Say NO! to "Burry" Gap

2013-01-14 09:32
Please note that this article has nothing to do with the death of Olympian hero Burry Stander.

Move this scenario to a windy road and you have a multiple vehicle collision when the first motorist has to slow down fast. Because the rights and safety of a sporting cyclist have to come before the rights and safety of a cyclist!

I hope that the officials who have to consider the introduction of a 1.5m gap realise that they cannot infringe on the rights of millions of ordinary motorists and their passengers for the sake of a few cyclists who deem themselves the most important road users in this country.

Get real cyclists and don’t make your fun, sports and thrill-seeking the problem of motorists and add to the congestion on the roads. And don’t exploit the death of Burry Stander for your own selfish and unrealistic  reasons.

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