Re: [CR]Merckx in photo w/Morgan

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Date: Fri, 9 May 2008 14:28:56 -0700 (PDT)
From: "devon warner" <>
Subject: Re: [CR]Merckx in photo w/Morgan
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he looks like he is leaning forward in that photo with Morgan Fletcher. that makes him loose an inch.

-devon warner
san francisco, USA

--- On Fri, 5/9/08, Morgan Fletcher wrote:

> From: Morgan Fletcher <>

\r?\n> Subject: Re: [CR]Merckx

\r?\n> To:

\r?\n> Date: Friday, May 9, 2008, 2:16 PM

\r?\n> CyclArt Shop wrote:

\r?\n> > snip > are we sure he was/is nearly 6'1" ?

\r?\n> <

\r?\n> >

\r?\n> > About twelve years ago at Interbike, I stood next to

\r?\n> him and he was very

\r?\n> > nearly as tall as I (6'2") so yes, he is at

\r?\n> least six feet tall.




\r?\n> I'm 6'2", and he's in his 60s so maybe not

\r?\n> as tall as he once was. I

\r?\n> don't doubt the published height or weight for Mr.

\r?\n> Merckx from his

\r?\n> Mexico record era.


\r?\n> Morgan Fletcher

\r?\n> Oakland, California, USA


\r?\n> P.S. This discussion thread reminds me of the religious

\r?\n> debates at the

\r?\n> foundation of our world's religions. "How tall is

\r?\n> Eddy Merckx?" will

\r?\n> perhaps someday be decided by an ecumenical council.