."
Jul 4
Richard (Poncho) replied to James Mahon's discussion Super Car Runs Bicycle Rider Down from Behind - Akuna Bay - May 2018
"I wonder if there's an opportunity for victim impact statements or such thing.Perhaps if she was confronted with the devastation that she has caused to James, it might help her to understand the impact of her behaviour. It might also help James…"
Jul 4
Bill replied to James Mahon's discussion Super Car Runs Bicycle Rider Down from Behind - Akuna Bay - May 2018
"There is no justice for a crime such as this. It's not as though she stole something he owned and then had to give it back as punishment. She can't give him back what he's lost. My friend James is in constant pain every day. He has…"
Jul 4
Da Munch replied to James Mahon's discussion Super Car Runs Bicycle Rider Down from Behind - Akuna Bay - May 2018
"If she gets more whilst appealing. Another shit article that only gives one sentence to the damage Amelia Hungerford did to James. With that sentence seemingly downplaying the damage she did (no mention of broken neck, head, knees etc only face and…"
Jul 4
Da Munch replied to James Mahon's discussion Super Car Runs Bicycle Rider Down from Behind - Akuna Bay - May 2018
"I used to work at Cottage point and there was talk about police having to be invited by national parks to patrol inside the park. I saw police doing speed checks at the entrances to the park but never inside it? I think that's why RNP has so…"
Jul 4
Dabba replied to James Mahon's discussion Super Car Runs Bicycle Rider Down from Behind - Akuna Bay - May 2018
Jul 4
James Mahon replied to Dabba's discussion Wet weather gear
"I wear my waterproof jacket into shower after a wet ride - let the fresh water rinse it, then hang it up to drip dry. Same way I wash my cycling caps, but I use a bit of soap on those. Very wary about washing machines on relatively expensive…"
Jun 18
James Mahon replied to ShaneA's discussion Driving a ute on a Cycleway 29/01/2019
"I think every single motorist should have to do that 'Drivers Ed' before getting P Plates.  Basically a course letting you know roads are to be shared and highlighting the real and drastic outcomes from dangerous driving. That and…"
Jun 6
James Mahon replied to noelbike's discussion Thoughts for our Bro in Rocky. Doing it tough.
"Unreal. Also the poor gent who was shot 2 years ago ccling ona  rail trail naer Bright is still no closer to getting any justice. Shooter was never found. $500,000 reward on offer from today. JM"
May 29
James Mahon replied to Bill Parker's discussion There goes the last of my cycling ego !
"How well do they stop from their top speed? I'm thinking what they would do if a car door suddenly opened, or someone stepped out in front of them - probably in same boat as a bike rider. I have vivid memories or cruising along on a skateboard…"
May 29

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What sort of riding do you do ?
Commuting, Road Cycling, Recreational
Where in Sydney do you live ?
Rhodes
Tell us about your bikes
TCR Adv0, Azzurri Pista, Giant Seek1

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