Sunday, April 30, 2000
The best ever, by far!  Double the riders, double the "vendors" and
more than double the display bikes!
What fun!

Click on pics for larger version...                                Updated 6/5/2000

The first three pictures show events prior to the bike show and swap meet..."taken with the patented Russ Fitzgerald method of "Wave the
Instamatic Camera and Squeeze the Button" to get folks on film while riding."
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"This one was taken in the Webmaster's Workshop ...
as folks were happily munching down on health hors d'oeurves (sp?) ..." Russ
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"This one is of
Aldo Ross riding
that morning on the Girardengo ...
some flare and
sunspots stuff, alas!"
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"And last
but not least,
our very own
Jerry Moos."

New additions by ace photog, Tom Lauer!

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Excitement builds
as the start approaches!
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Confusion at the start?
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Chaaaarge!
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The Retro Ramblers!
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Ever wonder why car
drivers get antagonistic?
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The lead pack
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This picture, by Karen Rawls, gives you a little idea of the classic &
vintage bikes on display. The lightweights were roughly arranged
by nationality, i.e., British, Italian, etc...

Pictures below courtesy of Ken Toda.

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BEST in SHOW!
Gilbert Anderson's amazing Rene Herse.
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BEST BRITISH!
Steve Benson's
1974 Harry Quinn.
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The mirror helps show goers see the beautiful cut out bottom bracket shell.
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Judge Jim Cunningham (with hat) and a side walk supervisor...
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A nice view of Cirque spread!
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Wayne Bingham's table full of
nifty stuff!
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R. Fitzgerald, Esq.
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Cabbagetown Cycles
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More.....
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Harvey Sachs' Cinelli hub system..
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Fine Italian steeds...
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Bike nutz..
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Jim Cunningham's Singer

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Cecil Behringer track bike

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W.B.Hurlow
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High level velo commerce!
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A Franco-phile?
Or is it Franco-furter?
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Lars Anderson pitch!
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An all-Altenberger equipt Cinelli?
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1957 German Rixie...
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Part of R. Doutt's fat tire collection!
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Some of the  attending members of

the Classic Rendezvous mailing list...
Large view (click) includes folks' identities !

OFFICIAL VINTAGE SHOW AWARDS
Special Thanks to our Sainted Judge,
Jim Cunningham of CyclArt, Vista, Ca

BEST in Show
1983 Rene Herse Touring bike
owner: Gilbert Anderson
Peoples Choice
1960s Girardengo
owner: Aldo Ross
Best Antique
Indian w/ side car
owner: Richard Doutt
Best French*
Alex Singer Touring
owner: Jim Cunningham
Most Historic
1950s Raleigh 4sp roadster
owner: Gilbert Anderson
Best Made-In-USA
1967 Schwinn Paramount
owner: Aldo Ross
Best British
1975 Harry Quinn
owner: Steve Benson
Best Italian
Bianchi Centenario
owner: Larry Black
Best Balloon
Girl's Hopalong Cassidy
owner: Richard Doutt
Best Paint
1970s Stan Pike
owner: Wayne Bingham
Best Restoration
Whizzer Motorbike
owner: Richard Doutt
Best Lugs
1970s McLean SilkHope
owner: Ken Wallace
Best Original
Schwinn Apple Crate
owner: Richard Doutt
* The promoter, Dale Brown made this selection....

Pictures below courtesy of Aldo Ross.

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Perchance to wake....?
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Two British steeds...
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Italian steel!
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Panto Picchio
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Raleigh Lenton!
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Cinelli Altenberger...
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Frameset deluxe!
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Early 1900s Indian...

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Deluxe DeRosa...

More pictures courtesy of Tom Lauer

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