Category Archives: Bicycle Track Racing

The Lost World of French Professional Cycling in the 1950s


Tomorrow We Ride by Jean Bobet Review by Jeffrey Morseburg American cyclists tend to come from the ranks of the great middle class or even from affluent backgrounds.  Tour de France champion Greg Lemond grew up in the tony Lake … Continue reading

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Bicycle Craftsmanship Makes a Comeback


Bespoke: The Handbuilt Bicycle By Julie Lasky (Lars Muller Publishers, 2010) Review by Jeffrey Morseburg This past spring, an exhibition titled “Bespoke: The Handbuilt Bicycle” opened at New York’s Museum of Art and Design. This is the ideal location for … Continue reading

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Yes, A Bicycle Built for You


Custom Bicycles: A Passionate Pursuit By Christine Elliott and David Jablonka (Images Publishing, 2009) Review by Jeffrey Morseburg In periods of great technological change, there have often been movements where people reach back to the past for inspiration, to a … Continue reading

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