Re: [CR]Re: 1983 and all that


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To: olyoop@attbi.com
Date: Mon, 2 Jun 2003 19:20:45 -0400
Subject: Re: [CR]Re: 1983 and all that
From: Richard M Sachs <richardsachs@juno.com>
cc: Classicrendezvous@bikelist.org

snipped: On Mon, 02 Jun 2003 23:04:15 +0000 olyoop@attbi.com writes: "Maybe the big difference between 1980 and 1985 had less to do with the march of technology and more to do with a new class of folks who came into the sport and were less entranced with the European weirdness of the whole thing (which I have always found intoxicating.) The triatheletes and, later, the mountain bikers wanted a different kind of flash, convenience, and experience, and a mature, post-boom industry was ready to give it to them."

well stated. agreed! i sum it up in one word: androgyny. e-RICHIE Richard Sachs Cycles No.9, North Main Street Chester, CT 06412 USA Tel. 860.526.2059 http://www.richardsachs.com http://photos.yahoo.com/bobbesrs