Cyclists typically have to share the road with cars and joggers, but an ostrich?
In South Africa during a race, a huge ostrich appeared out of nowhere and began chasing down a biker. The cyclist estimates that the riders in front of him were going 35 mph - and the ostrich was keeping up the pace.
In the words of Oleksiy Mischenko
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"We were on our training ride, around Cape Town, South Africa. The route was following the Cape Argus racing course with a detour to Cape of Good Hope (I love the name!) The road through the national park is quite and a little deserted. Suddenly I heard a noise on my left and saw a big ostrich in the bush, most likely a female. In a second her friend jumped from the left a started chasing my friends! I was following behind almost falling of my bike from laughter. The creature had no problem to keep up at 50km/h! Luckily I left us alone because we were about to run out of the road, at it is a dead end at the Cape of Good Hope."
- cyclist Oleksiy Mishchenko as shared by The New York Daily News