Getting cut off – video clips from a frustrated cyclist

It sucks getting cut off by drivers. While most drivers check their side-view mirrors and blind spots, too many of them out there don’t. Continue reading Getting cut off – video clips from a frustrated cyclist

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Getting Doored

Here is footage of how I got doored yesterday on the Christophe Colomb bike path near Rachel. It sucks getting doored.  It’s the kind incident that shatters a cyclist confidence in being able to ride safely through city streets.  It puts cyclists in a powerless situation that can lead to serious injury and even fatality.  In the worst case scenario, getting doored can cause a cyclist to lose control and veer into moving car traffic. Some bike paths are designed to eliminate the possibility that the door of a parked car, adjacent to a bike path, can swing open and block … Continue reading Getting Doored