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Singlespeed & Fixed Gear "I still feel that variable gears are only for people over forty-five. Isn't it better to triumph by the strength of your muscles than by the artifice of a derailer? We are getting soft...As for me, give me a fixed gear!"-- Henri Desgrange (31 January 1865 - 16 August 1940)

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Old 05-12-06, 05:21 PM   #1
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more 20's and 30's French courier race info with pics.

I have a feeling it's been posted before, but this is pretty cool.

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it has been, but it's worth a repost.

the whole site is worth digging around in, there's great stuff there.
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Old 05-12-06, 05:30 PM   #3
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i love this shot



thanks for the link!
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Old 05-12-06, 05:31 PM   #4
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sort of cool that even a few generations back, there were still people riding in alleycats.
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it has been, but it's worth a repost.

the whole site is worth digging around in, there's great stuff there.
Oh... I'm digging
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Old 05-12-06, 05:36 PM   #6
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hello new desktop wallpaper!
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The Kogswell Porteur is arriving sometime in mid to late June (next month! Yippee!) - after mine's built up you can see me bombing around San Francisco with a maniacal gleam in my eye and big bunches of crap loaded on my bike just like that
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