Ken Hogg of the West
Wheelers riding in the Cambs. R C Middlemarkers 25-mile time trial on
15th May 1949. Ken is riding an S J Braham with KP rims on Baylis Wiley
hubs, Chater cranks, GB brakes, pump under top tube in clips,
the obligatory bell on his left bar end plus not-obligatory rear lamp.
Thanks to Ken Hogg for these
Another image of Ken,
on a Holdsworth Cyclone with Bailey bars, and a bottle. The wheels are
Dunlop Alloy HPs on small-flange Airlites.
riding a 50-mile event and has been handed a sponge which he has in his
cycled all his life, not owning a car, and still rides regularly on a
Another image of
stoker on a pre-war tandem with 26" wheels and fixed-wheel, Chater
cranks, Resillian brakes and a Major Taylor stem on the front. The
riders will be approaching the finish as the background depicts the
40/50s scene to a 'T' - bikes against the hedge and in the ditches,
these will be marshalls, timekeepers and spectators.
Ken has just
reached his 80th birthday and still cycles every week having just
acquired a new all-carbon Cannondale road bike!