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The Bike. It is the central tool in pursuit of our craft. A Velominatus meticulously maintains their bicycles and adorns them with the essential, yet minimal, accoutrement. The Rules specify the principles of good taste in configuration and setup of our machines, but within those principles lies almost infinite room for personal taste.It seems in s...

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  1. @Mikael Liddy Thanks for that. I’ll repost once I’ve resized the photo manually. »

  2. Ok, clearly I’m incompetant. It wasn’t supposed to look like that. »

  3. Violating more than just Rule #26, I know, but I’d like your thoughts on this please. This is my #1. A mid 80s Bianchi. Campy Syncro (or Syncro II?) shifters and drivetrain, except the original 5 speed freewheel has been replaced with a 7 speed ti casset… »

Het Volk (it will always be Het Volk to me) and now the Strade Bianche may well mark the sentimental beginning to the season, but those are specialized, pre-season races that appeal mostly to riders who are preparing for bigger objectives later in the year, such as the Cobbled or Ardennes Classics. Same goes for Tirreno Adriatico and Paris-Nice; t...

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  1. VSP PICKS: 1. Cancellara 2. Kwiatkowski 3. Degenkolb 4. Sagan 5. Ulissi »

@Poppyseed's posts:

  1. VSP PICKS: 1. Cancellara 2. Boonen 3. Gilbert 4. Greipel 5. Van Summeren »

@Poppyseed's posts:

  1. VSP PICKS: 1. Cancellara 2. Cavendish 3. Griepl 4. Boonen 5. Gilbert »

@Poppyseed's posts:

  1. VSP PICKS: 1. Frank Schleck 2. Tony Martin 3. Philippe Gilbert 4. Jens Voigt 5. Leipheimer »

@Poppyseed's posts:

  1. VSP PICKS: 1. Cancellara 2. Gilbert 3. Hesjedal 4. Sagan 5. Evans »

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  1. Should be interesting. VSP PICKS: 1. Kirsten Wild 2. Trixi Worrack 3. Claudia Häusler 4. Karol-Ann Canuel 5. Julie Beveridge »

@Poppyseed's posts:

  1. Here we go… »

  2. VSP PICKS: 1. Boonen 2. P. Gilbert 3. Van Summeren 4. Hushovd 5. Boom »