Category Archives: cycling safety

Seattle Bike to Work Day 2014 – What about Drive to Work Day?

On Friday the 16th of May 2014, Seattle and many other cities celebrated Bike to Work Day.  Bike to Work Day is part of May which is Bike Month.  Seattle had good weather and expected to set the record for their Bike to Work Day with over 20,000 participants.  That is an impressive number.  I rode the 25 mile round trip to work.  I stopped on the way for some… Read More »

Kimberley Davis… What this Australian twit teaches us about the state of American roads?

Last week I discovered this lovely piece of humanity.  Her name is Kimberley Davis, a provisional Australian driver who hit a cyclist while texting.  When she hit the cyclist she broke his back and he spent months recuperating from his injuries.  Her attitude was something I would have expected from an American.  She showed no remorse and was annoyed by the damage that the cyclist inflicted on her expensive BMW.  You… Read More »