Bike Mechanic

Bike Mechanic

Tales From the Road and the Workshop

Book - 2014
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Bike Mechanic takes a look inside the daily life of the unsung heroes of the peloton, the bike techs who keep the stars riding smoothly and safely on the sport's steepest climbs, the most technical time trials, and the hairpin descents navigated at breakneck speeds. With behind-the-scenes access, the world's best bicycle mechanics tell stories of harrowing days at the Tour de France and the unconventional speed tuning requests from the top riders in the sport.

Crisp photography makes Bike Mechanic a tool-lover's dream, with drool-worthy images of the machinery and equipment that fascinate bike fans. The captivating text also reveals tricks of the trade and secret techniques used by the sport's most experienced technicians.
Publisher: Boulder, Colorado :, VeloPress,, [2014]
Edition: First edition
Copyright Date: ©2014
ISBN: 9781937715182
Branch Call Number: ANF 629.28772 AND
Characteristics: 267 pages : illustrations (some colour) ; 25 cm
Additional Contributors: Darling, Taz
Dubash, Rohan

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