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Re: [hpv] UCI legalize HPV and recumbents

Gekke Henkie, goeie grap!

>>Dit las ik op de International ligfietsen mailinglist
>>>From: HungChang_at_BLDG2 at ca.slr.com
>>>Date: Tue, 01 Apr 97 10:08:01 PST
>>>To: hpv at ihpva.org
>>>Subject: [hpv] UCI legalize HPV and recumbents
>>>Sender: owner-hpv at ihpva.org
>>>     In an astounding turn of events, the conservative UCI committee has 
>>>     decided to accept HPV and recumbents and banned the use of uprights in 
>>>     the racing community. UCI officials commented,"We are proud to have 
>>>     these superior racing machines combined with their comfort and safety 
>>>     under our organization.  HPVs and recumbents will truly be the bicycle 
>>>     of the 21st century."  
>>>     Most professional cyclists are ecstatic about the decision made by 
>>>     UCI.  One pro cyclists said,"We no longer have to suffer the painful 
>>>     riding position.  Now we can race in comfort and not have to worry 
>>>     about crashing over our handlebars."  Grame Obree, the hour record 
>>>     holder, marveled, "the UCI decision is wonderful.  Now I get to try 
>>>     even more bizarre aerodynamic positions."
>>>     All major bicycle manufacturers are rushing to their research and 
>>>     design department to get a head start on this new generation of 
>>>     bicycles.  However, there are still the small minority of traditional 
>>>     cyclist who refuse to give up their upright bicycles.  To show their 
>>>     disdain of UCI, these traditionalists join an obscure organization 
>>>     called IHPVA.
>>Groetjes Henkie
>>Henkie Smits
>>Blaarthemseweg 14a
>>Veldhoven 5502 JV
>>Email: hsmits at iaehv.nl
>>Homepage: http:\\www.iaehv.nl\users\hsmits\

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