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PostPosted: Sat Jun 11, 2011 10:51 pm 
Old School Hero
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Joined: Tue Aug 18, 2009 12:57 pm
Posts: 210
Location: Suffolk, UK
I only ride my retro rigs. To me they have more character than any of today's modern machines and were built to last.

I believe in our 'disposable society' and excessive production of short-lived or disposable items these older steel machines are synonymous with sustainable living. I really like the concept of a bike for life.... (although TBH I have been toying with the idea of rebuilding an Alu/Carbon condor I used to ride ;)

A Pinarello Stelvio on old Campa 8v grouppo is my main ride and workhorse.

My MXL when I feel like a treat to myself.

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PostPosted: Tue Jun 14, 2011 4:36 am 

Joined: Fri Jun 10, 2011 1:53 pm
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Location: Toronto, Canada
All of my bikes are "retro" so that's what I always ride.

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PostPosted: Wed Jun 15, 2011 1:17 am 
retrobike rider
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Joined: Mon Sep 21, 2009 10:17 am
Posts: 1303
Location: Lewes, East Sussex
I ride all mine :)
If it's wet it's usually the Boardman and I keep my Claud Butler for the easy summer trails...

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