#CyclingHistory

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The 1968 Tour de France and the Spectacle - Peloton Magazine

Call me a traditionalist (is that really an insult?), but shouldn’t the Tour de France actually be a kind of lap of the country? Or, as the French say, a true Grande Boucle? In recent years, in search of more creative racing, the organizers have disrupt

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Barry Davies - Colourful Cyclocross Star of the 70's and 80's • VeloVeritas

Perhaps the most colourful of the cyclocross pro's in the 70's was the man with the ‘George Best Look’ and the lightest of bikes – Barry Davies.

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Sports Review - Motor Paced Cycling (1946)

Full title reads: "SPORTS REVIEW - MOTOR PACED CYCLING".London.Start of the motor paced cycling race at Herne Hill, London. Various shots of motor bikes and...

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America's Greatest Cycling Collection - Bike Memorabilia

Brett and Shelly Horton have amassed one of the largest collections in the world of objects celebrate bike racing's rich and dramatic history.

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Highland Adventures - Peloton Magazine

“So wondrous wild, the whole might seem / the scenery of a fairy dream.” — from “The Lady of the Lake,” by Sir Walter Scott Gravel riding may be cycling’s latest craze, but it’s nothing new. In Britain, touring cyclists were venturing onto u

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1932 Olympic cyclists from Victoria

2007 induction of Olympic cyclists from Victoria into the Greater Victoria Sports Hall of Fame. Included were Lew Rush, Stan Jackson and Glenn Robbins.

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The Daredevils Who Invented Mountain Biking

Today's hipsters and their fixie bikes are not the first to embody the too-cool-for-school persona of the cyclist. In the 1970's, counter-culture types in th...

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Eileen Sheridan - "This Girl Can" - Journal

The tale of long distance record-breaking British cyclist Eileen Sheridan, one of the sport's best riders and the ultimate advert for women's cycling

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U.S. Track Cycling Championship (1929)

U.S. Cycling Championship (1929)