"Normally I would ride and was all ready to do so, but the rain was torrential In Ermington this morning. The sensible side got the better of me... So here I am on the world's slowest bus to the city and traffic completely jammed up. The thought…"
"where do you commute from Peter?
Sounds very similar to my Oatlands to Pitt St Syd commute..
Yes, driving is very unpredictable, Fastest was on school hols 40mins and slowest 2hr15, avg being 1hr45
So in fact cycling is quicker
"I agree, for me I am all about safety
I look at some of the risk taking going on and think, I hope you don't have a family waiting for you at home.
It would be more frustrating nursing broken bones and unable to ride, than take that extra…"
"My commute is 28kms, so it depends on how many trips I am doing that week.
I think my ride time depends on my bike, on my energy levels, light levels, temps etc...
An easier ride vs going hard is about 10 minutes... 19km/h avg vs 24km/h avg…"
"I used to go down King in the right lane - then go down Castlereigh and Park to get to College - but the road down the right is all bumpy now after it being dug up and filled back in. So I just take my time up the right side usually with a lots of…"
"Kent gets a little hairy approaching Elizabeth St because of left turners cutting you off and the hill slowing you down. Better in the right lane or maybe middle?
Market is good if not too hectic, but i wish they could sort out the cection between…"
Yes, I've riden both along the Windsor Rd on-road path and the off-road path on different occassions. This Sunday there is a West to Windsor ride which I think uses the on-road path. I'm thinking of doing this one :)