roadworksco:

roadworksbicyclerepairs:

A quiet beer during the 1930 Tour de France.

…salad in his cap and a steak in his bibs! A pretty round meal to hand!

roadworksco:

roadworksbicyclerepairs:

A quiet beer during the 1930 Tour de France.

…salad in his cap and a steak in his bibs! A pretty round meal to hand!


The only data you need.

The only data you need.

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Perfectly perched cap, check; Motorola brick, check; Casio watch, check; logo overload, check. Moreno rocking the early 90s.

Perfectly perched cap, check; Motorola brick, check; Casio watch, check; logo overload, check.

Moreno rocking the early 90s.

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grandeperca:

those were the days!

grandeperca:

those were the days!

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In those days they didn’t fuck about.

In those days they didn’t fuck about.

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Reblog if you’re a cycling tumblr, I want to follow you all

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Fausto. It doesn’t get any cooler than this.

Fausto. It doesn’t get any cooler than this.

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brixtonnihilistcyclingclub:

Joseph Thomin / Blood / 1962 / Tour de France

Aceness

brixtonnihilistcyclingclub:

Joseph Thomin / Blood / 1962 / Tour de France

Aceness

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TdF heroics are getting to Homeric levels now.

TdF heroics are getting to Homeric levels now.



During that year’s tour, Anquetil spent the rest day at a lamb barbecue and was initially unable to keep up with his competitors during the next day’s stage. Anquetil’s team director, however, gave him a bottle of champagne to help with his indigestion, and he caught back up to the other racers.
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During that year’s tour, Anquetil spent the rest day at a lamb barbecue and was initially unable to keep up with his competitors during the next day’s stage. Anquetil’s team director, however, gave him a bottle of champagne to help with his indigestion, and he caught back up to the other racers.


Jacques smoked cigarettes and had a cigar with every meal, he seduced his doctor’s wife, shagged his stepdaughter and got his stepson’s wife pregnant. He cheerfully told everyone that he doped and thought it was an integral part of the sport. He won 5 Tours 2 Giros and a Vuelta.
You wouldn’t see him wearing a fucking Livestrong bracelet.

Jacques smoked cigarettes and had a cigar with every meal, he seduced his doctor’s wife, shagged his stepdaughter and got his stepson’s wife pregnant. He cheerfully told everyone that he doped and thought it was an integral part of the sport. He won 5 Tours 2 Giros and a Vuelta.

You wouldn’t see him wearing a fucking Livestrong bracelet.


coolcyclecrew:
Words would be superfluous. Just look at the photo.

coolcyclecrew:

Words would be superfluous. Just look at the photo.


This is why they put two bottle cages on your bike - just in case.

This is why they put two bottle cages on your bike - just in case.

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There was a time before high-tech breathable wicking fabrics. If you got hot, you got over it.

There was a time before high-tech breathable wicking fabrics. If you got hot, you got over it.