24 hours of Daytona, parading to the race track
Steve McQueen with his family cat, Kitty Cat; 1963. Photo by William Claxton.
This is a Tom Ritchey road bike from 1989 that just came into the shop as a consignment bike. Its too awesome not to feature prominently. The frame is fillet brazed, decked out with a 7spd Dura-Ace 7400 group, and painted an awesome pastel pink.
I spent St. Patrick’s day in Baltimore. Home of the Superbowl champions Ravens, Michael Phelps, crabcakes, The Wire, rowhouses and Lacross. Of course I brought my Ritchey Breakaway with me. So instead of drinking green beer and talking about how awesome Ravens are, I decided to go for a bike ride….