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    Cycle Speedway?

    excuse my ignorance but has anyone here heard of this? it looks like fun! single speed no brakes!


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    I'd run about 90gi and arrospoks.
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    maybe if you didnt need to use those bars
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    lol they are pretty hideous. but the actual race looks pretty intense. real short sprints with elbow throwing in the turns.

    bikeworks built one of these bikes up a while back



    http://www.bikecult.com/works/archiv...tracycleS.html

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    Breaking away.

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    I'd totally rock that bike with Deep V's and track drops.
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    Quote Originally Posted by dsh View Post
    Breaking away.
    Those bikes have coaster brakes!

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    Quote Originally Posted by dsh View Post
    Breaking away.
    ya i remember in that movie i was like wtf is that race? Were the producers too cheap to spring for a velodrome rental? haha

    pretty sick, though. I'd be down.
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    Quote Originally Posted by hairnet View Post
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    I actually knew / raced with some of the guys who played racers (Team Cinzano) in that movie (Breaking Away) and the double for Dennis Christopher (Dave Stohler) in some of the action scenes.
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    The guys, except for Quaid, came and spoke at a screening here a few months ago. They had some nice stories to tell
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