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

Started this discussion. Last reply by Da Munch Sep 28. 98 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. 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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James Mahon replied to Bob Moore's discussion Safe rail crossing for cyclists.
"I know several riders who avoid streets with tracks completely. However I just don't think anyone is really considering this issues at the moment... is it mainly bike riders or would it pose a risk for wheelchairs, high heels and the like? JM"
Oct 4
James Mahon replied to PeterT's discussion Cyclist killed, Liverppol Road / Cosgrove Road in South Strathfield 3/Oct/2018
"Yup - could be truck passed the rider, slowed and turned left OR the rider was undertaking. Either scenario should have been designed out of the intersection. I'm pretty game on the bike but I would never ride on the Hume Highway - which is…"
Oct 4
Da Munch replied to James Mahon's discussion Super Car Runs Bicycle Rider Down from Behind - Akuna Bay - May 2018
"Yeah he'll get paid by the CTP insurance but I wonder what happens to the Trivetts in regards to getting insurance in the future. My guess and hope is they won't be able to, does anyone know for sure? I'd also guess that CTP will be…"
Sep 28
James Mahon replied to Dabba's discussion It was all Mike Hall's fault that he was killed
"Police recreation > Actual Footage of Mike riding. This poor quality safety theatre. Tick a few boxes and move one to the next fatality... JM"
Sep 27
James Mahon replied to Dabba's discussion It was all Mike Hall's fault that he was killed
"Or the driver will incriminate himself, then the Police will have to press charges aka actually do their job! JM"
Sep 27
James Mahon replied to Dabba's discussion It was all Mike Hall's fault that he was killed
"There is no explanation other than the motorist was driving too fast for the road/conditions despite not exceeding the speed limit. You don't drive around a bend in the road that you can't see around, especially in low light conditions, at…"
Sep 25
Bill Elder replied to James Mahon's discussion Super Car Runs Bicycle Rider Down from Behind - Akuna Bay - May 2018
"No amount of money will make up for those injuries! Pity too, 3rd party only comes out of a pool rather than directed at the perpetrator. Would seem Trivetts encourages recklessness on public roads with waves of cars given the chance to turn up the…"
Sep 15
PeterT replied to James Mahon's discussion Super Car Runs Bicycle Rider Down from Behind - Akuna Bay - May 2018
"Thanks for the update Bill, what an amazing positive outlook. Question : Is he taking this to the civil court for loss of income? A multi million payout case will do more for safety than any of the hollow words and lack - of - action from our…"
Sep 14
timothy.clifford replied to James Mahon's discussion Super Car Runs Bicycle Rider Down from Behind - Akuna Bay - May 2018
"Agree with the weird car ad feel of that crime report. I understand that the rest was satire, but I do feel the need to point out that Subaru Australia has been a great supporter and sponsor of cycling in our country."
Sep 14
James Mahon replied to James Mahon's discussion Super Car Runs Bicycle Rider Down from Behind - Akuna Bay - May 2018
"I don't know how people stay positive after these types of incidents. Very serious injuries, for a crash that should never have happened - I'm still furious and gutted for James. Perhaps after the NSW Police have laid charges and the…"
Sep 14
Peter H replied to James Mahon's discussion Super Car Runs Bicycle Rider Down from Behind - Akuna Bay - May 2018
"Damn"
Sep 13
John Knight replied to James Mahon's discussion Super Car Runs Bicycle Rider Down from Behind - Akuna Bay - May 2018
"Terrible. Sounds like he is maintaining a very positive outlook, which is fantastic. The news stories make his injuries sound far less serious."
Sep 13
mikesbytes replied to James Mahon's discussion Super Car Runs Bicycle Rider Down from Behind - Akuna Bay - May 2018
"Real sad Bill. I was disappointed to see the article that talked of the charge had a lot of info on the car but didn't even mention the status of the injured rider"
Sep 13
Bill replied to James Mahon's discussion Super Car Runs Bicycle Rider Down from Behind - Akuna Bay - May 2018
"For those who may be interested, I've been visiting James. He is generally in good spirits but looks like he may not be able to use his right arm again - he is/was a dentist. The nerves were severed and his arm lies limp in a sling. His neck…"
Sep 13
Peter H replied to James Mahon's discussion Super Car Runs Bicycle Rider Down from Behind - Akuna Bay - May 2018
"You forgot...The driver of the WRX said he was very impressed with the handling of the new vehicle compared to the 2016 model he stole the week prior. Further to that, with the pedestrian collision detection system he was able to keep track of his…"
Sep 13
John Knight replied to James Mahon's discussion Super Car Runs Bicycle Rider Down from Behind - Akuna Bay - May 2018
"Yep, bizarre - reporting a serious crime as an advertisement for the weapon. Imagine if any other crime was written up this way! "The youth stole the Subaru WRX STi in Lane Cove and took the police on a 2 hour chase all over the Lower North…"
Sep 13

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

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