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#1 dax

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Posted 27 January 2020 - 21:39

I have published a website devoted to my hero, Giosuè Giuppone, the greatest Italian cyclist, motorcyclist and motorist of the early 1900s. 
There you will find reports, images and standings of all the 250 races he was in, from 1900 to 1910.
For now it is only in Italian, but Google translator is your friend :)
This work it is not for profit. The website does not have ads or tracking cookies at all. It was made only to celebrate a great champion who fell into oblivion.
I hope you like it. If you find errors or omissions, I would be grateful if you told me.
 
The website can be visited here.
 
Thank you and enjoy the reading!
 
 
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#2 Michael Ferner

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Posted 28 January 2020 - 09:41

Eccellente! :) :) :)



#3 68targa

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Posted 28 January 2020 - 12:24

Lovely website.

Check out the photo from 1907 -Giosuè Giuppone facing the Saint-Estève curve in Monte Ventoso (La Vie Au Grand Air, 1907).  Did he forget there was a corner coming up ?  Missed the apex somewhat.



#4 bradbury west

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Posted 29 January 2020 - 00:47

What a delightful website, plenty of thought and insight. Congratulations
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#5 robert dick

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Posted 30 January 2020 - 12:15

Splendid homage!

Difficult to sketch out the influence of Giuppone's death on the origins of the twin-cam Peugeot.
Had Zuccarelli and Henry joined Goux, Boillot... and Giuppone?
 



#6 dax

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Posted 30 January 2020 - 18:10

Thank you all :)

 

Splendid homage!

Difficult to sketch out the influence of Giuppone's death on the origins of the twin-cam Peugeot.
Had Zuccarelli and Henry joined Goux, Boillot... and Giuppone?
 

 

I like to think that he would continue his career flying in the sky. I read an interview with George Barnes where he referred to Giuppone as a novel or future aviator.



#7 ensign14

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Posted 30 January 2020 - 18:29

This is one of the great things about the internet.  That people get the opportunity to teach the world about subjects that would otherwise get buried under the weight of history. 



#8 a_tifoosi

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Posted 11 February 2020 - 12:28

What a fantastic tribute :clap: ! Congratulations, Davide!

 

 

Regards,

Narcís.


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#9 john medley

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Posted 14 February 2020 - 04:38

Thanks so much-- greatly enjoyed, my opinions confirmed,sincerely appreciated. Thanks and regards  JM



#10 oliver heal

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Posted 14 February 2020 - 20:19

I have a couple of snaps in an album of the unveiling ceremony of the memorial. Boillot making a speech with the mayor and a group of drivers. I assume from this that Louis Coatalen was also present and either he or his wife took the pictures.