Saturday, September 26, 2009
Monday, September 21, 2009
Fall is finally here and it is time for Cyclocross. The 2009 De Stad Cyclocross Van Kansas Series presented by Paceline Products begins this Sunday with our opening round. The Diamond Blackfan Cyclocross Challenge will again start off our series with a great fundraising event for the Diamond Blackfan Anemia Foundation.
Online registration closes on Thursday at 11:59pm. Our
New this year: Awards 5 deep in the Men’s Cat 4 and Women’s Cat 4 divisions. The Men’s Open class is now open to all categories and payout is 7 deep. Fastest first lap prizes will be offered in select classes along with some other surprises. Stay tuned for more information on additional prizes.
The Kansas Cycling Association is proud to again sponsor the Women’s Beginner Cat 4 class. Thanks to a partnership with the KCA and our event promoters, the entry fee for the Women’s Cat 4 division has been reduced to $10.00.
While you are at our events this year please be sure to visit Joel with JET Performance Chiropractic. Joel will be available during all our series events for a quick body tune-up.
What: 2nd Annual Diamond Blackfan Cyclocross Challenge
When: Sunday, September 27th, 2009
Sponsoring team: Cow Town Cycling Team
Directions: Google map – Sar-Ko-Par Trails Park, Lenexa, Kansas
Link to event flyer: Diamond Blackfan Cyclocross Challenge Flyer
Wednesday, September 16, 2009
Help Support Trails, Walking and Bicycling TODAY!
Your voice is urgently needed! The U.S. Senate is scheduled to vote on
eliminating walking and biking funds today, September 16.
You can call both your senators--and help put a stop to this--by following
the instructions here: League of American Bicyclist
Back in 2003, a few members of Congress tried to eliminate Enhancements
Funding--the main source of funding for bicycle, pedestrian, and trails
projects in the U.S.
That effort was soundly defeated--but only after a huge tidal wave of
ordinary people like you took the time to call or email their members of
Now we need to do it again!
Monday, September 7, 2009
Overall team winners of the day were the Duo of Chris Ploch and Tom Albert who laid down 11 laps in 6:18. Second went to the team of Don Travis and Cameron Chambers. They kept it close, but had to settle for second on the day. The fight for third place was came down to the last lap. A nice battel between the "Flying Cows" and "Jimmy Leg". The team of Paul Kerwit and Pfremmer were able to chase down the team of Mike Classen and Garet Steinmetz on that final lap to take third wiht 10 laps.
Jeff Winkler and Karen Holtman were the overall 6 hour Solo winners on the day. Jeff put in another impressive ride lapping most of the solo field and finishing with 11 laps in 6:32.
Complete results are up - Binder 6 hour MTB Results
Team Seagal was on hand. They have some pictures up and a nice report.