Road Racing

KINCAID ROAD – ROAD RACE – BIKE FOR DUDES (and any woman who would like to too)

KINCAID ROAD – ROAD RACE – BIKE FOR DUDES (and any woman who would like to too)
May 2, 2015 – 10:00 a.m.

Weather predictions for Saturday, May 2nd could not be better, 50+ and sunny skies!  That’s what we call…….Bike for Dudes time.

All is a go for tomorrow’s bike race. You ladies who are not doing the Bike for Women on Sunday are more than welcome to come out as well.  Registration will remain open until 9:00 p.m. Friday (5/1) night.

It would be hard to top the Bike for Women registration numbers of 700+ but let’s give it a try………..sign up today at www.abcroadracing.com.

2015 Bike for Women – registration opens February 18th (TODAY!) – 8pm

 

Arctic Bicycle Club - Road Race Division

Mark your calendars!  Set your alarms!

Registration opens – Wednesday, February 18th at 8:00pm

Get ready, get set, it’s time to ride!  Come on out and join the Arctic Bicycle Club for the 15th Annual Bike for Women. Join us and other cyclists in this fun 9-mile bike event for women.

Are you one of the lucky men getting this email? Share this with the gals in your life…they won’t want to miss the 2015 Bike for Women.

Time: 9:00am (start times will be assigned prior to event day)

Who: Women and girls of all ages

Where: Chugiak High School, 16525 Birchwood Loop Rd, Chugiak, AK 99567

Registration opens Wednesday, February 18th at 8:00pm.  

Click here to visit the registration and information site

http://www.bike4women.com

Adults: $25

Children (18 and under): $10

** registration includes a 2015 Bike for Women water bottle & awards banquet!

The event is limited to the first 700 registrants and fills up every year, sometimes very very quickly, we recommend getting signed up early!

This is a great event to practice your skills for the Gold Nugget and Eagle River Triathlons in a fun and comfortable atmosphere.

Click here to view the Bike for Women rules and course map

CHARITY

The Bike for Women is a benefit for the Arctic Bicycle Club promoting cycling opportunities in Alaska, advocating for cycling in our community and more!

Bike for Women will also benefit Let Every Woman Know.

Let Every Woman Know – Alaska is a non-profit organization dedicated to raising awareness for gynecologic cancer and providing support for women within the state who have been diagnosed with these diseases. Proceeds donated to Let Every Woman Know will fund projects and programs specifically for Alaskan women.

Learn  more by visiting LetEveryWomanKnow.com

Visit the Bike for Women website at www.bike4women.com – your one stop spot for complete Bike for Women information.

Registration questions? Email Debora Summers at registration@bike4women.com.

Other questions? Email Race Directors, Kristin Folmar and Missy Roberts at info@bike4women.com


Official Bike for Women Merchandise

Exclusive Bike for Women Jersey & Arm Warmers

Order by February 26th  (yes you can order even after registration is closed) for guaranteed delivery by race day!

Women’s specific fit bike jersey.  Made by Primal, this custom jersey is great for a casual weekend ride or race day!  Trust us – these are great.  You will be the envy of your cycling buddies when you show up for a ride in this great jersey!

These are available on a pre-order basis.  Because they are custom there is a bit of lead time for orders. Orders placed by 2/26 will be available at bib-pick-up.  Orders placed after that date will be available either on event day or will be mailed post-event.

BONUS: Order by 2/26 and Save $10.00 on the jersey – just $65 (reg $75).  Save $5 on the arm warmers if you preorder too – just $35 (reg $40). (arm warmer image coming soon)

LOOK FOR MORE OFFICIAL GEAR COMING SOON TOO (T-shirts, sweatshirts and more)

 

We hope to see you on May 3rd! 

 

 

Anchorage to Seward Race is Sunday – Solo or Relay – are you in?

Anchorage to Seward is Sunday – IMPORTANT INFORMATION PLEASE READ
114 Miles – 9 legs – Lots of Fun!
August 31st – 8:00 a.m. start

GET YOUR TEAM TOGETHER NOW – OR TAKE IT ON BY YOURSELF. 

RIDING SUNDAY?  PLEASE PRINT BOTH OF THESE!  THEY ARE NEWLY UPDATED AS OF 8/29 – print again if you already printed a copy!
EVENT FLYER & COURSE DESCRIPTION
RACE RULES & DETAILS

ONLINE REGISTRATION IS OPEN UNTIL 9:00pm Saturday
$40 per solo rider  ($15 juniors)
$30 per rider on a team ($15 juniors)
*riders must be 16 or older
Riders may register onsite at Chain Reaction Cycles on race morning from 6:45am – 7:30am.

We hope to see you there, this is a great event.  
Daunted? Don’t be –  grab some friends and make a relay out of it!  Guaranteed to be fun, challenging and earn you some bragging rights when you return to work after the holiday!
This 114-mile race has solo and team division (2, 3, or 4+ person).

There are so many ways you can go with this course…….as an individual, a 2 person, 3 person or 4 person team (racing as team – it can be all female, all male or a coed team). It’s your pick!
IMPORTANT REMINDERS
  • Blinky Tail Lights Required – FREE LIGHTS are provided to the 1st 60 registrants compliments of PEAK CENTER ALASKA  Huge thanks to owner Rebeca McKee for making this great donation.
  • ALL RIDERS must check in on race morning between 6:45am – 7:30am at Chain Reaction Cycles….the shop will be open for last minute needs – Thanks to James Stull!
  • KEEP THESE NUMBERS HANDY – Race Director Kristin Folmar – 907-301-8871 and course setter MK Perkins (214-212-7097).. YOU MUST Call one of these two if you scratch once the race has started.
  • Racers are responsible for their own support (i.e. water, food, mechanical, first aid) please plan accordingly.
  • PRINT THE RACE RULES and keep them with you!
  • ALL vehicles must display a Caution Bikes on the Roadway sign – these will be available on race morning.  We suggest bringing tape to affix on your window.

Hope to see you on Sunday!

Glen Alps is Thursday – are you racing? Only 3 races left this season

Did you know that the 2014 Road Division season is almost over?

Only 3 races left: Thursday :Glen Alps Hill Climb 7:00pm

Sunday 8/31: Anchorage – Seward 8:00am Sunday

9/7: Triple Hill Climb 9:00am

Don’t let us down…come on out and put your legs to the test tomorrow night at the Glen Alps Hill Climb.

Race starts at Potter’s Marsh parking area at 7pm. Check in by 6:30. Sign up online until 3pm Thursday – but really, commit now. Pack your car with your bike and gear and plan on joining us after work for some good ‘ol leg burning fun!

How about ANCHORAGE to SEWARD (solo or relay)….where is everyone? This is such a fun event, but very few of you have committed yet. Lots of solo riders, but where are all of the teams? The weather forecast is pretty good (better than most years for sure!) Sign up until 9pm Saturday night or onsite Sunday morning between 6:45am and 7:30am. Full details on the upcoming races can be found at www.abcroadracing.com Hope to see lots of you tomorrow night for Glen Alps Hill Climb!

Kulis Crit Tonight! Plus mark your calendars for Anchorage – Seward and final races of season

Kulis Crit – Tonight!

Wednesday, August 20th 7:00pm

This is the “added” Kulis Crit!  Come on out and enjoy one last Crit of the season.  Did you register for the series?  Lucky you – this on is on us!  All others – it’s just like a regular race – $18 online through 3pm Wednesday or $25 onsite.  
We hope to see you there – this is a fun venue and the season is winding down – just a few hill climbs and Anchorage to Seward left.  take advantage of this race we added to the calendar and come on out!
REGISTER NOW!

Please park at the school and walk over.

KULIS CRIT  START TIME/ORDER
(Subject to change depending on numbers, more groups may be combined)

  • Juniors/ Novice Men/ Master Men(60+)/ Novice Women: 35 min. (start 7:00 pm)
  • Int. Men/Int. Women/Open Women/ Master Women 40 Min (start 7:40 pm)
    Open Men & Master Men(45+) – 45 min (start 7:40 pm)
    * if groups increase we may switch Open Men & MM45+ to later start…BUT plan to race at 7:40
ALL TIMES APPROXIMATE

 


Anchorage to Seward is coming up!
Mark your calendars

Sunday, August 31st 8:00am

GET YOUR TEAM TOGETHER NOW – OR TAKE IT ON BY YOURSELF. 
Learn more with these two links:
EVENT FLYER & COURSE DESCRIPTION
RACE RULES & DETAILS

REGISTRATION WILL OPEN IN THE NEXT FEW DAYS – Stay Tuned!
$40 per solo rider  ($15 juniors
$30 per rider on a team ($15 juniors)
*riders must be 16 or older

Get your family and friends planning now for a ride from Seward to Anchorage!
A great way to spend the holiday weekend…relax at home on Saturday, put in a hard ride on Sunday and then make a weekend of it and stay  the night in Seward or head on back and still have the Labor Day holiday on Monday to relax at home.
We hope to see you there, this is a great event.  Daunted – grab some friends and make a relay out of it!  Guaranteed to be fun, challenging and earn you some bragging rights when you return to work after the holiday!
This 114-mile race has solo and team division (2, 3, or 4+ person).

START PUTTING YOUR TEAM TOGETHER NOW!