Three weeks ago, many ZVC racers raced in the 505 Cycling Classic and with several podium finishes. Jerry Garcia won the Masters omnium with a 1st place time trial. Tamatha Risner won the womens 1/2/3 omnium. Kathy Alvarez won the womens 1/2/3 time trial. Laura Burkett came in 2nd place for the womens Cat 5 category. For more results, go to http://505cycling.com/our-events.
Two weeks ago, ZVC racer, Marcel Berger raced the Javelina Chase in Duncan, AZ. He won the road race and had a 2nd place in the time trial for an overall Omnium win for both ZVC and the collegiate subcategory for NMSU. We also had a few ZVC racers racing in the Tierra Del Sol Road Race. Congratulations to Jesus Palma for winning the Cat 5 race! And huge shoutouts to Al Senft, Kevin Quattlebaum, Lisa Dougherty, Kelly Hinkle, Mike Barrow, Zach Taraschi, Tony Bettini, and David Ritledge from strong finishes on a tough and windy race!
This past weekend was the 32nd edition of Tour of the Gila and ZVC was out in full force representing! The Tour of the Gila is a both a mental and physical challenge for all that participate and the most challenging stage races in North America! We are proud to announce there were a few podium finishes, along with two stage wins! Congratulations to Kevin Quattelbaum for winning the Stage 1 road race and to Tamatha Risner for winning the Stage 3 time trial! Also congratulations to Al Senft for his notable 3rd place overall time trial finish! We also had two GC overall podiums, with Al Senft finishing 3rd in the 50+ and Tamatha finishing 3rd 35+ and 4th overall! Shoutouts also go out to TofG finishers David Rutledge, Mike Barrow, Tony Bettini, Eric Collins, as well as Chris Whitman and Francis Horton! Way to represent! For more results, go to http://tourofthegila.com.
More racing to come! Be sure to check out our results link and calendar for more information!