Re: [CR]Eroica: 125 km race on ancient bikes

(Example: Component Manufacturers:Avocet)

Date: Wed, 30 Jan 2002 00:35:35 -0800
From: "Chuck Schmidt" <chuckschmidt@earthlink.net>
To: classicrendezvous@bikelist.org
Subject: Re: [CR]Eroica: 125 km race on ancient bikes
References: <F229YDf7U77Jeqt5qWd00006cdf@hotmail.com>


Jay Van De Velde wrote:
>
> I've been wondering when a cycling equivalent of the Mille Miglia was
> going to appear and this is as close as I've seen.I've wanted to tie a
> trip to visit the Belgian relatives with a cycling trip,and the Eroica
> certainly sounds like it is quite the experience.Plus this event gives
> me an excuse to pursue another bike,since I haven't the proper one to
> participate with.If any list member has a '50s or earlier bicycle
> preferably Italian sized 59cm c-c or larger they are willing to
> sell,please contact me off list.I'll be gathering more information
> from the event organizer as well so contact me if you're interested.
> Jay Van De Velde
> Seal Beach,CA

Aldo found this in a net search: http://www.uispsiena.it/eroica.htm

Chuck Schmidt
SoPas, SoCal