Lineareagle Posted October 6, 2007 Share Posted October 6, 2007 I wanted to encourage everyone on the board to not be complacent in their riding,in particular making ASS U ME tions about what lies ahead on the road as you enjoy the great fall weather. As many may recall I dropped my bike in Nevada April 27th. This after a great ride of some 4500 miles and many varying conditions and roads. I was 'in the groove' so to speak what I did not know was that the easy sweeper I was approaching had a fine covering of sand that took my RT, Z6 tires and my 'groove' and put everything on the side of the road and me in hospital. I was quite literally screwed . . . It is now almost 6 months later and I am finally walking without a cane. Haven't ridden all summer. And now this beautiful fall weather and I am still not on two wheels. So, please folks don't assume the road ahead is like the road you are on, expect the un-expected and ride accordingly. BTW just two days ago heard a friend went down and very much is out. Funeral after our thanksgiving. Prompted my post. Ride safe, ride well, ride ATGATT. Link to comment
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