It is currently Thu Dec 12, 2019 9:01 pm

All times are UTC + 1 hour




Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 1 post ] 
Author Message
 Post subject: Charles Pélissier
PostPosted: Sun Sep 11, 2011 9:57 am 
Offline

Joined: Wed Jul 15, 2009 5:38 pm
Posts: 642
Found an article in a newspaper archive of May 7, 1938:

A bicycle racer called Charles Pélissier was presented (it seems almost at the end of his career) a bicycle by Ettore Bugati (sic) for the Paris-Tours Bicycle race of May 8th, 1938. It seems at 35 he was still able to beat several of the younger competition.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_P%C3%A9lissier

The race was won by an Italian Rossi at 42,92 km/h average.

Was he cycling something like this:
Image

_________________
"Barttore has left the forum"


Top
 Profile  
 
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 1 post ] 

All times are UTC + 1 hour


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Google [Bot] and 0 guests


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  
cron

Valid CSS :: Valid XHTML Copyright © 2007 by Bugattibuilder.com :: Disclaimer :: Contact :: Advertising possibilities

Powered by phpBB © 2000, 2002, 2005, 2007 phpBB Group