Re: [CR]Cycling Movie...2 Seconds


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From: Larry Strung <larry.strung@cogeco.ca>
Subject: Re: [CR]Cycling Movie...2 Seconds
Date: Fri, 6 Jul 2007 21:54:09 -0400
To: Tom Sanders <tsan7759142@sbcglobal.net>
cc: Classicrendezvous@bikelist.org

Hi Tom,

The city is actually Montreal, and the movie is Canadian. Sorry but I couldn't resist waving the flag...

Cheers,

Larry Strung Hamilton, Ontario CANADA

On 6-Jul-07, at 9:33 PM, Tom Sanders wrote:
> I don't think I have heard anyone mention the movie called 2
> Seconds. It's
> about a woman Pro Racer who gets the boot from her team and becomes
> a bike
> messenger. While there are some good racing moments, the real
> highlights of
> the film take place in a great little bike shop in Paris that is
> run by a
> crusty old retired racer who is seriously into a CR type thing with
> vintage
> racing bikes. His pride and joy was a great looking bike called a
> La Grigia
> (Looks like a Masi to me)...is there really a Grigia bicycle? At
> any rate,
> it is very much in the tradition of the bike films we occasionally
> get into
> discussing. I rented it from Netflix.
> Tom Sanders
> Lansing, Mi USA