The title of this e-book caught my eye as a result of I’ve been using bikes for a bit of over 60 years in case you 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 observe 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 quite a lot of good anecdotes in regards to the race itself in addition to background in regards to the movie. The e-book 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 gifted athletes.
I completely loved studying about this era, which predates me by only some years.