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Old 07-09-18, 10:23 AM
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canerods
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Originally Posted by Classtime View Post
Pay attention out there! In a short time, you will gain some confidence and feel quite comfortable at cruising pace. All good. But continue to watch the road ahead of you. A pine cone can take you down if your not paying attention. Also beware of shadows that can hide holes and debris.
Yes, you're right, I took too-wide of a turn into a church parking lot driveway (going too fast for my ability) and got caught in that space where the grass meets the asphalt. After picking myself up and realizing I'd survived the tumble without broken bones, I checked out the bike and slowly peddled home with a sore hip, a few scrapes, and injured ego. After that, I realize I need to take your advice seriously for sure.

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