The late 80s was a time of Classic bikes and De Rosa was making some of the nicest examples of steel artistry. De Rosa frames were something special, Eddy Merckx rode them and Ugo De Rosa gave the Belgian star some lessons on the welding torch. Scott in Washington owns a fine example of De Rosa's work in Columbus SLX... Enjoy.
Jan 23, 2020 - The TDU goes from the women to the men and we have the first three stage reports and video. Chris Froome back at the UAE Tour - Top Story. Other news: Team line ups for Roubaix, Flèche Wallonne and Liège. Race news from UAE Tour and Scheldeprijs. BMW cars for Circus-Wanty and Caja Rural De Rosa bikes. Plus the Quick-Step mobile coffee bar.
Jan 24, 2019 - Bernal to win Giro and Froome to take Tour, says Contador-Top Story. A full EuroTrash: Riders for the Great Ocean and San Juan, Teams for Roubaix, Flèche and Liège, Alps'19, Scheldeprijs, Giro news, Bardet and Aru make plans, Van der Sande cleared, De Rosa unveils bikes, Rouleur Classic, Belgian race radio, Gazprom testing and goodbye Mathew Hayman.
Dec 31, 2018 - Van Aert wins a race. Bahrain-Merida keeping their options open - Top Story. All the cross action. News from Lotto, Kwiatkowski, Katusha, Astana, Bernal, Kruijswijk, Mas, Moscon, Aru and Jungels. Plus De Winter to Wanty, Terpstra'19, Meurisse and Doubey cross, Van Poppel collarbone, Kometa sponsor, Wellens Andalucia, Nippo bikes, Wanty kit and MPCC wild cards.
When I first mentioned at my local bike shop that I was doing a road test on a Team Barloworld De Rosa King Xlight and meet the great Ugo De Rosa himself, the instant reaction was that I was getting in “cycling terms” an audience with the Pope.