Old Ned":31hze9k0 said:Tommy27":31hze9k0 said:So not only were you a top Time Trialist, but you were also leading the KOM in a grand tour at the time Ned!
There was a lorra hills on Boro' in them days tha knows. Wearing that wuz t'only way I cud gerrup 'em. :roll:
I weren't a 'top' TT'er. It was a 'second class' event in the Harrogate week calendar. Top lads rode an event on a different day.
Still under the hour was and still is a very respectable time. Specially on a northern course with potholes you could go caving in, unlike our drag strip south Southern courses.
I always love to see images on people time trialling on simply light, fast bikes with drops. Much better than all the aero malarkey.
Was that the club strip then?
Even at my slimmest I was always a trackie build. The only time trials I ever did were 10s and those were fixed.
Funnily enough for someone who prefers riding short distances, fast. I've now taken to Audax, but that includes cake stops.
Back on topic, I wonder what sort of prices and standard the new painting work will be