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Four classic routes of 35-110 miles on Sunday (for SOME bikes made in or before 1987 or made in the classic style, without modern "click shifting" or clipless pedals) go through amazing Central Coast countryside
Apparently, if you show up at the start line on a 1987 Cannondale, you will be politely asked to leave, as only "certain" pre-1988 bikes are allowed. But hey, at least they allow pre-1988 Shimano-made components, that seems like a major concession, though I imagine you might get some disparaging looks from fellow riders.

6.1 – Bicycles
Historical Bikes (also called Bici Eroiche, in Italian) are all road racing bikes built in 1987 or earlier, with or without gears, as those built in the late 1800’s and early 1900’s. These bicycles most likely have a steel frame, but also other types of rare frames are permitted, such as the aluminum frames built by Alan and Vitus, with screwed or glued joints, the Exxon Graftek frames of the late 1970’s with carbon tubes glued to aluminum lugs and Teledyne Titanium frame set made in the 1970's and some aluminum frames that were built in the 30's ...
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