The title of this ebook caught my eye as a result of I’ve been using bikes for just a little over 60 years for those who return to my first 20″ child’s bike. However Invoice Logan’s 60 years included a few years of performing effectively at each street and monitor racing, going again to the previous days of biking within the US when everybody nonetheless wore leather-based helmets and had wool jerseys.
As a result of he went to the College of Indiana, he additionally participated within the “Little Indy” bike race made well-known within the film “Breaking Away”. There are a number of good anecdotes concerning the race itself in addition to background concerning the movie. The ebook has many good tales from Invoice’s personal life and racing experiences, in addition to these of his contemporaries. A few of these are well-known, like John Howard and Wayne Stetina, others much less so, however nonetheless proficient athletes.
I totally loved studying about this era, which predates me by just a few years.