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Old 06-15-06, 10:18 AM
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Originally Posted by cat4ever
A cat 1 should get a free bike from the team if he has good standing. Bare minimum, frame/fork and steep discounts on everything else.

I see guys in the cat 1/2 races on crappier bikes than the cat 4/5's all the time.
Exactly. I see many cat 1 teams riding on Cannondales they give out for free, while the Cat 5s are working as engineers or lawyers or whatever during the week to spend their own money on more than they need, probably to make up for the training lost while sitting in an office
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