Bike riding is fun,
Bike racing is fun,
but as cyclists we are vehicles and need to act as such. It is very important that we follow traffic laws, just like cars. Since we are not wrapped in steel, plastic, and saftey measures. It's even more important.
Chicago tribune article about a recent fatality
I've never taken part in the Tour daChicago, I'm not much of a racer. But I've talked to people that have. And it sounds like a good time. But, that being said, we need to be safe out there people.
Not much else to say about that...
Kepp the rubber side down,