[CR]Pic of the Day - Das dicke Ende kommt noch!


Date: Sun, 15 Jul 2007 15:07:11 -0700
From: Jay Sexton <jvs@sonic.net>
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Subject: [CR]Pic of the Day - Das dicke Ende kommt noch!

Wow, those guys were tough! What a comparison to todays pampered circus.

Thanks for the photo Aldo.

Jay Sexton Sebastopol, CA

Date: Sun, 15 Jul 2007 15:32:57 -0400 From: "Aldo Ross" <aldoross4@siscom.net> To: <classicrendezvous@bikelist.org> Subject: [CR]Pic of the Day - Das dicke Ende kommt noch! Message-ID: <000801c7c716$f33715f0$6b14fbd1@Newhouse> Content-Type: text/plain;charset="iso-8859-1" MIME-Version: 1.0 Precedence: list Message: 1

Pic of the Day 16 July, 2007

"Das dicke Ende kommt noch!"

Tour de France, 1936. As if climbing the Galibier wasn't tough enough, here's what riders faced descending the other side! That's Germany's Erich Haendel with the cockeyed goggles. From "Le Miroir des Sports" No.895, 16 July 1936.

Click pic for large image.

http://www.wooljersey.com/gallery/aldoross/pd/Cailloux01.JPG.html

Aldo Ross
Middletown, Ohio