This past Saturday (on my birthday) I attended the Independence Valley Road Race located in Rochester, WA about 90 minutes north of Portland and the same distance south of Seattle. The course consisted of four, 20 mile laps with two, 3-minute punchy climbs per lap and a long, winding, flat cross wind section in the … Read moreIndependence Valley Road Race Report from J. Stern
USAC has posted results and FMBR scored! 4 podiums, 7 top fives & 20 top tens Photo by Marco We’re heading to Copperopolis tomorrow and Stern is doing the Independence Valley Road Race in Washington State on his birthday. More results to come! Stay #FigFast and have a great weekend everyone.
Stage 3 – Circuit Race Coolest circuit I have raced thus far. Well done to the organizers for the route on this one. The first few laps were nervous for the group, I had to use my recently sharpened bumping skills from our team training on a few overly anxious riders over the course, but … Read moreStage 3 Recap by Bbakes
Stage 2 – Downtown Criterium. The course was slightly sketchy with turns going straight into rain gutters and fast pave bends before the finish. From the whistle, all I really could think about was the finish and where I would need to start sprinting. My buddy Cameron Bond and I got a decently sized break … Read moreTDM Stage 2 – DT Crit
A 3 part series on Bbakes’ last 3 races as a Cat 3 – in his own words. I feel I should add some context to my race reports. I am writing from the perspective of my first full season of racing bicycles. I love that I get to travel and race around our state and … Read moreRace Report: Stage 1 – Tour de Murrieta
FMBR sent a lone rider south to the Inland Empire and the Tour de Murrieta this past weekend seeking & finding his final Cat 2 upgrade points. Bbakes took 2nd in the TT on Day 1, 2nd in the criterium on Saturday and took the win in the road race securing his place on the … Read moreBrandon Dominates in Murrieta!
FMBR came out gunning yesterday and left with another slew of results! 4s: David Silverander – 4th 45+: Mark Fennell – 10th 55+: Quentin Sims – 3rd 60+: Owen Thomas – 1st P/1/2: David Priest – 18th, Jeffrey Stern – 20th, John Echeveste – dnf 3s: Brandon Baker – 1st, Jason Hannon – 2nd, Bobby Lozoya – 22nd That is … Read moreVlees Huis Ronde Road Race Results
Words from the one and only Bbakes about his experience winning FMBR‘s first yellow jersey at the Chico Stage Race… Going to races with a team makes a huge impact on my mental frame of mind, and it is a reassuring feeling. David, Nate and I would be racing closely together for the weekend. Stoked. Stage One … Read moreIn Yellow All Weekend Long