It’s a Third in the Third for the Pbville Racing Team
The Leadville high school Pbville Racing Team took third place in had their third race last Sunday, Oct. 6 at Peaceful Valley in Elbert, Colo. The weather was the best the team saw so far in the series, without a trace of rain.The Pbville Racing Team with their 3rd place trophy: left to right – Lara Lufkin, Brandon Hanson, Stephanie Colton, Darian Fairclough, Aarika Johnson and Charlie Koch. Photo: Pbville Racing Team.
Indiviudal Pbville Racers were shining bright in their own special way on the mountain bike race course. According to Coach Stacy Kelly, Grant Gipson did well, finishing 5th in JV Division 2, Boys.Grand Gipson showed a strong race off the start line. Photo: Pbville Racing Team.
Stephanie Colton had an excellent race and moved up in the standing by several positions. For full race results: LINKStephanie Colton gets after some single track. Photo: Pbville Racing Team.
The team did very well considering that two teammates Lara Lufkin (sick – get well soon!) and Charlie Koch (mending that broken collar bone) did not compete. Coach Stacy Kelly stated that the team hopes to have Koch back in the saddle at last race in Eagle, the state championships, on October 20.
For more information about the race and the Colorado League, vsit www.coloradomtb.org.Dr. Lance Schamberger (center with TPC green jersey), one of the Pbville Racing Team’s greatest supporters and benefactors took a fall ride with the team: Left to right- Darian Fairclough, Stephanie Colton, Aarika Johnson, Grant Gipson, Cain Gipson, Lance Schamberger, Brandon Hanson, Federico Montes, Cheyenne Mendoza. Photo: Pbville Racing Team.