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Giro, the helmet company, goes vintage and honors L'Eroica

Old 09-04-15, 05:29 AM
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Giro, the helmet company, goes vintage and honors L'Eroica

"What We’re Riding at Eroica" : Giro? Official Site

"Celebrating Cycling’s Heritage & History" : Giro? Official Site

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[QUOTE=Barrettscv;18137240]"What We’re Riding at Eroica" : Giro? Official Site

"Celebrating Cycling’s Heritage & History" : Giro? Official Site

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The marketing machine is really gearing up!!!!!
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Originally Posted by gomango View Post
The marketing machine is really gearing up!!!!!
I was thinking the same. Reminds me of Brooks saddles involvement. Brooks has been involved with L Eroica since the event was small, to their credit.
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They seemed to find photos of the 20 people wearing helmets at L'Eroica.

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Clicked to see pics of new Giro vintage-inspired helmet. I am disappoint.
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Clicked to see pics of new Giro vintage-inspired helmet. I am disappoint.
Yup. I am in the market and thought I had a lead on something I might like.
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