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Old 05-15-19, 05:43 PM
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Specialized Museum

Visited yesterday morning before stage 3 of the Amgen ToC. Been wanting to go here for years and finally had a reason to.

Overend's bikes

IMG_8010 by 2cam16, on Flickr

IMG_8011 by 2cam16, on Flickr
Cipollini's 2003

IMG_8013 by 2cam16, on Flickr
Boonen's 2008

IMG_8015 by 2cam16, on Flickr

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Cancellara's 2010

IMG_8018 by 2cam16, on Flickr

IMG_8021 by 2cam16, on Flickr
Mike Sinyard's first delivery bike

IMG_8022 by 2cam16, on Flickr
IMG_8021 by 2cam16, on Flickr
Of course, Sagan

IMG_8027 by 2cam16, on Flickr
More goodness here:
https://www.flickr.com/gp/75643561@N00/6Lt57Z

Plus they gave me a freebie water bottle complete with cold water. Invited me to an after race party at the compound but I was too tired after watching the race and had an hours drive home.

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Old 05-15-19, 06:51 PM
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That is cool, I am hoping to visit their sometime soon. I love seeing their older bikes and love seeing those old tension discs. The 90s was a crazy time for mountain bikes.
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Where is this museum ?
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Where is Kevin Costner's American Flyer's bikes?
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Where is this museum ?
At their HQ in Morgan Hill, CA
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Very nice! The second pic looks like Ned "The Lung" Overend's MTB.
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wow, I didn't know about their museum. Morgan Hill is not far from here, I will have to go check it out
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Did they engage in any frivolous lawsuits while you were there?
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Originally Posted by Doctor Morbius View Post
Very nice! The second pic looks like Ned "The Lung" Overend's MTB.
Yes it is. The first two are his.
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Did they engage in any frivolous lawsuits while you were there?
None that I was aware of.
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Did they engage in any frivolous lawsuits while you were there?
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None that I was aware of.
But he was only there for a couple of hours tops, right? Must have just caught them while the legal team was a lunch or something.
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