He is really into bikes and knows how to put them together.
And here people do throw things out if only one part is broken. I saw a bike in the garbage the other day. It looked like the chain was bad, but that was about it.
It was a Traffic Skills course, so we learned how to ride in traffic, what the rules are and how to behave in certain situations. Then we rode around the downtown area for a couple of hours. It was very good.
Mostly the streets I ride on are a bit quieter, but I still have to go through some busy streets.
Yesterday it was really hot, so I had to drink a lot of water.
The guys at work gave me a safety shirt. They were giving them out to the members. I look funny in it, but I'm very visible.
Here's something similar:
But mine is an actual T-shirt of polyester with little holes all over.
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