Sunday, September 2, 2012

Marshal Walter "Major" Taylor - 200 meters

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Marshal Walter "Major" Taylor

Over 100 years ago, Taylor's best time for 200 meters (a now recognized international distance) was 11 seconds... only a half second off the current world record.

This Image was scanned from the book "The Bicycle" by Pryor Dodge (Flammarion, Paris & New York, 1996).

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