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eddy merckx '69 -winner of yellow, green & polkadot jerseys(7 posts)

eddy merckx '69 -winner of yellow, green & polkadot jerseysSpirito di Finocchio
Mar 20, 2002 10:14 PM
i would wage big that it will never be done again. who could do it?

is there or will there be as accomplished a cyclist.
classics, grand tours, hour record. he did them all.

the pic below says it all - he'll always be ahead of the pack. team faema era.
nuthin like him, never will bemerckx 1969
Mar 20, 2002 10:19 PM
nm
I just realized ...tarwheel
Mar 21, 2002 5:28 AM
from the discussions here recently, that I'm the same height as Eddie (5'11") and ride the same size frame (56). That's where the similarity ends, except we have both put on some pounds since our earlier days.
Wow! Great photo.Sintesi
Mar 21, 2002 5:55 AM
I set it as my wall paper. Where did you get this?
wallpaper away ;-)Spirito di Finocchio
Mar 21, 2002 9:06 AM
http://www.bikindex.com/fun/road.asp
Even better. Thx. (nm)Sintesi
Mar 21, 2002 9:37 AM
I'd like to see ZabelMikeC
Mar 21, 2002 6:20 AM
...get the chance to be a true stage race team leader before he gets too old. He's no Eddy, but he's got to be the most complete road racer out there today. What a concept! A sprinter who actually finishes races!