The Rules – the Way of the Cycling Discipline is an essential a part of every cyclist’s kit-whether you’re riding to work or training to be the next Bradley Wiggins or Victoria Pendleton. Winning awards and gaining millions of viewers, Velominati.com has grow to be an online cycling mecca. In 95 canonical rules, these masters of the peloton share tips on gear, tell stories from cycling’s legendary hardmen, and enforce the etiquette of the road-with a healthy, regularly sinister sense of humor. Practical and motivating (Rule #12: the proper number of bikes to own is N + 1, where N is the number of bikes currently owned), unflinching and authoritative (Rule #9: In case you are out riding in bad weather, it means you’re a badass. Period.), The Rules will help readers find their cycling passion, whether it’s in high alpine passes or tight velodrome races, in the garage before the ride or in the bar afterward. Vive la Vie Velominatus.Velominati Way of life will grow to be apparent as you read this book.WORD WARNING – this book contains words that might make you blush – don’t let young children near this book!.Favorite Rule – #62 ‘You Shall Not Ride With Earphones’ -watch out for “…gleaming black monkeys”..About the Authors – An elite group of cyclists that are trying very hard to keep it real and inline, when not involved with subversive and nefarious plots. They’ve dreams of taking over the world after everyone reads this book..Foreward by biking Hall of Famer – Greg LeMond.Authors – Velominati – Keepers of the Cog, Frank Stack, Brett Kennedy, John Andrews, Mark Carlson, & Jim Thompson.Binding – Hard.Pages – 304.Publisher – W.W. Norton.Year – 2014 First American Edition.ISBN – 97809393242195.
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Wickedly Funny – road riding guidelines
The Velominati embrace cycling as a lifestyle, as obsessed with style, heritage, authenticity, and wisdom as with performance. This is their bible.
Are you a rider or a poser? No matter – This book will be enjoyed by anyone with an ironic sense of humor
95 Rules that can assist you be a better road biker
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