"Jeff Potter" <[email protected]> wrote in message news:[email protected]... > A "Great American Tour" could have tons of different routes and still hop across the US in 2 or 3 > weeks every year. > > The Zinger/Classic was put on by ONE GUY, basically. uh huh. > You could have longer than usual days and more transfers. Or just have the dudes bus a ways each > day. We have the FREEWAYS, baby, that Europe doesn't have! Autobahn anyone? >Smoove and easy to sleep on and we have BUSES galore. They've got something better. Trains. They've also got something else: an established bike racing fan base.