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Bad biking 24 hours

Discussion in 'General Motorcycling Discussion' at netrider.net.au started by bragi0, Apr 7, 2006.

  1. Well on top of everything non-bike related that went wrong yesterday (and that covers pretty much everything except dinner), a stupid cager [1] backed their breeder cage into the bike parked next to mine. My formerly non-scratched ZZR now has it's first wound, right on the fron mudguard. Still, my ZZR faired better than my cow-orker's Spada. That hit my bike first, then the ground. Scratched muffler, pegs, handlebars. Hopefully nothing too bad though.

    Then this morning I was almost cleaned up by a soccer-mum in her SUV when she went speeding along a suburban side-street on the wrong side. Judicious use of brakes and some funky steering saved me, my bike, but possibly not my pants. Have to go call the dry cleaners now...

    *sigh*



    They really are out to get me. Yes, I know you and every other biker warned me, but still, I hate reality coming to call.

    [1] This stupid cager fitted at least three of the stereo-typical bad driving groups. I won't tell you what they were though.
     
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  2. Heh, yeah you wonder how some of these cagers get on the road.
     
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  3. Hey Yesterday i had a Soccor mum in a Honda Pretend 4WD decide to overtake me on the inside of a single lane corner. lucky for me there was room to escape on the outside and no oil spots on the road to dodge.
     
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