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Jalabert launches clothing range - Hors Categorie

frenchfighterfrenchfighter Posts: 30,642
edited July 2011 in Pro race
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  • shinyhelmutshinyhelmut Posts: 1,346
    I was expecting a bit more Lycra.
  • KléberKléber Posts: 6,842
    Is hors categorie a reference to his haematocrit, as in beyond measurement?
  • jimmythecuckoojimmythecuckoo Posts: 4,496
    Jokes aside some of that stuff looks really nice. Hope a UK distributor picks it up.

    Reminds me a bit of http://uk.apresvelo.com/index.htm
  • kaacpkaacp Posts: 470
    Jaja himself looks pretty good. All that triathlon training is keeping him in good shape.
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  • No_Ta_DoctorNo_Ta_Doctor Posts: 10,104
    Kléber wrote:
    Is hors categorie a reference to his haematocrit, as in beyond measurement?

    No. It's actually a mistranslation of Horse Category, which was a label on a medicinal product he got from a team doctor....
    “Road racing was over and the UCI had banned my riding positions on the track, so it was like ‘Jings, crivvens, help ma Boab, what do I do now? I know, I’ll go away and be depressed for 10 years’.”

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  • Avanti RomanAvanti Roman Posts: 189
    Horrible big ambiguous 'lifestyle logos' - reminds me of this:

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2aOLPzbcnNQ
    Ribble Gran Fondo
    Boardman CX Team
    Trek 8000
    Sirrus framed 'special'

    Prev: Avanti Corsa, Routens, MBK TT, homemade TT bike, Trek 990, Vitus 979 x 2, Peugeot Roubaix & er..Raleigh Arena!
  • afx237viafx237vi Posts: 12,630
    Kléber wrote:
    Is hors categorie a reference to his haematocrit, as in beyond measurement?

    No. It's actually a mistranslation of Horse Category, which was a label on a medicinal product he got from a team doctor....

    Team doctor... bus driver... it's all the same in cycling.
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