Latest News – January 11

Fat Tracks Were Made at the Pedal Power MTB Race

The fourth race in Pedal Power Winter Race Series, the Pedal Power Winter Mountain Bike Race, took place on January 4 at the Tennessee Pass Nordic Center at Ski Cooper.

Pedal Power Snow Mtn. Bike Race Men's Winners (left to right) Wesley Sandoval (Second Place), Marvin Sandoval (First Place), Cannon Shockley (Third Place). Photo: Pedal Power.

Pedal Power Snow Mtn. Bike Race Men’s Winners (left to right) Wesley Sandoval (Second Place), Marvin Sandoval (First Place), Cannon Shockley (Third Place).

This ‘winter mountain bike’ event was introduced to the Winter Race series last year and was immediately met with rave reviews for its challenging track.  The course utilizes the Tennessee Pass Nordic Centers network of nordic trails which wend their way through the pine forests and meadows flanking magnificent Tennesse Pass north of Leadville. 

Here’s how the field played out: Men’s Winners:  First place: Marvin Sandoval; Second Place: Wesley Sandoval; Third Place: Cannon Shockley. On the women’s side: First Place went to Roxanne Hall and  Second Place to Sonya Evers; Beginner’s First Place went to Christina Briseno. For FULL RESULTS: click.

Pedal Power Snow Mtn. Bike Race Women's Winners (left to right) Sonya Evers (Second Place), Roxanne Hall (First Place), Christina Briseno (Third Place).

Pedal Power Race Winners (left to right) Christina Briseno (Beginner’s First Place), Roxanne Hall (Women’s First Place), Sonya Evers (Women’s Second Place).


Nuggets Skills Challenge Tomorrow at High School

Join the Lake County Recreation Department Sunday, January 12 for this FREE challenge sponsored by the Denver Nuggets, Arby’s and CPRA. NuggetsYouth ages 7-14 are invited to compete in dribbling, shooting and passing to see who’s got what it takes! 

First place boys and girls from each age group and division will win the chance to advance to the sectional and state finals. For questions or more details please see the recreation department’s Facebook Page.

Date: January 12
Time: registration 1:00pm, competition 1:30pm
Location: Lake County High School
Age: 7-14 as of April 30, 2014
Cost: Free

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