{read online epub} Cycling Heroes: The Golden YearsAuthor Les Woodland – Bilb-weil.de

Les Woodland Climbed Aboard His Old Carlton Bike To Take A Nostalgia Trip Across Belgium And Holland To Visit Some Of Cycling S Greatest Riders Cycling Heroes The Golden Years Tells The Story Of That Journey He Took In The Early S And The Time He Spent With Some Of The Finest Riders From The S, S, And S Rik Van Steenbergen, Rik Van Looy, Jan Janssen, Wim Van Est, Hennie Kuiper, And Peter Post Were Some Of The Most Colorful And Dominating Riders Of An Era That Produced Many Of The Sport S Greatest Ever Champions In This Book Woodland Has Collected Their And Other Riders Precious And Fascinating Recollections, Some Going Back To A Time Of Leather Saddles, Cloth Caps, And Spare Tires Wrapped Over Riders Shoulders When Screaming Fans Packed Smoke Filled Velodromes To See Their Heroes Up Close When A Stage Of The Tour De France Could Take Than Hours Woodland Has Filled In His Portrait Of Racing S Golden Years With The Stories Of Those Riders Who Were Either Too Far Away Or Time Got There First, Including Fausto Coppi, Louison Bobet, Jacques Anquetil, And Raymond Poulidor Join Les Woodland On A Captivating Journey Back To The Golden Age Of Racing


5 thoughts on “Cycling Heroes: The Golden Years

  1. adaptations.se Customer adaptations.se Customer says:

    A really well written account of those men, some household names, some unsung heroes, who raced around the UK and Europe in the 50s and 60s It is the best cycling book I have read, I think But then again, I have an interest in cycling from the time.


  2. brian griffiths brian griffiths says:

    A very informative and entertaining read, just as I would expect from this well known author.


  3. Vicky H Vicky H says:

    Gift for my dad he absolutely loved it.


  4. Anthony Anthony says:

    Very enjoyable and informative.


  5. May Blossom May Blossom says:

    Highly informative Les Woodland is an easy to read and entertaining author.