The Sunday Afternoon Ride

 

Situation 15

Peter may not have realised it because he probably learnt the skill subconsciously but he, as all other riders do, released the clutch in a couple of subtle stages, tailoring the release to the impetus of the machine. If he released the clutch in one smooth movement without variance for the load on the motor, the bike would tend to stall. Now the bike was moving slowly with unhindered passage along the path. Peter: