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by Circa 1955
22 Oct 2020, 8:47am
Forum: Racing, Olympics, TdF, Competitive cycling
Topic: How would past champions compete today
Replies: 33
Views: 1001

How would past champions compete today

Hello all, As a cyclist from the late 60s I am amazed at the speed of the pro cyclists in the peloton watching the tours on the tv. How would pros from the past do if they raced today with there fitness at their time, I understand equipment and wind resistance plays a big part, but it seems to me to...
by Circa 1955
8 Oct 2020, 5:54pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Something other than Lycra
Replies: 35
Views: 1396

Re: Something other than Lycra

When you are on the short size everything with tights ,trousers, shorts , etc. that's the problem, top half of the body never had a problem, I'm not bog standard.
Bob
by Circa 1955
8 Oct 2020, 11:19am
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Something other than Lycra
Replies: 35
Views: 1396

Re: Something other than Lycra

I have had a call from Tudor sport this morning, sorry if I rubbished the company by a non replies to my messages, they where in my spam folder. I spoke to Bob at Tudor sport and a pair of tights are going to be made for me. I'm very pleased that I'm not about to be arrested with my lycra on and loo...
by Circa 1955
8 Oct 2020, 10:50am
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Something other than Lycra
Replies: 35
Views: 1396

Re: Something other than Lycra

Me again, tried to phone Tudor sport, nobody there just a recorded message to leave your number for a call back. I would not be to pleased if I had made a order which would of been a few hundred pounds and could not contact the company, very poor customer service. Looks like Ive got to dig out the t...
by Circa 1955
8 Oct 2020, 9:49am
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Something other than Lycra
Replies: 35
Views: 1396

Re: Something other than Lycra

Ive tried to contact Tudor sport by e-mail and web site message but no response at all so why advertise when your not interested in a order.

Bob
by Circa 1955
7 Oct 2020, 1:01pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Something other than Lycra
Replies: 35
Views: 1396

Re: Something other than Lycra

Again thanks for the replies, I shall have a look at the running bottoms in town today, I sent a message to Spar Cycles, I am a odd size so I think they have to be made. Strange as tops are no issue just short legs are the problem, better today with frames as a 19.5 inch frame years ago where diffic...
by Circa 1955
6 Oct 2020, 5:50pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Something other than Lycra
Replies: 35
Views: 1396

Re: Something other than Lycra

Thanks very much for the replies, good information now to look at. I to in the seventies wore plus fours with socks and I was in my twenties, great cycling days, not quite the same today.
Thanks Bob
by Circa 1955
5 Oct 2020, 10:08am
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: Something other than Lycra
Replies: 35
Views: 1396

Something other than Lycra

Hello all, this is my first post on the forum, I have been a cyclist since 1968 in the Bedfordshire area. I have had poor health for the last four years and now I'm getting back on my feet. All my cycling clothing is Lycra and now I don't want to put the this on any more as its tight and it dosent l...