2020 Pro Race Gear

RichN95.RichN95. Posts: 22,612
edited October 2019 in Pro race
This is usually the thread I ignore the most. But I'll get it started for the nerds as Froome's new Pinarello looks rather nice to me.

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Another GT win is going to spoil that logo
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  • m.r.m.m.r.m. Posts: 1,593
    Just add an "O".

    Understated paint job. Should survive crashes well. :P
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  • bobmcstuffbobmcstuff Posts: 7,785
    That's the nicest Dogma I've seen for sure
  • WheelspinnerWheelspinner Posts: 4,333
    m.r.m. wrote:
    Just add an "O".

    Understated paint job. Should survive crashes well. :P
    Has he given up the O-rings?
  • RichN95.RichN95. Posts: 22,612
    m.r.m. wrote:
    Just add an "O".

    Understated paint job. Should survive crashes well. :P
    Has he given up the O-rings?
    It looks like he had them on in Japan

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  • m.r.m.m.r.m. Posts: 1,593
    Usually they are not used in official marketing since they are not from Shimano.
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  • ocdupalaisocdupalais Posts: 3,599
    RichN95 wrote:
    m.r.m. wrote:
    Just add an "O".

    Understated paint job. Should survive crashes well. :P
    Has he given up the O-rings?
    It looks like he had them on in Japan

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    Spot which berk in this photo who is smashing his brakes on into the corner and who is also coming back from career-threatening injuries incurred from an incident of an unwise, it turns out, high speed fuckwittery.
  • What's with that bent underside top tube? Is that to help Froome carry the damaged bike on his shoulder up Planche Des Belles Filles? ;)
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  • jimmythecuckoojimmythecuckoo Posts: 4,387
    https://www.bolle.com/gb/chronoshield/2210-12633.html

    For those of us of a certain age, these will bring back memories !!! :)


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  • bobmcstuffbobmcstuff Posts: 7,785
    Aren't they just a ripoff of the similar Oakleys? Like the fluoro pink though...

    I got some jawbreakers for Christmas, absolutely terrified of scratching the lenses though. They have the Sutro and Flight Jackets which play of the same theme - the Sutro in particular look like the 1980s ones.

    Think Rapha have something similar too?
  • pinnopinno Posts: 37,460
    Faintly reminiscent:


    S - The Brazilian beach volleyball team
    W - Wiggle Honda

    "This year will be harder than last year. But that is good news; this year will be easier than next year."
  • WheelspinnerWheelspinner Posts: 4,333
    I thought Bolle pre-dated the Oakley ones? I had several pairs of the Bolle fluoro pink or orange frames, and some of their mountaineering ones with the leather side cover bits to keep glare out, thought they were all from before Oakley got started.
  • ddraverddraver Posts: 19,319


    I got some jawbreakers for Christmas, absolutely terrified of scratching the lenses though. They have the Sutro and Flight Jackets which play of the same theme - the Sutro in particular look like the 1980s ones.


    Same 😊😊😊

    For the full Euro Ski-mo aesthetique! It's a strong look.
    We're in danger of confusing passion with incompetence
    - @ddraver
  • pinno said:

    Faintly reminiscent:


    If you like them, you can now get these bad boys from Oakley.


  • pinnopinno Posts: 37,460
    No, ta.
    S - The Brazilian beach volleyball team
    W - Wiggle Honda

    "This year will be harder than last year. But that is good news; this year will be easier than next year."
  • jimmythecuckoojimmythecuckoo Posts: 4,387
    hahaha

    Oakley seems to be losing a bit of luster again.

    I had the Bolle Micro Edge back in 1990 and I loved them :)
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  • jimmythecuckoojimmythecuckoo Posts: 4,387

    Aren't they just a ripoff of the similar Oakleys? Like the fluoro pink though...

    I got some jawbreakers for Christmas, absolutely terrified of scratching the lenses though. They have the Sutro and Flight Jackets which play of the same theme - the Sutro in particular look like the 1980s ones.

    Think Rapha have something similar too?

    Rapha weren't doing them in 1990 ! :)
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  • ddraverddraver Posts: 19,319



    Oakley seems to be losing a bit of luster again.

    Plenty of them around here...

    They still make all the less fashionable ( 😋 ) ones.

    We're in danger of confusing passion with incompetence
    - @ddraver
  • bobmcstuffbobmcstuff Posts: 7,785

    Aren't they just a ripoff of the similar Oakleys? Like the fluoro pink though...

    I got some jawbreakers for Christmas, absolutely terrified of scratching the lenses though. They have the Sutro and Flight Jackets which play of the same theme - the Sutro in particular look like the 1980s ones.

    Think Rapha have something similar too?

    Rapha weren't doing them in 1990 ! :)
    Yeah, I know, I meant Rapha are also doing glasses which look like that.

    Given I was 2 in 1990 I don't really remember what glasses people were wearing... I've just seen the iconic Lemond photos
  • bobmcstuffbobmcstuff Posts: 7,785
    ddraver said:



    Oakley seems to be losing a bit of luster again.

    Plenty of them around here...

    They still make all the less fashionable ( 😋 ) ones.

    Yeah, the jawbreakers are really popular around here.
  • bobmcstuffbobmcstuff Posts: 7,785
    ddraver said:


    I got some jawbreakers for Christmas, absolutely terrified of scratching the lenses though. They have the Sutro and Flight Jackets which play of the same theme - the Sutro in particular look like the 1980s ones.


    Same 😊😊😊

    For the full Euro Ski-mo aesthetique! It's a strong look.
    I'm going skiing next week and considering taking them... I usually wear a helmet though and glasses/helmet looks wrong.
  • ddraverddraver Posts: 19,319
    It does, however I can say the work very well. Definitely worth stashing them in the backpack for apres-ski cred ;). Funnily enough the faster you go the better they are.
    We're in danger of confusing passion with incompetence
    - @ddraver
  • poptart242poptart242 Posts: 438
    I've used my Oakley Windjackets for skiing the past couple of years, so long as you've got the right lenses they're brilliant. They come with a removable foam brow pad to block the vents for cold days. Selling them this year though as I've far too many glasses kicking about and prefer the Sutros.


  • pinnopinno Posts: 37,460
    It's a real pity they can't seem to combine function and form.
    S - The Brazilian beach volleyball team
    W - Wiggle Honda

    "This year will be harder than last year. But that is good news; this year will be easier than next year."
  • specialgueststarspecialgueststar Posts: 3,183
    edited 9 January
    Viviani's European Cofidis de Rosa. Not bad
  • poptart242poptart242 Posts: 438
    Italian Euro Champ on an Italian bike and components, nice
  • Italian Euro Champ on an Italian bike and components, nice

    In a French team :o:)
  • bobmcstuffbobmcstuff Posts: 7,785
    Isn't the frame actually made in China or Taiwan?
  • Isn't the frame actually made in China or Taiwan?

    De Rosa and Ribble had the same frame at a time with about a 2 grand difference for the badge
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