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Oak Flats 2019 MTB Race

The 2019 Oak Flats mountain bike race, part of the New Mexico Off Road race series, was held Sunday, August 11 at the Oak Flat picnic grounds in the East Mountains.  For 2019 race director Parmenides Orpinel made several improvements … Continue reading

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Hillsboro Road Race 2019

By Thomas Mattsson:  The traditional start of the summer Road Racing season was this weekend in Las Cruces and Hillsboro with the Trifecta hosted by Zia Velo. Saturday was not summer – the TT took place in snow and rain … Continue reading

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Daddy Needs A New Pair of Shoes: Lucky 7 CX Race Report

Lucky 7 CX Race:  The High Desert Bicycle Race Team needed a lot of luck, and even more helping hands and hard work, to pull off the Lucky 7 CX race held on December 2nd at Roosevelt School in Tijeras.  … Continue reading

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Cleanup on North Footies Trail 341

North Footies Trail Maintenance:  Saturday, November 4th, I met Elevate/Bikeworks Albuquerque to conduct maintenance on Trail 341 in the North Foothills.  The work, located approximately 1/4-mile east of the intersection of Trail 341 and Trail 230, focused on filling in … Continue reading

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Geoff Steffens Puts in Tough 10-Hour Word Day at Kona Ironman

Ironman 2018:  Congratulations to Geoff Steffens for pushing through a tough 10 hour work-day at the Ironman World Championships in Kona, HI on October 13th.  Geoff raced in the men’s 50-54 age group, finishing in 10 hours 35 minutes: 73rd … Continue reading

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Geoff Steffens to Race Kona Ironman October 13th

HDB’s Geoff Steffens will be in Kona, HI October 13th, not lazing on the beach with a colorful umbrella drink in his hand but swimming, riding and running in the men’s 50-54 Ironman 140.3 World Championships.  (Yep, if you read … Continue reading

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Broom Wagon Notes: August 28, 2018 / Linda Garcia Podiums in NMSO 40K Road Race

More Senior Olympics Results:  Congratulations to HDB’s Linda Garcia for placing second in the Women’s 70-74 40K road race at the 2018 New Mexico Senior Olympics.  Linda’s podium snagged her a ticket to the 2019 National Senior Olympics to be … Continue reading

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