Archive for July, 2011
Get it now, feel brave and open your Paul Sherwin ‘Suitcase of Courage’. One of the most memorable quotes from the 2011 Tour de France commentary by Sherwin and Liggett. It was stage 12 in the Pyrenees and as the Schlecks hammered out the pace Paul Sherwin made the call to maillot jaune wearer Thomas Voeckler
Some old photos of the Tour de France of 1928 have just been added to Flickr by Numerius. Do you think goggles will make a comeback like caps?
and no cap in this one but it is excellent!
Fact: A cycling cap worn properly make you look more Euro and therefore cooler..
Here’s Hennie and he is looking very Euro in his DAF Trucks team kit. Now the Bic jersey is not as available at Prendas I am eyeing off this one and this cap look seals the deal!
This is Robert wearing a great cap from the bicycle manufacturer Alan to go with his steel frame Alan bike he’d restored.
Alan Bicycles: First in the world to make aluminium and carbon frames In 1972, ALAN was the first company to introduce an all aluminum frameset made from aerospace grade aluminum. Just a few years later in 1976, ALAN was again first in developing and manufacturing a production carbon frame made by bonding Torayca carbon fibre composite tubing to cast aluminium lugs, a process still widely used today by many manufacturers.