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Old 11-19-13, 11:03 PM   #1
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Team Leopard Trek Bidon

I found a couple of these bottles at a local thrift shop, of all places. I was wondering if anyone knew off-hand whether these might be replicas that fans can purchase (couldn't find anything on the team's website), or if this was more likely something that a fan picked up at a race. Given my proximity to part of the Amgen route, that doesn't seem like a huge stretch. Thoughts?

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Old 11-21-13, 09:48 AM   #2
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Race bottles are white.

These were probably bought by a fan.

Either way they are just plastic bottles with advertising.
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Never figured that I'd get rich off of them, but if there was a chance that it might have once contained Jens Voight backwash or something, I'd leave it on the shelf at home.
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as opposed to using them?

Thrift store water bottles? That's nasty.
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as opposed to using them?

Thrift store water bottles? That's nasty.
For 99 cents, I figured cool little memento. Potential famous cyclist slobber a bonus.
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if there was a chance that it might have once contained Jens Voight backwash or something
If the top of the bottle was raggedly bitten off that could be Jens' bidon.

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I hate those bottles. The tops are prone to popping off if you squeeze them too hard. But they do make decent bottle cage tool kits/storage units.
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http://www.wiggle.com/elite-elite-co...-bottles-2013/
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See, Leopard Trek is not available. It is rare and priceless.
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Doubt it, wiggle probably doesn't carry it or the bottle is pre 2013.
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