Weird News: Bartoli v. Coppi

A legendary rivalry played out on sprawling Italian mountainsides; an allegory so perfect it simply can’t be fiction.

I’m not sure how I came across this, but:

http://www.nytimes.com/2009/05/19/sports/cycling/19cycling.html

(click on the link in the article for the picture of them doing the water bottle handoff. Let’s just say it makes modern day cyclists look like giant wusses…)

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