Re: [CR]Merckx in photo w/Morgan

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Date: Fri, 9 May 2008 14:28:56 -0700 (PDT)
From: "devon warner" <crabulux@yahoo.com>
Subject: Re: [CR]Merckx in photo w/Morgan
To: classicrendezvous@bikelist.org
In-Reply-To: <4824BF45.8020003@hahaha.org>


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 <morgan@hahaha.org>
> Subject: Re: [CR]Merckx
> To: classicrendezvous@bikelist.org
> Date: Friday, May 9, 2008, 2:16 PM
> CyclArt Shop wrote:
> > snip > are we sure he was/is nearly 6'1" ?
> <
> >
> > About twelve years ago at Interbike, I stood next to
> him and he was very
> > nearly as tall as I (6'2") so yes, he is at
> least six feet tall.
>
> http://www.wooljersey.com/gallery/morgan/morganrides/eddyride/img_1835.jpg.html
>
> I'm 6'2", and he's in his 60s so maybe not
> as tall as he once was. I
> don't doubt the published height or weight for Mr.
> Merckx from his
> Mexico record era.
>
> Morgan Fletcher
> Oakland, California, USA
>
> P.S. This discussion thread reminds me of the religious
> debates at the
> foundation of our world's religions. "How tall is
> Eddy Merckx?" will
> perhaps someday be decided by an ecumenical council.
> _______________________________________________

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