What a cracking ride and day out, the house and etsate were very impressive, always good to meet new rb faces and machinery,
a big well done to marc for a smooth operation cheers mate and thanks for the karma chaps, better get building now.
I really enjoyed playing buckaroo with the dawes all day even got a few good drifts on the canal it did bite me though,, twice, as you can see from the pic above where im sat on my ass in the fountain garden, dont show off in front of friends as a multi tool to the kidney hurts and due to lack of grip I elbowed a gate post at speed doh, (tyres used were late eighties vredestein mont blanc's
I thought the death defying descent off the bridge was fun hats off to those who managed to ride down it
anyway here's some pics
botr 1985 specialized rockhopper
very rare indeed
mr and mrs elpedro sampling the local swimmers
home at last
lots of awsome metals
a very happy longun with his bike the ride prize
thanks again for a grand day out and I hope you can join the NW team over the pennines in the future on one of our bimbles too.
"ringo there the heaviest bikes every made I had the same but a firemountain and took a loss also to move it on
good to meet you" mate
WTD 1" steerer for manitous.........WTD 27.0 campag seat pin........
Riders: 1985 Dawes cougar: 1988 Spesh rockhopper: 1989 Spesh rockhopper comp: 1991 Gt karakoram: 1992 Gt karakoram: 1994 Cannondale M600: 1995 Smokestone: 1996 Kona fire mountain ss: 1997 Kona lavadome
next up, Dave yates and giant cfm3