Bikers on Snow!
This Saturday the Fat Tire bike race starts at 11am and costs $15 to enter. The course will be about 10km long. Or, just come out and ride the trails without racing! It is open to ya all day with either a trail pass or entry to the race.
Register to win coveted IHBC tour entry at Mountain Bike Specialists, 949 Main Avenue, Monday through Saturday 9:00 to 5:30.
1st Place LiveStrong IHBC Tour Entry, 2nd place-Quarter Horse Entry, 3rd place Pro Challenge Banner
Guaranteed tour registration, One-on-one support from LIVESTRONG staff, One of a kind Team LIVESTRONG cycling jerseyTeam Happy Hour, Team Dinner, Enjoy LiveStrong team tent amenities in Silverton and Durango Mountain Resort.
Mountain Bike Specialists has completed the required fund raising but you are welcome to raise even more money to support families affected by cancer. A large portion of the funds raised will remain in our local area to support affected cancer patients.
Drawing will be on February 22nd.
Entry is transferable.Read More
Photos by FLC Cycling’s Harrison Brown.
http://djwalker.smugmug.com/Sports/Snow-Slalom-13/27870477_wqLFzr, here’s some more photos.Read More
Mountain Bike Specialists Iron Horse Bicycle Classic Open House
Watch the parade.
Eat some chili and hot chocolate.
Friday 6:00 until 7:30p.m.
Register for the Quarter Horse.
Register to win a LiveStrong Tour entry to Silverton.
We are celebrating the success of the Iron Horse Bicycle Classic. IHBC has donated over $403,000 to 28 charities since 2001. The economic impact to the community yearly is approximately $1,000,000.
Thanks for being part this event. You make it happen.
Party location: 949 Main Avenue in downtown Durango.
This Super Bowl Sunday at Chapman Hill 11am
Snowdown Chapman Hill Bike Downhill
This event is now a single slalom course event. Basically one rad, turny dh-ish course down Chapman Hills snow covered slalom and 4cross courses of the past. An open practice period with an option of timing your runs will be followed by a qualifying run for each rider. Then for the finals, riders in each category will get one run with the fastest qualifying rider starting last. Should make for some fun nail biting action!
All bikes are allowed, skinny or fat.
Its Snowdown, so geek out if you want.
Pro & Am Men
Sweet Prize list for top finishers, most improved and Snowdown Spirit Award
Registration will be from 10:00 – 11:59 AM right next to the Chapman Skating Rink. Event cost is …. FREE. Riders will need to wear a helmet and sign 2 waivers.
10:00 – 11:00 AM – Open course for practice
11:00 – 11:50 AM – Practice and option of timed runs
12:00PM Rider meeting
12:10 PM (Noon) – Qualifying and Finals
4:00PM Super Bowl 49ers 34 Ravens 31 (prediction by chad)
Bring snow shovel for course work if interested. Coursework will be allowed until Noon.
Bring your own Hot Chocolate, or use the concession at the Chapman Rink. Water and Bathrooms included
Prize will be awarded on site for someone who promises create a short video edit!
This event is sponsored by Durango Devo and is for Fun
Contact Lucas at LJLEMAIRE@fortlewis.edu for more info
and if interested in helping design and shovel a sweet course in, be there at 9am with a shovel
Durango, CO: The City of Durango is seeking comments from the public on the Horse Gulch
Open Space Management Plan. The draft Management Plan provides a framework for the
sound stewardship of the Horse Gulch open space area and is available for review on the City’s
website at durangogov.org and by clicking on Hot Topics.
Horse Gulch is part of a large open space and recreational area that includes public lands
owned by the City of Durango, La Plata County, and the Bureau of Land Management. This
entire landscape encompasses more than 3,600 acres and includes the Telegraph, Raider
Ridge and Horse Gulch Trail System – an approximately 60-mile natural surface single track trail
network used exclusively for non-motorized recreation.
Public comments on the draft Management Plan are encouraged and should be submitted in
writing by email to firstname.lastname@example.org by January 31, 2013. For additional information,
please contact Durango Parks and Recreation Department at 375-7321.
Weds 6 PM BICYCLE ROLLER RACES
Steaming Bean – 915 Main Hosted by the Durango Wheel Club
Head-to-head bicycle races on stationary indoor rollers, contestants provide their own bicycles, road-type with 700c front wheels. Furthest distance covered in 15 minutes wins the prize!
Categories: men 18+, women 18+.
Event Coordinator: Ivan Unkokvsky – 970-749-0030
Event Cost: FREE
Entry Deadline: 10 minutes before Event
Prizes: 1st, 2nd, 3rd in each category
Single Bike box -Bike Pro USA- $70
Green Swiss top brake pads (brand-new still in the bag)- $5
Random MTB tires:
1- 26″ Specialized The Captain (Used)- $5
1- 26″ Specialized Sauserwind (Used)- $5
2- 26″ Kenda Small Block 8 (lightly used) $10/per tire
Bike shoes size 40 (not women specific):
1 pair Mavic Road Zxellium ultimate (lightly used)- $150
2 pairs Mavic MTB Fury (used)- $100/ pair
1 pair Mavic MTB Fury (brand new!)- $250
Sarah is looking for people to head up different parts of the bike swap this year! Be a part of the team who manages the madness! Below are the titles and contact email@example.com or (970)779-8480 for more information on each job. Most of these jobs can be done from the comforts of your home and no meetings!!! Yahoooooooooo. As always, all volunteers get to come into the swap early (6:30-7:30am) Swap is March 30th at Fairgrounds
Head of Volunteers: Jesse Kileen
Head of Bike Shop Vendors: Ed Kileen
Head of Table Vendors: open
Head of Pros: open
Head of gear check in/out: open
Head of Advertising: open
Head of security: open
Head of Facility take down/set up: open
Head of Gear: openRead More