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Old 09-07-19, 12:05 AM
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F1 greats Mark Webber and Alain Prost climb Alpe d'Huez
7800 Dura-Ace with a 7800+power meter crankset!
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Old 09-07-19, 07:56 PM
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The great Ayrton Senna reconnoitering the track, on what looks like a Bianchi.

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Old 09-08-19, 06:29 AM
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Another of Senna on a Bianchi

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Some former F1 greats on bikes. Including Scheckter, Hunt, Lauda, Fittipaldi, et al.
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Old 09-26-19, 09:06 PM
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A Khal who cannot ride is no Khal
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Old 09-28-19, 02:45 PM
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Ha, just saw this one. I guess timing is everything, sometimes? 🤔😉
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Man Elke Sommers. Haven't seen a movie of hers in awhile.
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Damon was rumored to be preparing to play the lead role a movie about Lance Armstrong, quite a few years back. Project must have been abandoned when the all doping stuff exploded. Would have been a fun movie to watch, had it been made, though likely just for laffs, at all the stuff about professional bike racing that Hollywood would inevitably get wrong.
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Old 10-10-19, 02:15 PM
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Old 10-10-19, 09:28 PM
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Jimmy Carter is a bike guy!
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Old 10-11-19, 11:40 AM
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Richard Sherman + Gronk
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Old 10-11-19, 11:42 AM
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Big Papi and Gronk
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Old 10-11-19, 11:50 AM
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I feel like that's something that would suck about being a celebrity, you cant ride a bike around a town without getting harrased
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Old 10-11-19, 04:13 PM
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Big Papi and Gronk

I can't count how many times people had said to me "She isn't pedaling!" I don't see Gronk pedaling one bit.
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Old 10-16-19, 12:27 PM
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Bill Walton -- Tall in the Saddle (1980)

From Bicycling! in 1980. Bill Walton is a serious cyclist.



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Old 10-16-19, 05:56 PM
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The late great Robin Williams with Lance. Check out the left brake lever on Lance’s bike. Quiz—-Anyone know why it’s not an STI? (I know, but I’m quizzing everyone)
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Old 10-16-19, 06:03 PM
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Lighter weight with friction front (or no front).
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Old 10-16-19, 07:09 PM
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Missing a nut?
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Old 10-16-19, 07:40 PM
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An outtake from an unaired episode, where Tony tries to fix the Tour de France.

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Old 10-16-19, 07:44 PM
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Originally Posted by SpeedofLite
From Bicycling! in 1980. Bill Walton is a serious cyclist.
I saw Walton riding at the Tecate-Ensenada that year. He sailed right by me on a climb. I was surprised to see a big guy climb that well.
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