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Old 09-28-11, 01:07 PM   #1
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Looking for my second love

I am 57 and have been long-distance touring since I bought my first 10-speed, a gleaming blue Schwinn Varsity when I was 14. Right now I am trying to track down my second bicyle love, a 1978 baby blue Centurion LeMans. It was a fantastic bike. I did a double century on it and lots of tours. Loved the bar-end shifters for loaded touring. But I bought a new Schwinn aluminum road bike in the mid-80's and then donated the LeMans to Cycle Across Maryland for their youth program. Now I want it back. If I could find the frame (23"/56cm) I could restore it. I still have my ex-wife's brown LeMans of the same vintage with all its original components. I would greatly appreciate anyone's help in the community to track this bike down. Thanks and hello. Doug
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Old 09-28-11, 01:21 PM   #2
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Welcome to Bike Forums Doug.

Good Luck on that one.
Do you have any photos of the bike?
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Old 09-28-11, 01:24 PM   #3
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Welcome Doug and good luck locating the bike.
I had a mid-80s Schwinn LeTour that I loved, but that was then. It doesn't compare to today's bikes. Have you looked at any new bikes lately?
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