photo sharing and upload picture albums photo forums search pictures popular photos photography help login
Marjan Schavemaker | profile | all galleries >> Bikecentennial - 1976, Trans - America - Trail tree view | thumbnails | slideshow | map

Bikecentennial - 1976, Trans - America - Trail

A 4,250 miles, 6,838 kilometers, bike-ride from Astoria, Oregon to Yorktown, Virginia.

Bikecentennial the grandest touring event in the history of the bicycle.
More than 4.000 bicyclists from around the world took part in this majestic journey
to inaugurate the TRANS - AMERICA - TRAIL during the summer of 1976,
the 200th anniversary of American Independence
and the 100th anniversary of the introduction of the bicycle to the United States of America.

This gallery is a little photo-impression, mainly black and white scanned pictures, of the trip,
taken part by 5 persons (Mart Versluys, Aad Wolvers, Fia van Rijn, Marion Sprünken en Marjan
Schavemaker) inhabitants of a little town Warmond, near Leiden in The Netherlands.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bikecentennial
more biketrips: http://www.pbase.com/digitales/gallery/otherbikepics



. http://www.adventurecycling.org/routes-and-maps/adventure-cycling-route-network/transamerica-trail/
previous pagepages 1 2 3 4 5 ALL next page
t1%2f14%2f415814%2f4%2f110054828.CGUyb11S.jpg t1%2f14%2f415814%2f4%2f110054829.ML4c1OjI.jpg t1%2f14%2f415814%2f4%2f110054830.IlZ5dpfd.jpg t1%2f14%2f415814%2f4%2f110054831.WNC7e2ov.jpg
Boxturtle Boxturtle t1%2f14%2f415814%2f4%2f110054836.A0aotFW8.jpg t3%2f14%2f415814%2f4%2f110054837.m63eQSCf.jpg
t3%2f14%2f415814%2f4%2f110054835.WLzc0bqD.jpg Blue Ridge Pky Cricket The finish, the Atlantic, Yorktown
t9%2f14%2f415814%2f4%2f150888616.JO1yzhcJ.jpg t4%2f14%2f415814%2f4%2f91646618.ne383Faq.jpg Derek Jennings, since 1947 member of The Becontree Wheelers Bikecentennialsign nowadays
Pics of short biketrips
:: Pics of short biketrips ::
previous pagepages 1 2 3 4 5 ALL next page