Life Imitates Art – Sadly

Posted by chdot on June 18, 2007

neil robertson's bike
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After watching Beijing Bicycle at the Edinburgh Bike Week Film Festival, Neil Robertson was shocked to discover that his bike had been stolen. The film revolved around the theft of a bicycle.

Full description –

Modified and loved Giant XTC3 2005 spec Mountain Bike. Original purchase price around £600 plus accessories.

Rather distinctive in unpainted alloy frame with white transfers, size is XL ~ 19”.
Brakes Giant MPH hydraulic discs front and rear
SRAM X7 – 27speed shifters and rear mech (Shimano front mech)
FSA Truvativ chainset in black and plain/SPD pedals
Front forks, Suntour XCP75 with black stanchions and lock out twist button on RH crown
Wheels, black rims with distinctive side by side spoking and Xero black hubs fitted with Schwalbe Marathon 1.5” road tyres with reflective side bands.
Accessories, rear alloy rack, fittings for Raleigh cordless computer, twin bottle cages, barends, light mount on handlebars, pump fitting on downtube, half length mudguards front and rear.

Information (reward offered) to Neil or the Police (reported as incident 919 on 18th June 2007).

Lets hope they are re-united soon.

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