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Old 07-02-09, 10:24 AM   #1
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racing C&V

Does anyone race thier C&V's? Or is there any races out there that are for C&V's only?
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Old 07-02-09, 10:31 AM   #2
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I ref some local races and have seen guys on older bikes w/DT shifters. One I really wanted was a '77 Cinelli that a junior (age<19) rode, but he wasn't selling. (It had been his uncle's back in the day)
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Old 07-02-09, 11:21 AM   #3
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Someone is attempting to start a criterium series, "Men of Steel" to race you need a steel framed bike.
Not lugged, just Steel.
I think one race has been done already.
While I don't think steel is a real limit on performance,
It has a good marketing ring to it for promotion.
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Old 07-02-09, 12:28 PM   #4
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I raced my modernized 84 trek 760 last year.

Served me fine.

I've considered lining up to training races with it, but don't have a power meter on it and would like to have the data.
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