Monday, 1 October 2012
Being a third wheel has got a negative reputation. But in fairness, when you get a puncture, the third wheel is exactly what saves you from the flat tyre. Yet, holding a spare wheel in your hand curbs your ability to grip the handlebars firmly and have a proper control over the bicycle.
I noticed this guy in Rathmines on 21 August 2012. A few hundred metres down the road, he was still cycling.