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The work of photographer Timm Kölln is worth the effort of a click to visit. Mr. Kölln has also produced a very cool book that would grace any cyclist’s coffee table: The Peloton. Here’s an example from page 4 of the The Peloton – Robbie McEwen. As you can see, the photos are in the [...]
The author of this indispensable resource, Bob Mionske and uBerFred were teammates on the National team back in the 80’s. He has made quite a name for himself in the bicycle law world. “Bicycling and the Law makes the law both entertaining and understandable and is a definitive resource answering bicycle related legal questions.” The [...]
The tag line says it all: Great Moments of Bicycling Wisdom, Inspiration and Humor. Even the SuperFreddie Hegg is quoted, although, you won’t find Eso.Si.Que.Es! TMI: You know you’re not quite ready for the ride until you’ve taken care of the morning business; here’s your perfect companion to keep you entertained and to help you [...]
Krabbe understood it..the essence of the sport..the loneliness..doubt…the emphasis not on the podium finish..not on the triumph..but rather the humility in defeat… the victory in suffering…the emptiness in the unforgiving moments on the rivet…the mountains of doubt..the swell tide of relief at the finish…the verdict… pick it up.. read it…its the quintessential novel on cycling…you can [...]