Helping bicyclers

People have a lot of opinions of bicyclers but there is something that irritates me a lot. Its when cars park in the cycle-lanes – cars, vans, buses etc. Obstacles that forces the cyclers to enter the car-field. I drive a lot and see this often, it annoys me.

A few days ago I drove next to to a bicycler and ahead there were a parked car in the cycle-lane, I slowed down to give him room but further ahead there were more cars. I signed to him that he could cycle in front of me and I gave him a thumb up when I drove behind him for a while. When I turned off to another road he waved and smiled – it was fun! I recommend doing this, we all have a responsibility in traffic and I felt that this was a nice way of doing my part. Will you try? 🙂

If you want to go further, a guy have made this template to give the parked cars, you can find it here, its made by mrjorgen.

Øyvind Lasse Høysæter

Born in 1971, fell in love with computing in 1983 because of Sinclair's masterpieces. Continued on the magic surrounding the C64, Amiga and moved to the PC world in 1990. Loves science fiction, programming, astronomy, my family and my job. (developer) :)

1 Response

  1. Mr Jorgen says:

    Thank you! (Both for being kind to bicyclists, and for helping spreading the design. 🙂

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