Both Bobby & Jason H. earned their elite upgrades today – Bobby from his win at the IVC yesterday and Jason from his result at the Sea Otter Circuit Race. They are FMBR’s 3rd & 4th elite upgrades since January, a nearly 50% growth rate of the P/1/2 team in 3 months! Photo by Lola Tinney The … Read moreTwo Cat 2 Upgrades in One Day + Weekend Results
A solid field of about 25 riders lined up for the Men’s 55+ Sea Otter Classic Road Race on Friday, April 15th. The field was very competitive and included two past winners, one of the best 55+ climbers in the State, and one of SoCal’s finest, Greg Fenton. Quentin Sims and I were representing FMBR. … Read moreSea Otter Road Race, Mens 55+ by Owen
Results are posted from the past weekend – Julia grabbed FMBR’s 18th win of the season at the SCNCA District Championships. Kirk and Quentin snagged a couple podiums at the Otter! Race report from Owen coming tomorrow on the road race at Sea Otter.
Race report from our team director David ‘The Beast‘ Priest. I showed up to San Luis Rey Road Race with some pretty high hopes of a good result. A long, 103 mile race with just enough climbing to soften up the pure sprinters, but not enough to let the little climbers leave my XL frame … Read more2016 SCNCA Elite Road Race Championships – 29th Annual San Luis Rey Road Race
This last weekend’s hunt for upgrade points found us driving 5 hours north to Turlock Lake Road Race. The course’s profile was mostly flat with two main sections of rollers in the middle and one last riser 200 meters to the line. Julia’s and my plan of attack going into the day was to keep … Read moreJ-Baum’s Turlock Lake Road Race Report
FMBR scored our 50th podium of the year this past Saturday at the Turlock Lake Road Race! Overall, the team had 4 starters and every racer came in the top ten. Full results are here. Q. Doug Sims was 3rd in 55+ Bobby went fishing and came up with a solid 9th on the day … Read moreTurlock Lake Road Race Results
This weekend marked the first time I have entered San Dimas Stage Race. I had heard a lot about this iconic stage race; the uphill time trial, the technical road race and the lively downtown criterium. I knew that doing well in the TT was important and was hoping to get my body from the … Read moreSan Dimas Through the Eyes of Julia
Fort Ord is an enormous (~28,000 acre) former US Army base near Seaside, CA, perched on the edge of the pristine Monterey Bay. The rolling terrain and abundant closed roads make for lots of great bike racing opportunities. Most notably, the area is home to the annual cycling family reunion and race week known as … Read moreSilverander’s Race Reports from CCCX
Full results are posted! 5 podiums, 9 top fives, 15 top tens and…an upgrade for Mr. Silverander from the 4s to the 3s! More info, including race reports to come…recover up friends & stay #FigFast.
The FMBR team hit it’s first (minor) speed bump of the season, with a small by our #FigFast standards, trophy collection – just 1 top five finish by J-Bomb who is well on her way to a 2 upgrade!. Copperopolis is a brutally tough course and a couple teammates fell due to mechanicals. Full results are posted … Read moreCopperopolis & Berkeley Results…San Dimas starts tomorrow!