CONCOURS D'ELEGANCE 2017
Class 1: Original Vintage Bicycles up to 1949*
Class 2: Original Vintage Bicycles from 1950 to 1987*
Class 3: Restored Vintage Bicycles up to 1987**
Class 4: Display only***
Class 1 through 3 are judged classes. Class 4 is for "display only", without judging.
Up to 35 bicycles will be accepted per judged class and up to 50 bicycles will be accepted for the display only class.
Entry fee is $25 per bicycle for the judged classes and $10 per bicycle for the display only class.
Please note: the bicycles entered in the concours must stay on the concours field until after the class winner award ceremony (accurate time/schedule will be announced, it will be around 2pm on Saturday).
1. Best of Show
2. Best of Bianchi Bicycle
3. Best North American Bicycle
4. Best European Bicycle
5. Best Oceanian Bicycle
6. Class 1, 1st place,
7. Class 1, 2nd place
8. Class 1, 3rd place
9. Class 2, 1st place
10. Class 2, 2nd place
11. Class 2, 3rd place
12. Class 3, 1st place
13. Class 3, 2nd place
14. Class 3, 3rd place
15. People's Choice
* Description of "Original bicycles"
The paint/chrome and decals on the frames must be original. The components must be from the same era of the frame.
Replacements (wear and tear items and safety items) are allowed for the tires, brake pads, bar tapes and cable housing/cables, as long as their appearances are similar/same as the originals.
**Description of "Restored bicycles"
The frame has been repainted (more than 75%) and/or rechromed. New Decals applied.
*** "Display only" class is open to Vintage Bicycles and post 1988 lugged and/or fillet brazed steel framed bicycles equipped with components that meets our regulation 6.1.
You must be a registered participant in Eroica California to be eligible to enter. Entry fee is $25 per bicycle for the judged class 1, 2 and 3. Up to 35 bicycles will be accepted. For the Class 4 Display only class, entry fee is $10 per bicycle and up to 50 bicycles will be accepted.