2013&2014 Fat Tire Revolution Season Champs
2013 Masters Track Omnium State Champs
Three more national champs!
The team captured three more national champs this season! Chris Bentley in the Downhill, Jen Everhard in Marathon Cross-Country, and Sheila Walsh in the scratch race on the track *and* (as pictured above) the road race! Congrats to these three and to the other national and world champions on Fischer Plumbing.
Wins on the dirt!
Gile wins a muddy Stottlemeyer 30
The first of the NW Epic Series Races brought more podiums to the team. Mike Gile took the win in the 40-49 group. Chris Wood took the win and Ken Harmon in 2nd right behind him in the 50+ group. Jen Everhard nabbed third in the women’s.
The BUDU XC Series had the team on the podium with wins every weekend. Mike Gile won the men’s 35-49 Cat 1 season series, Ken Harmon won the series for the 50+ Cat 1 men. Jen Everhard took second overall in the Cat 1 women. Matt Seguin won the 30-39 men’s Cat 2 series.
Ravensdale Road Race brings podiums
Another great day of racing occurred at the annual Ravensdale road race. Junior racer Mitchel Thorton took third in a strong men’s field and Chris Kaiser got himself on the podium after being one or two spots short previously. Lots of Plumbers raced and smart tactics were used to get these guys to the medal stand!
More success at Volunteer Park Crit
Two wins at Tour of Walla Walla!
Bryan Urakawa won both the crit and the road race after perfect teamwork and lead outs from Rick Benson and Warren McAndrews. Rick and Warren finished 5th and Rick 7th overall in the GC.
Fisch’ing for Wins at Mason Lake
Early season brought a lot of success to the Plumbers. Great teamwork and hard racing brought multiple podium spots and wins by Sabrina Hendricks, Tim Purcell, and Rick Benson. Sabrina also captured a series overall win and John Rasanen grabbed second overall.
Bentley takes Sea Otter DH
Chris Bentley won the Cat 1 men’s DH at Sea Otter this year. Sea Otter is the largest cycling event in the country bringing contestants from all over the country to compete in sunny California.
Fischer Plumbing crowned as MFG Season Team Cross Champs for 2013
Deb Preller wins West Coast Big Mountain Enduro Series
State Champs and Series champs!
Fischer Plumbing Cycling Team Finishes March Strong in Road and XC!
Congrats also go out to Jeanee DaGloria for placing 2nd in her XC race, and Mike Gile for placing 3rd, even after having a mechanical issue. Overall, the team had 14 top 10 finishes over the weekend. Congrats to all the racers for representing Fischer Plumbing Cycling and all of our sponsors well.
The team is back to its winning ways… A strong presence and team work in every race!