Originally Posted by groop
I've riddent that stretch a hundred times. I hate that corner---not because it's technically difficult-- it's not. But one moment you're cruising along and the next thing you know there are telephoto lenses pointed at you. By the time you see them, you are already turning the bike and it's easy to take your eyes off the apex. It's distracting as hell.
Ditto. And also you never know when you might have an idiot coming the other way on the wrong side of the road (cars or bikes).
I'll only ride that section of the snake early morning before the photographers have set up, and the idiots are still sleeping.