Cascade Classic Results & San Rafael Sunset Criterium

The team is back from a long trip and big stage race in Bend, Oregon – the Cascade Cycling Classic. We scored three podiums, and two more top tens. Full results can be found here. Brandon scored two second place finishes, this one atop Mt. Bachelor, and a 6th overall in GC. Jess got barley nipped at the line and took second at the Downton Criterium after her TT in the morning on Saturday. Julia guest rode for the Canyon Bicyles – Shimano pro team in her first race as a 2. She had some unfortunate luck that saw a…

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Brandon Dominates in 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 top step once again in the overall omnium standings. We’ll see you in Santa Clarita this weekend for the Chuck Pontius Omnium! Thanks to our friends at Santa Clarita Velo for hosting this fantastic, local event. A classic and tough road race is expected for Saturday……

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One Weekend, Three Upgrades!

Three FMBR team members achieved results over the long holiday weekend to warrant road category upgrades: Jessica Baum, Brandon Baker & Jeffrey Stern all moved up a level! Stern Shreddin’ the field @ Dinuba J-Baum/BBakes are both 3s with J-Stern upgrading to the 2s and now racing with the elite squad. This is BBakes second upgrade this season…and it’s only the middle of February. Congratulations! More to come!

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1st FMBR Upgrade

Congratulations to BBakes on his Cat 4 upgrade! We expect his ascent through the ranks to move at a rapid pace and hope to have him as a versatile weapon on the elite squad soon…he’ll be going for his first points as a 4 this weekend during the Cantua/Pine Flat/Dinuba triple header! Mr. Baker rippin’ through a wet corner at the Soto Memorial Crit – photo by M. Fennell Stay tuned for some #FigFast results from this weekend!

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