Philly's folding bike race has a dapper dress code

In this Tuesday, March 1, 2011 picture, Michael McGettigan demonstrates a folding Brompton bicycle at his shop in Philadelphia. The second annual U.S. Brompton bicycle championship is scheduled for Saturday, March, 19, 2011 in Philadelphia. Both the British and Philadelphia races have a dress code requiring participants to wear a suit _ technically a proper jacket and tie, but room for creative interpretation is allowed. (AP Photo)

March 18, 2011 11:55:51 AM PDT
One look at the starting line of the second annual U.S. Brompton bicycle championship in Philadelphia will tell you this isn't your typical bike race.