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Books & Magazines July, 9 2014

Look Inside Rapha’s “Kings of Pain” Book

Following a cycling gear collection commemorating the 10-year anniversary of their Tour de France Kings of Pain exhibition, Rapha return with an elegant Kings of Pain hardback. Featuring original text by Philippe Brunel, the 160-page book presents the figures and stories that helped define the aesthetic of the Rapha brand. From Fausto Coppi in his pajamas to Bernard Hinault sulking on the train, the duotone reproduced photography gives us an enhanced look at photographs that date back to the mid-20th century. Shop the book here to learn more about the road warriors that epitomized the sport of cycling and the brand of Rapha.

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