Az Cross State Championships Phoenix, AZ • Dec 15 2018 http://www.swsportsreg.com/rende…
A great course, dirt, single track, spiral of death, grass, asphalt, tight turns, steep hills, etc.
Dawn till Dusk AZ Phoenix, AZ • Dec 8 2018 http://ziarides.com/race-series/
A 12 hour mountain bike race at McDowell Mountain Park just outside of Phoenix, AZ.
Lucky #7, NMCX #7 Tijeras, NM • Dec 2 2018 https://www.webscorer.com/race?r…
A snowy, windy day but a great course.
Santa Fe Fall Bike Fiesta Cyclocross, #6 Santa Fe, NM • Nov 24 2018 https://legacy.usacycling.org/re…
A bumpy dirt course.
Whiskey Cross, 4 Corners CX Series Aztec, NM • Nov 10 2018 http://cycling.fortlewis.edu/4ccx/
An all dirt, very sandy course.
Balloon Fiesta Cyclocross, NMCX #3 Albuquerque, NM • Nov 4 2018 https://legacy.usacycling.org/re…
A fast dirt crit. Definitely fast and fun!!
Glorieta Cyclocross Presented by the CORE Crew, NMCX #2 Glorieta, NM • Oct 28 2018 https://www.webscorer.com/race?r…
A fun fast but demanding course at Glorieta Camps. Glorieta is a fun place to race with lots of varied terrain.
Tatonka 5&10K Trail Run Glorieta , NM • Oct 21 2018 https://www.webscorer.com/race?r…
A up and down trail run at the beautiful Glorieta Camps outside of Santa Fe. Only 350 feet of elevation change but it sure seemed like more! We both did only the 5K.
Lake CX at Glorieta Camps NMCX #1 Glorieta, NM • Oct 20 2018 http://www.nmcyclocross.com/
A technical course, typical Hawke! Lot's of running/walking and and lot's of fun for race #1 in the series.
US Open of Cyclocross Day 1 Boulder, CO • Oct 13 2018 https://my1.raceresult.com/10997…
Valmont Bike Park in Boulder need I say more. I skipped Day 2 due to the winter weather front fast approaching and drove home. Day 2 conditions were snow and mud!!
: 43m 19.8s, 5/24, Men 60+
26 starters, 24 finishers, 2 DNF.
Jan and Bob on the podium.
Road Apple Rally, NMORS #10 Farmington, NM • Oct 6 2018 https://www.bikesignup.com/Race/…
The original mountain bike race. This was the 37th year of this event!
: 2h 28m 41s, 1/1, Cat 1 women 60-69
: 2h 05m 59s, 1/2, Cat 1 men 60-69
6th overall in Cat 1.
September 2nd lap
12 Hours of Albuquerque MTB Albuquerque, NM • Sep 29 2018 https://app.lap.io/event/2018-12…
A fun but hard 12 hour race based at the Oakflats Campground in the Manzano Mountains just east of Albuquerque.
: 10h 25m 04s, 1/8, Men 60+
8 laps. 8th Place overall in the men's solo category.
: 11h 23m 53s, 1/1, Women 60+
7 Laps. 2nd place of all solo women.
Horny Toad Hustle, NMORS #9 Las Cruces, NM • Sep 23 2018 https://www.webscorer.com/race?r…
A desert race, long and hot but actually a little cooler than years past. Still 34 miles in the desert will wear you out!
: 4h 01m 01s, 1/1, Cat 1 Women 60+
: 3h 20m 31s, 1/1, Cat 1 Men 60+
15 of 28 in Cat 1, with only 24 finishers.
EnchantFit Crossfit Triathlon Rio Rancho, NM • Aug 25 2018 http://www.ccrtiming.com/events-…
A road triathlon with Crossfit mixed in. Standard 400M swim followed by WOD1, then a 10 mile road ride followed by WOD2 and finishing up with a 2 mile run.
Jordanelle Sprint Triathlon Park City, UT • Aug 18 2018 https://www.irunutah.com/raceres…
A lake swim in the Jordanelle Reservoir, Road bike in and around Francis, UT. and a Road and trail run in Rock Cliff State Park.
: 1h 34m 02s, 1/7, Men 60-64.
33rd of 218 finishers overall.
: 1h 42m 06s, 1/1, Women 60-64
62nd of 218 finshers overall.
Jan on the singletrack.
Leadville Trail 100 Mountain Bike Race Leadville, CO • Aug 11 2018 https://www.athlinks.com/event/2…
The iconic Leadville Trail 100 mountain bike race. We have done this race several times since 1995.
: 11h 58m 20s, 2/2, Women 60-69
Only two finishers in this category. Finisher number 1121 overall out of 1257.
: 9h 21m 12s, 3/49, Men 60-69
There were 76 men entered in the division, 49 finished in under 13 hours. Finisher number 313 overall out of 1257.
South Boundary Big Ride, Zia Rides Angel Fire, NM • Aug 4 2018 https://app.lap.io/event/2018-so…
A mountain bike race from Angel Fire to Taos, NM. A 4000ft climb and decent following the general route of the South Boundary Trail.
: 4h 01m 45s, 1/12, Men 60+
15 of 161 overall of all soloist's. Also beat all the male 50+ soloists.
July Kim's Podium
Oakflats Mountain Bike Race, NMORS #7 Albuquerque, NM • Jul 29 2018 https://www.webscorer.com/race?r…
A fun fast 4.2 mile course. A total of six laps for each of us.
: 2h 49m 35.5s, 1/1, Cat 1 women 60+.
: 2h 05m 18.6s, 1/2, Cat 1 men 60+
Los Alamos Triathlon Los Alamos, NM • Jul 28 2018 https://my2.raceresult.com/10204…
A New Mexico Classic. The bike is hard over rolling hills at 7500 feet plus, a great 50M pool to swim the 400M and finally a up and down run thru the streets of Los Alamos. It was a fun event with both our daughters and son in laws racing!!
: 1h 37m 41s, 2/6, Men 60+
Two front flats! Darn I was having a really good bike segment before the flats.
New Mexico Senior Olympics 5K Cycling ITT Albuquerque, NM • Jul 22 2018 http://nmseniorolympics.org/
A 5K ITT on Atrisco Vista NW.
New Mexico Senior Olympics 40K Cycling Road Race Albuquerque, NM • Jul 22 2018 http://nmseniorolympics.org/
A 40K Cycling road race on Atrisco Vista NW.
New Mexico Senior Olympics 10K Cycling ITT Albuquerque, NM • Jul 21 2018 http://nmseniorolympics.org/
A 10K ITT on Atrisco Vista NW.
New Mexico Senior Olympics 20K Cycling Road Race Albuquerque, NM • Jul 21 2018 http://nmseniorolympics.org/
A 20K Cycling road race on Atrisco Vista NW.
New Mexico Senior Olympics 500M Pool Swim Albuquerque, NM • Jul 19 2018 http://nmseniorolympics.org/
A 500m Freestyle pool swim at UNM.
New Mexcio Senior Olympics Sprint Triathlon Albuquerque, NM • Jul 18 2018 https://www.webscorer.com/race?r…
The race host site was West Mesa High School in Albuquerque. It was great to use their 50M pool. Then a road bike on various surrounding roads including a climb up Central Ave. to Atrisco Vista Blvd. Finally a 5K run crossing I40 via a pedestrian bridge and back.
: 1h 25m 05s, 6/42, Overall
1 of 11 in the 60-64 age group.
: 1h 17m 03s, 6/46, Overall
1 of 2 in the 60-64 age group.
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. I was able to finish in 24 days despite weather(cold & wet in the north to very hot & dry in the south) mechanical issues and the rigors of the race. This bucket list item has now been checked!
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