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Originally Posted by Ridefreemc View Post
All good advice but I have to say a big no on riding against traffic. Not only illegal, but very dangerous. Oncoming traffic has significantly less time to see you and if you are hit add your speed to the speed of the auto (plus the fact that you are decelerating on impact rather than accelerating with traffic). All this is for another sub forum though - sorry.
I'm with you on that. I never ride against traffic. Also, the wind from passing cars helps, rather hurts. Just checked the forecast, and it looks like 20-30 mph headwinds for the first day. Glad I have a somewhat aero set up, but that's going to be tough, especially on the bridges.
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