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by Horse
Tue Mar 12, 2019 12:47 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello all
Replies: 43
Views: 624

Re: Hello all

Triquet wrote: Oh, and for word of the week: what does "spirited" mean?


:)

"Have a few wee drams before setting off"?
by Horse
Mon Mar 11, 2019 5:49 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello all
Replies: 43
Views: 624

Re: Hello all

Thanks for clarifying :)
by Horse
Mon Mar 11, 2019 5:46 pm
Forum: In The News
Topic: 20 mph limits - safer?
Replies: 22
Views: 3152

Re: 20 mph limits - safer?

A mate of mine swerved to avoid a child, broke his arm when he fell out of bed.
by Horse
Mon Mar 11, 2019 12:45 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello all
Replies: 43
Views: 624

Re: Hello all

Am I a smoother driver? Probably not. Could you expand on this? One of the things I'm always pleased by is passengers falling asleep* (because I can have a nap too without them worrying ;) ), so it's concerning if you've been moulded into a less-smooth driving style. * I suppose it could always bee...
by Horse
Mon Mar 11, 2019 12:40 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello all
Replies: 43
Views: 624

Re: Hello all

Apologies for the delay in replying, I composed a multi-quote message yesterday, then managed to delete it :oops: your pace/speed/progress will naturally rise It shouldn't, any increase in speed should be a conscious decision. Well as you snipped that bit off the front of my quote ;) ... Once they s...
by Horse
Mon Mar 11, 2019 12:18 pm
Forum: In The News
Topic: 20 mph limits - safer?
Replies: 22
Views: 3152

Re: 20 mph limits - safer?

sussex2 wrote:I love a good squeeze in between a couple of pillows...tends to up the pace somewhat amd no speed limit either.


Apparently, statistics show that 95% of people are caused by accidents . . .
by Horse
Sat Mar 09, 2019 5:30 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello all
Replies: 43
Views: 624

Re: Hello all

. I would also suggest that if someones comfort zone is driving at 40-45 mph everywhere as many do because they are comfortable with that, then how will they cope with something unexpected. If you do not stretched and improved your abilities you will never be a better driver/rider. I think that I'd...
by Horse
Sat Mar 09, 2019 2:03 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello all
Replies: 43
Views: 624

Re: Hello all

Visual Expert has a lot of interesting articles, including:

https://www.visualexpert.com/Resources/ ... ntime.html
by Horse
Sat Mar 09, 2019 1:16 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello all
Replies: 43
Views: 624

Re: Hello all

Correct. Reaction time remains the same (although it can vary IYSWIM), but the distance covered in that time will extend.

Boredom? Perhaps you need to improve your self-awareness ;)
by Horse
Sat Mar 09, 2019 10:51 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello all
Replies: 43
Views: 624

Re: Hello all

your pace/speed/progress will naturally rise It shouldn't, any increase in speed should be a conscious decision. What improved forward planning can enable is the opportunity to identify those locations where you might be able to go faster - or should go slower. The 'surprise horizon' doesn't change...

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