Re: [Classicrendezvous] Beryl Burton on CR Tee

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Date: Fri, 20 Oct 2000 12:44:40 -0400
From: Jerry Moos <moos@penn.com>
To: Paulie Davis <paulieflt@hotmail.com>
CC: Classicrendezvous@bikelist.org
Subject: Re: [Classicrendezvous] Beryl Burton on CR Tee
References: <F224JXncnm5c4GnO9lT0000297f@hotmail.com>


Here's a brief summary of her career:

http://www.writetools.com/women/stories/burton_beryl.html (mapped)

Among her other achievements, she was twice world champion in road race, five times world champion in pursuit, and British Best All Round time trialist for a mind-boggling 25 consecutive years.

Regards,

Jerry Moos

Paulie Davis wrote:
> Jerry Moos <moos@penn.com> wrote:
>
> >Before anyone goes too far with an alternate T-shirt design, maybe we
> >should get some feedback from the female members on what they think of a
> >Beryl Burton photo. Jill? Amanda? Sarah? Paulie? Karen?
>
> Well Beryl was getting my vote, of course, until Aldo carried the day with
> his new version of the kiss. There are still tears in my eyes from
> laughing.
>
> Now the obvious question from somebody who knows yet very little of cycling
> history (and who grew up with BB referring to Brigette Bardot, but lately
> thought it referred a bottom bracket [don't everybody get carried away with
> this line of thought!]): Can anyone send me to a site to quickly catch up
> on this celebrated BB's accomplishments?
>
> OK, off to work in a drizzly Los Angeles!
>
> Paulie "Newbie & Female" Davis
>
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