Old 10-24-18, 05:15 PM
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HM70
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Bikes: Bertoni SLX (Daccordi)

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Originally Posted by Choke View Post
I'd ride the Bertoni....no one is going to care that it has an 8sp group. Consider this.....the Bianchi Eroica, which is "certified by the L'Eroica commission as suitable for participating in global L' Eroica events" has a modern 10sp Campy group with a compact crank.
Thanks for the encouragement. Now I really want to go. I'll put as much Camping back on the Bertoni I can find.
I was in Gaiole in the late 70s, rode in a "festa" tour for dilletanti and won a bottle of Chianti as the rider who came from farthest away. That got drunk b
ut I can wear the G S Gaioli flocked jersey from the ride! Eroica seems to be a Tuscan phenomenon well routed in the past
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