Feel the same about the horse riders in my area that come down the lanes were I live two abreast crossing onto my lane and expecting me to slow. But hey, guess thats just the world all over. Not the bike or the horse, just the rider.
Very true, Kevan! Some people are certainly living in an "it's all about me" world and they probably won't change unless something drastic happens to them. Riders at my barn occasionally went on the road...but I don't think any have since a recent incident at a nearby barn resulted in both the horse and rider being killed. As a driver dealing with horse-and-rider pairs, it must be even more frustrating for you, since you probably can't/won't honk your horn for fear of startling the horse.
It's just cycling. If I'd finally get off my butt (lolz) & buy some real cycling pants, it wouldn't be so bad. But somehow, I always end up wearing shorts that are too short & get chafed in all manner of unmentionable places. My own fault, of course.
#dailymission ROCK N ROLL. I used to have a great relationship with biking. I was 16 and used to ride from Big Rapids up to Reed City, Michigan. 25 miles round trip. I would listen to the classic r... read more