Re: [CR]Re Follis-Dunlop


Date: Sat, 21 Oct 2006 15:10:56 -0700 (PDT)
From: Thomas Adams <thomasthomasa@yahoo.com>
Subject: Re: [CR]Re Follis-Dunlop
To: Joe King <joeking@fastmail.fm>, classicrendezvous@bikelist.org
In-Reply-To: <1161465411.13924.273901266@webmail.messagingengine.com>


M. Forestier won Paris Roubaix in '55 ahead of Coppi, and the Tour of Flanders in '56, and was third in Paris Roubaix the same year behind Bobet and De Bruyne, all apparently on a Follis. C'est formidable!

http://www.cyclinghalloffame.com/riders/rider_bio.asp?rider_id=110

Tom Adams, who got a more significant machine than I suspected, in Shrewsbury NJ

Joe King <joeking@fastmail.fm> wrote: He are the 1956 contracted riders for this team: Nicolas Barone F, Aldo Bolzan Lux, Roger Chaussabel F, Roger Chupin F, Angelo Colinelli F, Jean Forestier F, Andre Payan F, Jean Pierre Schmitz Lux, Pierre Scribante F. Perhaps Aldo has a colour pic of one of them in that wonderful green jersey? Croeso Cymru Joe King Nr. Maenaddwyn Ynys Mon Wales

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