Ive had two punctures in last week, tyres are in good nick so think ive just been unlucky.Anyhow, I find it crazy that tubes cost over 10 dollars here (Cecils in CBD).Back in England you could buy 5 tubes for 10 dollars.Is there somewhere, perhaps online, that does a good deal on racer tubes?See More
"Ouch! I know the feeling :) I ran afoul of a pothole in '90 - it was early and dark and I just didn't spot it. I hit the road with my right hand (took the flesh of the palm) and left knee (broke it). My left knee's never been the same…"
"Take some photos and report it in writing. If its a local road then report it to your council, otherwise to VicRoads. My girlfriend hit a big hole in the road, came off and wrote off her bike, VicRoads were very quick to pay for the repairs (ie…"
Best wishes for a quick recovery.
Similar thing happened to my wife on the Merri Creek path, she diverted around a nice old lady with her dog, onto the wide grass verge and crashed straight into a drain that was completely obscured by…"
"Thanks for that link. Im not a member of BicVic, but using those links, have emailed the local council an email detailing location of pothole and info about the accident.
I also went on to read further info about claiming compensation, this link in…"
I fell off last night cos of a pothole.Was heading back from work and was on the last straight home.Was dark but had some good lights on.Car pulls out of a side street on left to turn right down same road Im on.S/he prob should have let me go as I had to slow down.As car was in my path (it slowed down to double check traffic coming from left), I was unable to see the pothole that the car was on top of.Car pulled out, and I hit pothole at around 15-20kph.Hands come off bars, hit the deck with my…See More