View Single Post
Old 12-03-04, 07:44 AM
  #31  
galen_52657
Banned.
 
galen_52657's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2004
Location: Towson, MD
Posts: 4,020

Bikes: 2001 Look KG 241, 1989 Specialized Stump Jumper Comp, 1986 Gatane Performanc

Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Likes: 0
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Originally Posted by alanbikehouston
Being seven feet tall is an advantage in basketball, whether you are from Poland, China, Serbia, or Nigeria. Weighing just 160 pounds, yet being able to put 500 watts of power into a bicycle for an extended period of time is an advantage whether the rider is from Columbia, Belgium, Russia, or Texas. These "advantages" belong to individuals, not to a group, or to a nation.
How true. Meguel Indurain's brother, I think his name was Predencio or something, rode bikes professionaly. He was not even close to his brother in ablility.

Last edited by galen_52657; 12-03-04 at 09:14 AM.
galen_52657 is offline