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by CubbyJaggy
21 Aug 2018, 7:30am
Forum: Campaigning & Public Policy
Topic: Death by Dangerous Cycling
Replies: 130
Views: 5347

Re: Death by Dangerous Cycling

I am not sure about that I got insurance because If I cause an Accident and have no insurance I know it is one of the things that pisses off motorists. So its just some ammunition I can take away from them. But also it covers my bike and accessories against loss and theft up to 500 quid and also I h...
by CubbyJaggy
21 Aug 2018, 7:27am
Forum: On the road
Topic: Another cyclist killed by lorry in London
Replies: 50
Views: 2237

Re: Another cyclist killed by lorry in London

It should be but at the moment it isn't so until then Cyclists should be more aware and take such things in to account
by CubbyJaggy
20 Aug 2018, 9:12pm
Forum: On the road
Topic: Another cyclist killed by lorry in London
Replies: 50
Views: 2237

Re: Another cyclist killed by lorry in London

Oh Gosh no no no Cycle cycle cycle Set a grand example and wear ARMOUR PLATING XD hehehehe I totally agree with you but the blind spot thing you said just seemed a bit off to me really
by CubbyJaggy
20 Aug 2018, 8:58pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Newbie! Looking for advice
Replies: 7
Views: 343

Re: Newbie! Looking for advice

Yes :) I said that I brake before turning :) I learnt this in my bike ability course :) but it still slid even on going straight on the gravel a bit
by CubbyJaggy
20 Aug 2018, 8:57pm
Forum: On the road
Topic: Another cyclist killed by lorry in London
Replies: 50
Views: 2237

Re: Another cyclist killed by lorry in London

Indeed you can't keep them away from you but you can stay out of blind spots if they pull up a long side you Reverse back maybe I dunno actually XD but get away I would actually get off and stand on the path if there is one or tap on the door and say I AM HERE HELLO !!! just making you aware thank y...
by CubbyJaggy
20 Aug 2018, 8:49pm
Forum: Campaigning & Public Policy
Topic: Death by Dangerous Cycling
Replies: 130
Views: 5347

Re: Death by Dangerous Cycling

velotrev wrote:If such a law is put in place does that then also mean that "all" cyclists that cycle on the public highway will need insurance?

I have insurance :D I paid £6 a month and it covers my bike me and all my bike accessories from theft and damage and it also covers me if I hit anyone too :D
by CubbyJaggy
20 Aug 2018, 8:34pm
Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
Topic: Newbie! Looking for advice
Replies: 7
Views: 343

Re: Newbie! Looking for advice

Just be careful riding on loose gravel I find it can handle it find but you need to slow down as it becomes slidy under braking especially if you turning I brake before turning and it still slid. I managed to stay on but it was a bit slidy so be careful
by CubbyJaggy
20 Aug 2018, 8:21pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Introductions - tell us about yourself
Replies: 1116
Views: 321523

Re: Greeting I am new ( dunno where to put this)

What, you love cycling? So do we! There is "A Positive Thread" on here that you may care to contribute to :wink: Welcome on board BTW, there are a million posts on these fora, if you search you will find answers to most of your questions thanks a lot :) I am looking through all the posts ...
by CubbyJaggy
20 Aug 2018, 8:19pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Introductions - tell us about yourself
Replies: 1116
Views: 321523

Re: Greeting I am new ( dunno where to put this)

Excellent operation deliveroo will be a success then Deliveroo is kinda my dream job :) because of my bowel Intussesseption its the only job I can really do properly :) I do LOVE cycling always have and in Milton keynes its SOOOO SAFE :) I have completed the bikeablity level 2 and want 3 so that whe...
by CubbyJaggy
20 Aug 2018, 8:16pm
Forum: On the road
Topic: Another cyclist killed by lorry in London
Replies: 50
Views: 2237

Re: Another cyclist killed by lorry in London

@peetee asked when I sat in the cab of a lorry. This was about two years ago and was at a cycle charity event at Silverstone. A few lorries had been brought there by a lorry accident reduction organisation. They were trying to educate cyclists that lorries have blind spots where cyclists can just n...
by CubbyJaggy
20 Aug 2018, 7:32pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Introductions - tell us about yourself
Replies: 1116
Views: 321523

Greeting I am new ( dunno where to put this)

Greetings I am new I am 30 years old and have just got my first road bike its a Triban 500 and its great fun to ride before that I always had the cheapest bike I could find regardless. I got this one because I needed a good bike that could cope with the miles for when I get my deliveroo job :) I hav...
by CubbyJaggy
20 Aug 2018, 7:05pm
Forum: Lands End to John O'Groats
Topic: Getting to Lands End from Scotland to start
Replies: 32
Views: 10030

Re: Getting to Lands End from Scotland to start

I am now wanting to do this journey how long does it take ? and is there anyone who would be willing to go with someone who has a physical disability that may well make it VERY EXTRA HARD XD
by CubbyJaggy
20 Aug 2018, 6:55pm
Forum: National Standard Cycle Training
Topic: bikeability
Replies: 2
Views: 7009

bikeability

I passed my Bikeability level 2 training :) which is cool I need to do level 3 next :D its was free to do as well :)


and I think its very good couple it with experience and it will make for very safe and good cyclists :)
by CubbyJaggy
20 Aug 2018, 6:21pm
Forum: Campaigning & Public Policy
Topic: Milton keynes
Replies: 11
Views: 922

Milton keynes

I live in the BEST place for cycling. Milton Keynes The Redways system is Great never need to go near any roads really HOWEVER, they are rather badly maintained so everyone goes on the roads the really FAST roads :O except me but aside from being lumpy and bumpy they are actually Brilliant cycling s...
by CubbyJaggy
20 Aug 2018, 6:13pm
Forum: Health and fitness
Topic: Syncope and biking
Replies: 10
Views: 869

Syncope and biking

Hey guys I am new I have just recently started cycling and on saturday I collapsed in Tesco. The hospital is saying it is because I have started cycling which is odd cos I don't ride fast maybe 12 mph average and I don't go for miles and miles only about 20 miles a day. Its just made me a bit appreh...