Monday, July 28, 2014

Mount Washington Hillclimb August 10th

CVCC Mount Washington Hill Climb
Sunday August 10th 2014

Registration opens at 9am at the lowest chain up area at the base of the hill.
$20 adult, $10 U19.
Race start 10am.

Rolling neutral start to the flashing light at chain up, pace vehicle pulls away, race is on.  Finish after the general store, just before the alpine lodge parking lot, ~16K.

Race on a public road, open course.  Yellow line rule in effect.  Helmets are mandatory.

All categories do full climb and all start together.  All riders get a finishing time.  Snacks and drinks at finish.

Prizes to be determined by category registration numbers.

Clothing shuttle to the finish provided.

Riders responsible for own way down hill.

No wash-room facilities provided.

Thursday, July 3, 2014

New Course Record!!

In the last Forbidden Plateau Time Trial of the 2014 season, club alumni (and current Sojasun Rider) Nigel Ellsay took the club record from Jordan Duncan (2012 - 17:09) to drop it down to a 16:59 with only an aerodynamic bike (no aero wheels, helmet, skinsuit etc.)
Current course records are now as follows
Headquarters:                    John Van der Vliet:     20:59     -2007
Forbidden Plateau:             Nigel Ellsay:                16:59    -2014
Dove Creek:                      Don Gilmore:               21:12    -2009
Dove Creek-Dove Creek:  Don Gilmore:              43:59     -2010