With temperatures approaching (or exceeding) 100, racers faced three days of cool racing around Independence, MO.
Good fields and good support (with lots of water handups) makes this one the best weekend of racing in the Midwest.
Photos from Roger Harrison
RESULTS from the points race at the Kansas Velodrome on Thursday night.
Kansas Track Championship will be held on 8/6 FLYER
Truman Cup kicks off today (Friday 7/21). Three days of racing on the Missouri side of Kansas City FLYER
Championship events coming up over the next few weeks:
RESULTS from the July Lifebalance Time Trial.
Next local TT on July 20th: John Brown Time Trial
Truman Cup Omnium begins on July 21st with THREE days of racing.
Finish out July with the Sunflower Games and Kansas State Championship Criterium (7/29 and 7/30). FLYERS coming soon.
We're in the middle of the long hot summer with plenty of hot training opportunity.
Wednesdays it's Worlds: a safe and fast criterium in Olathe: FLYER
Wanna play on the track? On Thurday Night's at the Lawrence Grass Velodrome there are structured workouts until August including Coach Pat's Omnium Series.
RESULTS from Tour of Kansas City, all three stages plus Omnium.
Wednesday Night Worlds Criterium features a Ladies Night for 6/28
Thursday 6/29 at the Lawrence Velodrome is week two of Coach Pat's Omnium Series. Get Fixed!
July 8th and 9th, some great mountain bike trails for the Marmaton Massacre
Coming up in July: Truman Cup Omnium
At Sunday's Tour of Kansas City Criterium an athlete from the St. Louis area was fatally injured. Here is the statement from the staff of the event:
"Our thoughts go out to the family, friends, and teammates of the rider who passed after a race incident in the Tour of Kansas City. Our hearts are heavy as we mourn the loss of a member of the cycling community."
A link to local news coverage. More details will be released today: KSHB story
Lots of of cycling events in the metro this week!
Saturday and Sunday: Tour of Kansas City