Old 09-23-14, 12:04 PM
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Originally Posted by mattm View Post
Which Bay area kids?

Also just saw a replay of the/a crash in the Women's TTT at Worlds, yikes.. I forget which team but ouch! Broken pelvis.

Btw since I got Universal Sports back (via Dishworld) I can barely keep up with all the cycling that's on..
Costa got 2nd and Mostov got 5th.

Originally Posted by caloso View Post
I saw the video. Looked like the lead rider really overcooked the turn and her front wheel caught one of the feet of the barriers, which caused her to endo and take out a teammate. Clearly rider error but why in the world would you line a course, especially a corner, with barriers that have feet that extend into the road? The Amgen Sacramento stage this year had barriers for the last 200m but they had smooth signage boards all the way to the street surface.
Not quite world level...but the Folsom Cyclebration uses those barriers and I clipped a pedal on one of them last year. Didn't crash but scared the crap out of me.
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