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Originally Posted by dpicare26 View Post
I live in Altoona now! Wish they still had the Tour though. I've only been here 3 years and was never able to experience it. I do own a Schwinn Paramount that supposedly won the race one year, though. Bought it from the guys wife, who also won the Tour once or twice.
It was an awesome race at the time. I remember going through tunnels at horshoe curve, climbing ridiculously steep climbs, heading up to blue knob, etc. They even closed down the one lane of I-99 to run the Time Trial. It was fun. Who did you purchase the bike? The name that comes to mind is Brooke Blackwelder. Team Bodywise...Cannondale based team. I can't remember her husband's name. She was a classy pro! really good PR person too.
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