Double Eagle ITT Race #1 Albuquerque, NM • Jul 15 2018 https://www.webscorer.com/race?r…
An Individual Time Trial, 20K length.
Spokettes Women's Time Trial Algodones, NM • Jul 8 2018 https://www.webscorer.com/race?r…
A hilly all women's 10 mile time trail.
Fat Tire 40 Crested Butte, CO • Jun 23 2018 http://www.cbchamber.com/chamber…
Fine Crested Butte single track for 40 miles. Some smooth flow, some rocky chunk, lots of single track.
: 5h 18m 31s, 4/10, Men 50+
4/10 Men 50+, 101/132 overall
24 Hours in the Enchanted Forest Gallup, NM • Jun 23-24 2018 https://app.lap.io/team/2018-24-…
24 hour mountain bike race just outside of Gallup, NM in the Zuni Mountains. Great Single track!
: 11h 43m 07s, 1/2, Solo Women 60+
Tour Divide Banff, CA • Jun 8 - Jul 1 2018 http://trackleaders.com/tourdivi…
A self supported mountain bike race from Banff, Canada to Antelope Wells, NM. 2725 miles.
: 23d 15h 33m 59s, 28/154, Open
An epic journey!! A physical and mental challenge. This bucket list item has now been checked off.
1st Scott Wong, 2nd Carl Gable, 3rd Bill Roth
Glorieta Glory Days Glorieta, NM • Jun 2 2018 https://www.core-crew.com/
Glory Days at Glorieta Camps isthe New Mexico/El Paso Regional XC Championship.
: 2h 05m 32s, 1/1, Cat 1 Women 60+
: 1h 43m 36s, 2/3, 60+ Cat 2 Men
15th of 35 overall
May Gunnison Growler Carl Gable
The Original Growler Gunnison, CO • May 27 2018 https://originalgrowler.com/
The Growler is 64 files of technical single track. The race is fast flow in the sage to technical rock steps in the rocks of Hartman Rocks. This race is not something to try off the couch. The course is big, the course is hard, the second lap will test you.
: 9h 02m 24s, 20/26, Men 50-59
Thought I'd be in the 60+ group but this race treats racer age as age the day of the race. Tough group.
High Desert Classic, NMORS #4 Cloudcroft, NM • May 20 2018 https://www.webscorer.com/race?r…
A climbing heavy race with 4000 feet of it in 30 miles. Lots of rough single-tract!!
: 3h 09m 43s, 1/3, Men Cat 1, 60+.
: 4h 12m 59s, 2/2, Women Cat 1, 60+
Pajarito: Rocky Mountain Race Series Los Alamos, NM • May 19 2018 http://www.chocolatebunnyproduct…
2 laps of first gear grind up Pajarito Ski area with fast and chunky down.
: 1h 40m 12s, 2/5, Cat 2 Men
Due to small field size all categories were lumped together. Results show second place overall in Cat 2 Men.
USA Cycling Mountain Bike Marathon Championships Arkadelphia, AK • May 6 2018 https://legacy.usacycling.org/re…
A fun trail system next to Degray Lake on the Caddo River outside Arkadelphia, AK. Lots of twists and turns a beautiful forested setting.
: 4h 33m 28s, 9/22, Men 60-64
6 minutes faster than last year but dropped from 5th place to 9th place, 22 minutes out of first place, a pretty tight race.
: 5h 42m 21s, 3/3, Women 60-64
Faster than last year!
April The start.
La Tierra Torture XC MTB, NMORS #2 Santa Fe, NM • Apr 28 2018 https://www.webscorer.com/race?r…
An 8.5 mile rolling course with Sand, rock and lots of twisting and turning.
: 2h 46m 35s, 2/2, Cat 1 Women 60+
Kim on the Podium!
12 Hours in the Wild West Ruidoso, NM • Apr 21 2018 www.ziarides.com
A tough 11.3 mile course with a 4 1/2 mile climb to start each lap with a 1000 foot climb. A fun but challenging rock garden with some big rocks and finally a fast but fun decent back to the lake.
: 10h 34m 35s, 1/4, Men 60+
11.6 miles per lap for a total of 7 laps equals 81 miles.
: 9h 57m 38s, 1/1, Women 60+
11.6 miles per lap for a total of 6 laps equals 70 miles.
The winning team!
Lobo Sprint Triathlon Albuquerque, NM • Apr 8 2018
A fast fun sprint triathlon at UNM in Albuquerque. Kim and I did it with James Young, James did the run, Jan the bike and Kim the swim.
: 1h 06m 22s, 1/21, Teams Overall
James's run 20:46, Jan's bike 36:51 and Kim's swim 8:17. Added up to a 1st place win with very little time to spare, 2nd place was only 1 minute and 36 seconds back.
March Happy Day!
Austin Rattler 100K MTB Smithvill, TX • Mar 31 2018 https://www.athlinks.com/event/3…
A very, very muddy course with total race times this year about 40-50 minutes longer than last year.
: 7h 33m 06s, 2/3, Women 60-69
249 out of 443 total entrants. Only 258 racers finished in under 8 hours.
: 5h 58m 39s, 1/18, Men 60-69
107 out of 443 total entrants. Only 258 racers finished in under 8 hours.
Coyote Classic XC MTB, NMORS Race #1 El Paso , TX • Mar 25 2018 https://www.webscorer.com/race?r…
A tough rocky long XC race.
: 4h 03m 33s, 1/1, Women Cat 1, 60+.
: 3h 18m 14s, 2/2, Men Cat 1, 60+.
Tommy Knocker 10 Hour Mountain Bike Race Silver City, NM • Mar 10 2018 www.ziarides.com
A rocky 12 mile loop with about 800 feet of climbing per lap. About 50% single track and 50% double track.
ABQ Mixed Media Big Friggin Loop Albuquerque, NM • Feb 24 2018 http://nm-es.weebly.com/
CX/MTB Mix Media Loops around Albuquerque/Rio Rancho
: 4h 55m, 9/31, Open
A mixed ride with road, double track and single track. Riders on CX bikes, rigid rigid MTB and full suspension. Pick your axe and enjoy the ride. Good turn out even though it was a cold day with temperatures around 27F at the start.
USA Cycling Fat Tire National Championships Grand Rapids, MI • Feb 9 2018 www.usacycling.org
A fun but tough due to snow conditions race at the Cannonsburg Ski Area just outside of Grand Rapids, MI. The snow was very dry and light making the course difficult in that if you were not in the rut of all the other riders you would crash quite quickly. Tough but fun!
: 1h 54m 48s, 5/14, Men 60-69
About 300 feet of climbing per lap. Kim did 4 laps, Jan did 5 laps. Race was scored like a cyclocross race in that you finished on the same lap as the leader. Kim was the only woman in the 60+ group to finish all 4 laps.
Fat Bike World Championships Crested Butte, CO • Jan 27 2018 https://fatbikeworlds.itsyourrac…
A fun Fat Bike course with about 250 feet of elevation gain per lap on a cross country ski course in Crested Butte, CO. The race consisted of 5 laps each 6 miles in length. Temperature at the race start was 0 degrees!
: 2h 30m 55s, 1/3, Women 50+
Overall 10 of 22 women overall.
: 2h 17m 47s, 6/20, Men 50+
Overall 35 of 90 men overall.
Kim on the podium
USA Cycling Cyclocross Nationals Championship Race Reno, NV • Jan 10 2018 www.usacycling.org
A good tough nationals course.
USA Cycling Cyclocross Nationals Non-Championship Race Reno, NV • Jan 9 2018 www.usacycling.org
A good all around nationals course