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Freewheeling in the City of Angels

BY ENDO FARTLEK

On The Rivet

ANY PUNTER OF THE peloton worth his or her weight in duty free shopping cannot plan an overseas trip without at least contemplating the prospect of taking the whole kit and caboodle and turning it into one big velo-venture. Really folks, why bother gracing the shores of some distant land if you’re not prepared to put the rubber to the road in search of the perfect Century? Directeur Sportif and I were headed to the City of Angels to catch-up with the daughter and her hubby, Sammy “The Bike Whisperer”. It seemed like a no-brainer: pack-up the Hillbrick, lay-out the lycra and start plotting my own personal Tour of California.

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