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Old 06-29-20, 05:45 PM
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Originally Posted by robow View Post
There was a local fellow on a training ride doing hill repeats on the steepest grade hill we have (he was a very good category 3 racer) when he struck a deer on the downhill at high speed. Broke numerous bones and pretty much ended his racing career.

A woman whom I tour with had a squirrel dart out in front of her on a decent downhill and got caught up in her front wheel. She went over the bars and broke her clavicle.

Stuff happens, glad you weren't hurt.
Thanks for the kind thought. ✌️

Iím pretty skinny, probably weigh no more than 170 pounds, and she was pretty well-fed, probably closer to 200 pounds. I hate to think what I wouldíve looked like, if we DID collide. 🥺
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