PBC took 3 podium finishes at the Tour of Bloomington Crit this Saturday. Congratulations to Hugh Gill (1rst place 3/4 race), Lori Hind (2nd place women cat 4 race), Casey Schumm (cat 4/5 race). Matt Bohm also put in a good performance. Here is Hugh Gill’s race report. Its quite eventful. Enjoy!… Cat 4/5- 6th? […]
The conditions were pretty good with a low 70′s temp and less then 10mph SE breeze blowing. The course was a rolling 40k TT course with good quality road that were controlled very well. No major climbs on course but you were never able to settle in to one gear/pace for long. […]
The Thursday Night Washington Ride will roll out at 5:00pm this Thursday, Aug 27.
Going into the Iowa State Road Race the legs were feeling pretty good. Looked like a pretty strong small field and everyone was taking some good pulls. During the first of two 32 mile loops, I wanted to test the field and see how they were feeling. Got into the front on the nice long […]
Once again, as part of the HICX, we are happy to announce the Wildlife Spooky CX held on Halloween this year. Hope to see everyone at the race.
Congratulations to Charlotte Schmitz, Sarah Gray, Mike Haedicke and Charlie Rodgers who competed in the 50 kilometer Wolfgang Freitag Memorial Two Man Team Time Trial in Herscher, IL, part of the ABR Mid America Time Trial Series. These riders have been training together one to two times per week in group rides and additional workouts […]
I raced master 30+ 4/5 Friday night. The rain cleared just in time for the race. The roads were wet but otherwise a gray course. They did have to shorten it to 9 miles due to flooding. I had a great result winning my […]
Greg Springborn finished 2nd in the Masters 40+ race the O’Fallon Road Race on Saturday. The 60 mile race included 3 laps in the rolling hills north of O’Fallon. On Lap #1 a four man break occurred as everyone else settled into a steady tempo and climbing temperatures (88 deg by race end). On Lap […]
Friday I had the power to stay up front for the final laps, then had the right line in the final corner for the short sprint. The other two riders in front caught themselves too far inside and lost their momentum. Giving me a clear shot at the finish without having to slow through the […]
The Kankakee race was pretty intense for me. I am still a “Rookie” at this racing thing; this was only my 4th race to enter. It was freezing when I first got up there to warm up, the temp was 46 and the wind was gusting to 25mph. I rode around trying to loosen up […]