Tag: Vancouver

Bike: 0, Car: 1

Tonight I had another “adverse interaction” with a vehicle. Tonight, it was a car coming up a hill, negotiating an “S” curve … on the wrong side of the road. The incident occurred at a curious place in Vancouver geography: W 8th Ave turns a 90 degree corner and becomes W 8th Ave. This occurs …

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Bike 0: Van: 1

Tonight, on my bicycle commute home from work, I was hit by a van. That’s it and its driver, below: Now, let me be upfront: I wasn’t hurt, the bike wasn’t damaged. However, the incident is typical of the sort of thing that I’ve encountered in 14 years of bike commuting in Vancouver. This time …

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