Groene Leeuw Maes Pils Rocado rep
Example Model: Maes Pils Rocado rep
Brand: Groene Leeuw
Frame Model: Groene Leeuw Maes Pils Rocado rep
Category: Road Race
Years: N/A
Built In: Belgium
Production: Mass Production
Sold As: Complete Bicycle
Material: Steel
Construction: Lugged
Drivetrain: Derailleurs
Wheel Size: 700c
Added By: Munny on 04/25/12
Updated By: Munny on 04/25/12
ConstructionLuggedBottom BracketEnglish/ISO: 1.370 x 24
Wheel Size700cBrake Mounting
Rear DropoutsSeat Stays
Main TubingReynolds 531Fork Tubing
Brake BridgeFork Style
Derailleur Cable RoutingBrake Guides
Fork Crown Style  
General Information

In 1976, the Groene Leeuw (Green Lions) bikes became blue This because the professional GL team start to be sponsored by Maes Pils beer and hence the green color is substituted to the Maes blue

1976 saw the victory of Walter Planckaert in the Tour des Flandres on a blue Groene Leeuw

This is a 3 tubes R531 (forks and rear in plumbing pipes)

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