peter99 wrote:Regularly get 'buzzed' by bikers. A near to home route into and back from the vale of york takes Leeds cyclists through Aberford and Sherburn in Elmet, near to the famous bikers cafe. Many of them go flat out round bends in this area on their way to and from the cafe. Too many times they have come towards me, apexed a bend I'm on and the wheels are twitching on the white lines / cats eyes. One mistake and they would be straight into me as they slid across the road.
At least in the car you have some protection. On the cycle, well, you've just witnessed the reality.
It really spoils this area for riding sometimes and there isn't a way to stop it.
james01 wrote:I'm an ex-motorcyclist and I'm apalled at the behaviour of this sizeable minority who terrorise ordinary road users for their selfish "kicks". Many of the most beautiful roads in the UK are plagued by their behaviour.
As you say, tragic news, and what a waste .
diapason0 wrote:What an awful thing to happen and for you to have to witness Thoughts and prayers with all concerned and their loved ones.
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