In response to the following comments made by the traffic court judge in the Ayla Holland/fixed-gear trial,
“If your client had a stick she could rub against her tire, you’d have a case.”
many local messengers are now equipped with stick-brakes.
They are also holding a stick-braking competition.
The event flyer (below) says the event is being organized by a group called the Horizontal Dropouts and it will include a stick-stop competition, stick-stands, and backwards sticking.
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