Devo Board Member’s First Pro Bike

Snowdown Roller Races Next Wednesday at the Steaming Bean

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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

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Devo Super Fan Teal is Selling Stuff

  |   Photos, RMCF DEVO Sweet Elite

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

Teal was on Sweet Elite in 2011!

Teal was on Sweet Elite in 2011!

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Come Volunteer for the Devo Bike Swap. *new earlier date!

  |   DEVO News & Information

Be a part of the team who manages the madness!!!!

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 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: open

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Devo van at Chapman today!

  |   DEVO News & Information

The Devo van will be at Chapman to help put on the “free ski day” to showcase all the sweet winter improvements at Chapman as well as to find info about the local ski programs of the Winter Sports Foundation.  Devo coaches Sarah Tescher and Gary Colliander are going to teach a free kids skate clinic to any and all levels (skate gear is for rent at Chapman).  Meet us there at a little before noon to rent skate gear, load in the Devo van and we’ll drive up to the Golf Course on top of Chapman for a 1 1/2 fun kids skate clinic! (Back at Chapman at 2 pm)

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Boggy Draw Campout w/ U14 Girls

  |   Photos, U14 DEVO Boys and Girls
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Devo Jr still has open slots!!

  |   Devo Flyers, DEVO Just Ride, DEVO News & Information, Explorers, Junior DEVO, U14 DEVO Boys and Girls, U19 DEVO Boys and Girls

Monday Kinder: full
Monday 1st grade: full
Tuesday 2nd-3rd: 2 slots
Tuesday 3rd-5th: Full
Wednesday all girls beg/int: 10 slots
Wednesday co-ed adv 4th-5th: 1 slot
Thursday mixed 2nd-5th: 10 slots

Thursday all girl adv: full
Preschool Weds: full
Pre school Tuesday 10-11:30: 1 slot
Friday Kinder 2-4pm: 6 slots
Friday 1st grade 2-4pm: 9 slots

Push Bike Tues 10-11 session #1(April): 3 slots
All other Push bikes are full

Registration for of Devo opens up March 1st.   Click on “About Us”  to find out more about each group and email Sarah with any questions!

YES!  I know that Kinder and 1st grade are full and that is why I am adding another class for each!!!  PLEASE always contact me first to tell me that you did not get in and do NOT put your kinder or 1st grader in the 2nd grade group!  I’m thinking the kinder and 1st grade class will be on Fridays 2-4pm.

Also, the 2nd-3rd grade class will have openings soon as I move the kinders/1st graders out of that group and into their own group!!!

March 11th at 6 pm at rec center is the team meeting for U19

March 12th is the first day of practice (tues, thurs and fridays 4:15-6:15)

March 30th:  Devo Bike Swap at Fairgrounds

April 6/7th:  Top Secret Training camp for U14, U19, Explorers and Flyers (6th-12th grade)

April 13th:  First team race in Fruita


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NICA Annual Awards Announced

  |   Animas High Ospreys, Durango Composite HS, Uncategorized

NICA is pleased to announce the 2012 NICA Annual Award winners!

The NICA Awards were established in 2010 to honor student-athletes, coaches, volunteers and partners that have made outstanding contributions toward the development of high school cycling and the national high school mountain biking movement.

This year, NICA Awards will be given to 13 individuals in 10 different categories that were selected from a field of more than 222 nominees from NICA Leagues across the country.

Specialized Student-Athlete Leadership Award
The Student Athlete Leadership Award honors student-athletes who have demonstrated outstanding leadership, sportsmanship, academic performance and volunteerism in their team, school and community. The recipients are:
* Josie Nordrum, Redwood High School, NorCal High School Cycling League
* Zachary Tucker, Lyons High School, Colorado High School Cycling League

Trek Student-Athlete All Star Award
The All-Star Student Athlete Award recognizes student-athletes for their outstanding competitive achievements and potential for future success in competitive cycling. The recipients are:
* Kate Courtney, Branson High School, NorCal High School Cycling League
* Lucas Newcomb, Sir Francis Drake High School, NorCal High School Cycling League

Jeep Extraordinary Courage Award
The Extraordinary Courage Award recognizes student-athletes who have persevered through challenging circumstances and overcome adversity to develop and excel as a model student athlete. The recipients are:
* DeShaun Smith, C.K. MCClatchy High School, NorCal High School Cycling League
* Mark Doty, Oakley High School, Utah High School Cycling League

SRAM Coach of The Year Award
The Coach of the Year Award acknowledges a head coach whose qualities as a leader and motivator embodies NICA’s mission to provide student-athletes with the coaching and camaraderie to help them achieve both competitive and non-competitive goals in a safe and enjoyable manner. The recipients are:
* Whitney Pogue, Summit Academy High School, Utah High School Cycling League
* Ken Mozek, San Ramon Valley High School, NorCal High School Cycling League

Clif Bar and Company Volunteer Service Award
The Volunteer Service Award honors an exceptional volunteer whose dedication of time, expertise and enthusiasm goes above and beyond to make a difference in the organization. The recipients is:
* Nick Gualtieri, St. Francis High School, SoCal High School Cycling League

Quality Bike Products Community Impact Award
The Community Impact Award honors an individual whose dedication to high school mountain biking has resulted in positive impacts on youth, the community and the organization. This individual is an outstanding representative of the organization internally and externally. The recipient is:
* Ed Fischer, Camas Composite, Washington High School Cycling League

Primal Wear Race Production Partner Award
The Race Production Partner Award acknowledges an individual whose outstanding partnership role in race productions is key to the success of a leagues race event production. The recipient is:
* Martha Flynn, Minnesota High School Cycling League

Easton Foundations League Founder Award
The League Founders Award recognizes an individual’s commitment, enthusiasm, perseverance, and outstanding contributions in establishing a NICA High School Cycling League. The recipient is:
* Lori Harward, Utah High School Cycling League

NICA Legacy Award
The NICA Legacy Award honors an individual for their tremendous philanthropic support of NICA and NICA Leagues. The recipient is:
* Mike Sinyard, Specialized Bicycles

Come support the winners at the NICA Awards Benefit Ride and Banquet! Both events will be on January 12th, 2013 with the ride at Ft. Ord and the banquet at the Specialized world headquarters in Morgan Hill, California. Register today for either the ride and/or the banquet here.

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Coach Chad Cheeney’s Favoritest Pictures from 2012

  |   Photos, Uncategorized
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Last Devo Practice of 2012 Just Happened

  |   Devo Cross
Coach Chad, Sierra, Emily and Lucas set the new Devo world record by being the latest date Devo practice in history.
December 18th, finishing practice at the Durango Recreation Center parking lot at 5:37pm. Witness was Christine Trout.

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Devo Push Bike Group Rules

  |   Junior DEVO, Photos
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2012 Random Fat Bike Photos

  |   Explorers, Uncategorized
These bikes are amazing. Check out for more action.

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