Counting down the days
Hi folks, yet another newbie. Long time lurker first time poster!
I'm Al, I live in North Shields UK, currently ride a BMW F800S and planning a year-long ride to distant shores starting in March 2009. This year is all about setting up work, finance and property stuff so that I can afford to do it, and making plans for the trip.
Nice to be here, hope to be around a lot more often!
If anyone's ever up Newcastle way stop by for a
RTW 2009 - Europe - Central Asia - Russia - Mongolia - Korea - Canada - USA
2010 - Near-fatal brain injury - hit by car while cycling
Scandinavia 2011 - Germany - Denmark - Sweden - Norway - Finland - Estonia - Latvia - Poland
Asia 2011 - Vietnam - Cambodia - Laos - Thailand - Malaysia
"A study shows drivers responsible for 87% of accidents with cyclists. Another shows drivers fail to see 22% of cyclists in clear view"