Tag: Leadville Race Series

2015 Leadville 100 MTB Race

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This past Saturday August 15th was the Leadville 100 MTB race, also known as the race across the sky. It is generally regarded as the hardest Mt bike race in the country as it spans 103 miles with a low point at 9200 ft. and a high point of 12,500 ft. This year there were three Jaywalker alumni who competed in this race. Dave K raced for his 3rd time, Stephen S for his 2nd and Bob M joined them in his first attempt. The Leadville race series is notorious for being the toughest tests of endurance around. Every year in this race there are hundreds of competitors who are unable to finish. We are Jaywalker alumni however and will not be denied. Bob M finished in 10:36, Stephen S in 9:00 and Dave K finished in a blistering 7:16 good enough for 28th place out of 1437 finishers. I…

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Leadville Silver Rush 50 Miler

Congratulations to the 5 Jaywalker Lodge Alums and 2 Friends of Jaywalker Lodge that completed the Leadville Silver Rush 50 mile mountain bike race this last weekend! Alums: Dave K: 8th place @ 4 hours and 9 minutes Greg P: 27th place @ 4 hours and 31 minutes Evan S: 146th place @ 5 hours and 22 minutes Bob M: 262nd place @ 5 hours and 57 minutes Chris B: 503rd place @ 7 hours and 20 minutes Friends of Jaywalker Lodge: Eric F: 376th place @ 6 hours and 32 minutes Richard S: 541st @ 7 hours and 20 minutes Nice work men. We look forward to see how you do in the Leadville 100 mile mountain bike race! Donnie Hagenbart Program Coordinator Jaywalker U