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Old 01-21-12, 04:20 PM
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Originally Posted by Rick@OCRR View Post
With all the crazy things humans do, I'm not so sure the MUP's are any safer than the roads, streets, etc. That said, you have be on a constant look-out and a high state of awareness (pretty much) all the time out there.
Sure, and more people get hurt using box cutters than dynamite every year, but which injuries do you think are worse?

I'm willing to risk a broken shoulder from MUP madness, I'm less willing to risk getting rearended at 55mph by grandma. I minimize that risk by doing many training rides on the SART, where scenery is the least of my concerns. Besides, the place is practically empty when I'm out there.
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