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Old 02-21-2008, 03:19 PM
Yaquina143 Yaquina143 is offline
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Default Classic or Vintage Type of Events???

Hello all,

I am new here and I am interested in learning about any local rides or events that feature classic or vintage bikes?

Swap Meets?
Collector Events?
Classic or Fat-Tire Rides?


Any help would be appreciated.
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Old 02-22-2008, 05:49 AM
mike_khad1 mike_khad1 is offline
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Default Community Cycling Center

I seem to remember that the Community Cycling Center sponsored some classic rides last year. I'd check with them.

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Old 03-03-2008, 09:36 AM
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Default Classic ride

Hey if you dont find what your looking for, start your own.

If you are talking about Fat-tire cruisers, beach style. You might be on your own....

I couldnt find a group to ride with, that worked with my schedule so I started my own. Good luck....Mike.

I just noticed your in Salem....I'd check local bike shops.
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Old 03-03-2008, 12:43 PM
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check out this group:
It's not so much a vintage events group but they usually attract a more vintage-minded rider.
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Old 03-04-2008, 12:32 PM
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Oregon Randonneurs - I wouldn't say vintage-minded. Some of us are perilously close to vintage, but that's another story.

Our shortest rides are 100km; first one is this Saturday (Free! Open to non-members!)

Bikes you'll see - everything. Rivendells, Kogswells, Sevens, maybe David's Raleigh Supercourse, Airborne, Marinoni, Waterfords, Treks, recumbents, CoMotions, Bike Fridays, Jack Taylors, Bianchis... Even a Pereira, an Ira Ryan, and an Ahearne, ridden by non other than...

Lugged steel and canvas saddlebags and front bags are not a requirement, but a lot of us have that setup.
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