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Los Angeles Supercross - Mountain Biking in the LA Coliseum 1985

This race was John Tomac‘s very first pro mountain bike win. He was just a BMX kid from Michigan with a mohawk when I first met him at a downhill race in SoCal. His win took everyone by surprise since he was an unknown at this point. The race had such a

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HOW THE Tour de France BEGAN: Drugs, Killer Trails and Agressive Fans

Instagram: https://cutt.ly/NHBU7PATwitter: https://cutt.ly/WHBIq0XPayPal: donat@was.mediaTour de France was founded in 1903 by Henri Desgrange, editor of the...

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Espresso: Britain’s Coffee Revolution - Peloton Magazine

Coffee and cycling are so symbiotically connected that it is tempting to think that the two cultures must have developed in unison.

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A 'Tough Love' History Of The Bicycle : 1A

Bicycles are a symbol of freedom. Women suffragists hopped on bicycles to defy the patriarchy at the turn of the century. A child learning to ride their bike – and finally freeing themselves from their parents' grasp – is an early step towards indepen

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Cycle Speeway Perth late 50s in 2022 | Cycling, Speedway, Perth

Speedway cycle racing in Perth was controlled by the West Australian Amateur Speedway Association and was heavily inluenced by Speedway solo racing, as some of the names indicate, the young riders...

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'' look at life (cyclespeedway) '' - 1962?

I've been looking for the full version of this film since I first saw it at a cinema circa 1964.....this is the full length version and features 'south Lond...

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THE PEUGEOT - Steel is Real - 80s Aero French Bicycle

My Peugeot PH10L from 1982 -ish. I bought this beat up steel bicycle for 30 bucks then put thousands of miles on it after fixing it and sourcing parts. In th...

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Outlaw Origins of Mountain Biking // Born From Junk

"Born From Junk" traces the outlaw roots of mountain biking back to its raw beginnings in Crested Butte, where a crew of unlikely pioneers in pursuit of wild...

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1984 Coors International Bicycle Classic

The final big race before the 1984 games. Used by permission of the Race Director and Film Producer.

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1986 Pikes Peak Bicycle Race Part 1

6:00 AM, September 5, 1986. This was one of the cycling events during the World Cycling Championships that the public could participate in. As I remember,...

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Bicycling Trends in the 70s, 80s and 90s!

A walk through memory lane flipping through Bicycling Magazine in the 70s, 80s and 90s to see what was trending.PATREON: https://www.patreon.com/PathLessPeda...

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1985 Coors International Bicycle Classic

Bernard Hinault works hard for Greg LeMond in this, the first race appearance of the Badger. The roster includes the East Germans. Davis Phinney complains ab...

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The Simes Family Story Is the Story of U.S. Bike Racing - Peloton Magazine

Jack Simes got his first real race bike—it was a chrome, fixed-gear Landini with 24-inch wheels and Continental tires—when he was only nine, perhaps too young to comprehend he was inheriting a rich family legacy yet old enough to appreciate the storie

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The Art of Cycling: Icons in Posters - Peloton Magazine

These posters represent the golden age of cycling artwork, from the late 1800s to the 1940s

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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)