Tuesday, October 20, 2009
Sunday, October 18, 2009
Saturday, October 17, 2009
Old but worthy-Tension at breakfast: A nifty translation of a Spanish article that has been in the presses a bunch recently on the Rivalry between Contador and Lance: Not a pretty picture of a unified team. Well worth the read if you are curious to the dynamics and power of Lance Armstrong. As far as I know this is the only true translation.
Lemond Stories of 1989- good stuff. It is a 3 part series.
Part 1. Part 2.
Races bought and cocaine use in the peleton? Who would have ever thought....Not news.
Finally, some carnage from the Classica. Sick descending in pour down rain.
Friday, October 16, 2009
It is interesting to see how far bikes have come since the early 80's/late 70's. I think there might have been more art in riding one of those older rigs with friction shifters vs. todays drive trains.
Thursday, October 15, 2009
Wednesday, October 14, 2009
Another rider fighting for his life-heal up quick Jonny.
Waffle NYC- I have been meaning to get me some Belgian style waffles...
Some stuff off of the interweb related to some industry events like the Roc, Interbiker and the Euro show:
Hope:Some of the finest quality components in the biz. From their hubs to their brakes Hope makes stuff that is on par or better than anyone elses stuff.
Skyde- A French ti bike builder making classic pieces of work. It reminds me of the mid to late 90's when ti was the material of choice.
Monday, October 12, 2009
Jamming Jones: WTF? No single speed? Next year I am coming to stay out at Jones place for some kliller single track riding in Bend OR.