La vie de vélo

Adventures in cycling and life

Wanna see something gross

I just had to share this… Don’t click if you’re really queasy about open wounds 🙂

The results of tuesday’s crash (pre-stitches of course).

Long story short – the Horsetooth Time Trial was warm but very windy. I got hit with a huge gust that knocked my bike off the road and I took flight into a barbed wire fence on the roadside. I got away with some minor scrapes plus some stitches and a tetanus shot for good measure. It could’ve been much much worse.


March 31, 2010 - Posted by | Uncategorized


  1. believe it or not, it was more gruesome in person!

    Comment by jawsome | March 31, 2010 | Reply

  2. […] Yes, you heard me. 12 hours. Two weeks after fighting face to face with barbed wire (re-capped here), he is tackling the “Dawn ’til Dusk” race. I’m only going for the Trader […]

    Pingback by 19 miles, race spectating, and omg hills « Smooth Moves | April 4, 2010 | Reply

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