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Order: Level 4 Velominatus

Location: Netherlands

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The bike is always first. It's all about the bike.

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The Velominati have our own set of nicknames and terms which have developed over time through posts and correspondence. Some of these are names of landmarks or terms in cycling; others are nicknames for some of the riders in the pro peloton. While not intended to be offensive or derogatory, the nicknames in the list represent the riders’ pe...

@veesanteeco's posts:

  1. @unversio amen »

The Ride. It is the cathedral of our sport, where we worship at the altar of the Man with the Hammer. It is the end to our means. Indeed, The Bike may be the central tool to our sport, but to turn the pedals is to experience the sensation of freedom, of flight. It is all for The Ride.The world is overflowing with small, twisty roads that capture ou...

@veesanteeco's posts:

  1. You are not supposed to draft in an ITT but I couldn’t help myself of doing it for the recon lap of M.Moser on the Eneco tour last Friday. Note the 46km/h on the “U Rijdt” indicator. »

The Velominati have our own set of nicknames and terms which have developed over time through posts and correspondence. Some of these are names of landmarks or terms in cycling; others are nicknames for some of the riders in the pro peloton. While not intended to be offensive or derogatory, the nicknames in the list represent the riders’ pe...

@veesanteeco's posts:

  1. Can I suggest the “Contapunch”or the act of defending one’s self in case of an unexpected agression by a someone not on a bike? This related to Alberto Contador’s coup in the face when going up L’Alpe d’Huez in the 2011 TDF. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v… »