17 year old Danish racer Julie Leth slides across the boards Friday at the UCI Track World Championship 33 laps into the women’s scratch race, taking out four other racers in the crash. American Shelley Evans’ bike snapped in half in the smashup. (more…)
3T and the US Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) announced a recall of all all VENTUS LTD, Ventus LTD 17, VENTUS LTD Gold, VENTUS LTD Track, VENTUS TEAM and VENTUS TEAM 17 bicycle aerobars. These aerobars retail for $1,000 to $1,200. Wow, those tri-geeks know how to spend serious cash on their gear.
A 57 year old woman riding her bike was doored and flung into the path of a bus Wednesday morning.
Maybe the Santa Clara CA Sheriff department can take lessons from Baton Rouge: A deputy driving fast and responding to a call for assistance sees a cyclist and swerves off the road to avoid killing him.
Tuck and roll for the win! Outstanding finish line crash and victory.
Attorney Brendan H. Kevenides is the “Chicago Bicycle Advocate.” He writes concerning what the British call SMIDSY or “Sorry Mate, I Didn’t See You” — the excuse that is often given when a motorist runs over a cyclist. (more…)