2003 Cirque du Cyclisme Bike Show Awards

147 bicycles were entered.
 Special thanks to
judges Mark Petry, Dave Staub & Maurice Bresnahan

Click on small pics to see larger size..
Photos by Ken Toda, Tom Sanders, Mark Poore, John Drake, Tom Roberson, Mark Petry and Wayne Bingham

Award Bicycle Maker Owner Year of manufacture
Best in Show Peter Johnson "Drillium" Peter Johnson Chuck Schmidt
1975
People's Choice #128 Weigle  Randonneur Peter Weigle Peter Weigle
2002
Best North America #112 Pauley Criterium Chris Pauley Tom Sanders-
Mark Poore-
Larry Black
 
1983
Best British #63 Raleigh RRA Raleigh Paul Raley
1950s?
Best Italian #37 Cinelli Track Cinelli John Pergolizzi
1960s?
Best French #66 Raphael Geminiani Raphael Geminiani Kevin Johnston Late 1960s?
Best lugs #92 Hetchins Magnum Bonam Oakham Hetchins Brad Wilmarth
1998?

Best Paint

#28 Special fixed gear Brian Baylis Brian Baylis
2001

Best Restoration

#28 Brennan
6 Day bike
Pop Brennan Jeff Groman
early 1930s
Best Original No number, last minute entry.
Paramount
Schwinn John Barron
1965
Benchmark Craftsman #81 Masi Replica Brian Baylis Brian Baylis
2002
Best Neo-Classic #128 Randonneur Peter Weigle Peter Weigle
 
2003
Most Personality #68 Paramount Schwinn Sam Fitzsimmons
1940
Best Antique #61 Raymond Valance Raymond Valance Paul Lee
?
Best Balloon Tire #121 Peter John White Mike Natale
2002
Best Bates
Courtesy Martin Coopland
#54 Vergrandis Bates Mike Self
1960s?
Special Awards
The "BS" Award
(No, not what you think.. "Bicycle Stories!")
Courtesy Steven Massland
Brian Baylis
Donut Boy of the Year
Courtesy Ray Etherton
Brian Baylis
Volunteer of the Year Ken Toda
Mike Richardson Memorial
Classic Rendezvous
Vintage Bicycle Award
 
Dale Brown