Memorabilia Monday: Beer Bike Trophy

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Looking at this early Men’s Beer-Bike trophy, it’s clear that a) Will Rice College quickly asserted itself as the team to beat, and b) there was a rivalry between Will Rice and Hanszen College for the top spot.

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Lance Wilson of Hanszen racing in the Beer Bike cycling event, 1967

After 1979, Hanszen only won five more titles in the men’s and women’s races. Will Rice went on to win 30.

 

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