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What did Santa bring you for Christmas?(36 posts)

What did Santa bring you for Christmas?Thorman
Dec 25, 2001 6:38 AM
Just curious to see what Santa brought everyone for Christmas. He brought me an Easton carbon fiber seat post and bar.
re: What did Santa bring you for Christmas?4bykn
Dec 25, 2001 7:13 AM
Bike art for the family room. A couple framed posters, and two pieces of hanging sculptures. For my bike-themed family room!
He forgot the C40!McAndrus
Dec 25, 2001 7:25 AM
A Selle Italia Flite saddle, a new multi-tool, two pairs of DeFeet socks, and a poster of LeMond winning the '89 World Championship.

I can't figure where he left the Colnago C40.
Cool framed pic!!! :)CT1
Dec 25, 2001 7:34 AM
Oh, yeah..... :)

Saw this in a restaurant and searched the web and found it. 40"X27" :)

Merry Christmas everyone.
re: What did Santa bring you for Christmas?mdooley0
Dec 25, 2001 7:38 AM
Good morning,

A pair of Assos prosline bib shorts.

Happy New Year!!!!!!!!!!!
Hubby is soooooo cool!Spinchick
Dec 25, 2001 7:44 AM
He asked Santa to bring me a 2002 Bicycling calendar (some awesome shots).

Plus there was a box addressed to "Spinchick." In it was a very chic pair of brown suede pants. I must have looked a little incredulous (considering my going on 4 month pregnant tummy). His reply: "Hey, the baby's due late June/early July. Plenty of summer left after that for you to ride your a** off. (I think he meant that literally)."

What a guy!
What? No tandem, the nerve of the man! ;-) Merry X-mas. nmmMB1
Dec 25, 2001 1:57 PM
Sidi Genius 4 shoes and more...C-40
Dec 25, 2001 8:25 AM
Speedplay cleats to go with the shoes and a 2002 cycling calendar.
A new...PsyDoc
Dec 25, 2001 8:58 AM
Georiga state flag jersey from my lovely 7-month pregnant wife, citrus degreaser, Slime Skabs Patches, and a Red Rider BB gun!! (I love the movie "A Christmas Story")
Our wifes must have talked......................Dave Hickey
Dec 25, 2001 10:30 AM
This jersey, plus a trainer and a new Giro Pnuemo Helmet
cool, lotta state champs here!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!nfm-
Dec 25, 2001 11:56 AM
A new...BikeUSA
Dec 26, 2001 1:44 AM
Does anyone know where I could get a California and/or Maryland state jersey? Thanks. (nm)Dave Hickey
Dec 26, 2001 4:27 AM (nm)BikeUSA
Dec 26, 2001 10:19 PM
His/her C-40's, two sets of K's, a trip to Italy....PaulCL
Dec 25, 2001 11:56 AM
...I wish. My fantasy. A wife into cycling as much as I am.

I got (cycling-wise) a pair of Voler bibs, case of "GU", big box of Cliff Bars. I am expecting a gift certificate or two from my in-laws to Colorado Cyclist. With those, I'll splurge on some trinkets.

Other than cycling stuff, I received: clothes, woodworking tools (another hobby of mine) and lingerie for my wife. Yeah, yeah, I bought the lingerie, but it's still MY gift.

Merry Christmas everyone. Paul
Santa brought me...JuniorRacerFL
Dec 25, 2001 12:59 PM
An Easton Carbon Fiber seatpost, Selle Italia SLR saddle, Minoura Trainer, and lots of spandex. oh and a trek mountain bike.
re: What did Santa bring you for Christmas?MVN
Dec 25, 2001 1:48 PM
I got a Minoura Trainer, Bib shorts, clipless pedals and shoes, 4 pair of DeFeet socks, a balaclava, a Canari Biovent windjacket, a leather jacket, a CD burner (and assorted CD's) and an Innovations Ultraflate IH. All that for a 4.0 in Grad. school. I was a good boy this year!
Look HSC-3 Carbon Fork... Tag Heuer watch....nmGeof
Dec 25, 2001 3:53 PM
Tag's are the Serotta and Campy of timepieces......NMBicycle Bill
Dec 25, 2001 6:11 PM
A Merckx frame, "A Sunday in Hell", G. Watson calendar...Tig
Dec 25, 2001 5:09 PM
OK, I put the down payment on the Merckx frame myself to get it ordered, but my wife give me the video and calendar.
Lossa great stuff!nigel
Dec 25, 2001 6:23 PM
Glad that people have gotten some super cycling stuff! Enjoy in safety and with speed.

I got a Chris King headset (!!); 12-27 cassette for hilly rides (especially those for hilly rides in the winter when I want to spin, spin, spin, not push a 23 on big/steep hills; frames Leige-Bastogne-Liege print; Joe Friel's "The Cyclist's Training Bible," Pearl Izumi Calientoes (toe warmers); Pedro's Ice Wax; a Spinervals video ("Suffer-O-Rama"!!!); and a Sweatnet sweat catcher for trainer use. I made out just fine (thanks to my dear wife, who makes sure that everyone knows EXACTLY what I want--and that I get the goods!).

May everyone enjoy the gifts they received, and may they be inspired to ride, ride, ride.

Big cheers,
Santa made me drool!James
Dec 25, 2001 7:00 PM
I got a beloved pair of Ksyriums, G. Watson calendar, Some cash(to buy parts with!), Dura Ace rear cog, Trainer, and some misc. bike clothing.
geeze, i can't wait till i get married...nmdustin73
Dec 25, 2001 7:13 PM
re: What did Santa bring you for Christmas?CrowLegs
Dec 25, 2001 7:48 PM
I got more than I expected! An Ultimate Repair Stand, Zinn and the Art of Roadbike Maintenance, and the guide to Ohio's Bike Trails.
re: What did Santa bring you for Christmas?kittenbreath
Dec 25, 2001 8:03 PM
are you kidding me?!?! get a life you "f"ing some productive with your time...i'm out of here
That Darned Cat- wrong end!Crankist
Dec 26, 2001 6:11 AM
Kittenbreaths parents got him a computer, I see (nm)salmonwheel
Dec 27, 2001 11:21 AM
Bikestyle TdF Cycling Trip . . .DCW
Dec 26, 2001 6:19 AM
Look full-carbon fork, Ritchey WCS stem, travel bike case, gloves, Crank Bros. pump, jersey. I've convinced my wife and mom that cycling will make me live longer. For some reason they think that is a good thing.
Ultimate Pro work stand.dzrider
Dec 26, 2001 6:51 AM
TdF ornaments!Elefantino
Dec 26, 2001 7:31 AM
My daughter, actually, got me these. They're four Christmas ornaments: Yellow, polka dot, green and white jerseys, all with the TdF markings. They have a prominent place in the front of the tree!
a vasectomy (nm)Terry g
Dec 26, 2001 8:43 AM
poor meWoof the dog
Dec 26, 2001 11:43 AM
I only got an inflatable couch from my friend. Your s.o's must have some serious money to just buy full carbon forks, 100 dollar helmets, tons of clothes, bikes, wheels.

I think I am just gonna go cry in my doghouse.

go chase a roadie..... that will make it all better.. ;-) ...nmCT1
Dec 26, 2001 2:26 PM
A beautiful custom...Ahimsa
Dec 26, 2001 4:34 PM
...Timbuk 2 bag w/ all the trimmings.

Finally I can retire my old threadbare no-name model and surf in style.

This Dee Dog is huge. 12 beers and still plenty of room for all my usual junk. Kitchen sink not included.

influenza virus,a really nasty strain.(nm)STEELYeyed
Dec 26, 2001 7:31 PM
nice digital cameraDog
Dec 27, 2001 2:37 PM
A Fuji digital cameral that does little movies, too. I had an HP but killed it when it got wet and corroded inside. :-(

No bike stuff (but there isn't much left to buy). :-(