Tuesday, July 26, 2011

Apologies ...

... for the deleted post regarding this year's TdF winner. Those responsible have been sacked.

Tuesday, July 19, 2011

Thomas Voeckler's Campy-Equipped Colnago

In case you missed it, the Yellow Jersey in this year's Tour de France has been a Campagnolo-equipped Colnago. VeloNews reports on the bike (with more photos) here.

Wednesday, July 13, 2011

ShimaNO Launches New Electronic Line

Electronic shifting is now available in both Dura Ace and Ultegra. Campagnolo's electronic system still isn't available for sale ...

More here.

Monday, July 11, 2011

41 Days to Paris-Brest-Paris!

Paris-Brest-Paris is getting closer! The PBP Wiki page's counter reports that it's only 41 days to the start of the ride.
Here's the CampyOnlyGuy at the start of one of the brevets earlier this year in San Francisco:

Sunday, July 10, 2011

Campy-Equipped Artwork

This poster was a recent thrift store find that we thought readers of Campy Only would enjoy. Called "Tour de Challenge," it's a fantasy mashup that features many cycling greats, including Indurain, Kelly, Fignon, Hinault, Lemond, and Chiappucci.  Check out the Delta brakes and other Campy bits on their bikes.  More photos of the poster here.

Friday, July 8, 2011

Campy-Equipped MTB on eBay

Remember Olympus? Original Centaur? Icarus? Looking for a retro Campy bike that isn't afraid of a little dirt? Check out this bike on eBay, fully equipped with various Campagnolo OR (Off Road) gruppos. Auction link.

Monday, July 4, 2011

Paris-Brest-Paris Training Weekend

With Paris-Brest-Paris just over a month way, it was time to get in some long distance training. Here are photos from a weekend of riding--304 miles in two days solo and unsupported, from Napa to Fort Bragg and back ... all Campy equipped, of course.  More photos on Flickr.

Friday, July 1, 2011

Unusual eBay Item: Prototype OR Crankset

A crankset advertised as a "prototype" for the now-defunt Record OD (off-road) gruppo recently sold on eBay ... for $149. Check out the completed auction.

Thanks to reader S Jordan for this tip!