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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 11-24-07, 03:41 AM   #1
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C+ article on UK hill climbing time trials

I'm posting this short article by request of a forum member a while back. It's a bit of historical info about hill climb time trialing in the UK, mixed in with the author's personal musings and some great old photos of fixers givin'r.

http://www.sfu.ca/~ahartlin/kings_of_the_hills.pdf
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