B4T9 member and tri pro Lauren Capone was the overall women’s champion for the long course at Santa Barbara Triathlon (she just won Ironman Maryland). Congrats to Christine Houser (aka Major Judy)who took 2nd place in her division and to Rosie Thompson who finished on the long course podium with super strong efforts! Tina Ikpysh also had a great showing for the long course.
B4T9 powerhouses Andi Smith and MaryAnn Levenson were once again factors to be reckoned with as they took home silver and bronze in the individual pursuit and points race at the National Track Master’s. B4T9 is looking forward to a full team for 2015 at Master’s Track and Road Nationals. Training starts now!
B4T9’er, Sue Fish (a.k.a Flying Fish), was an honored guest at the 40th anniversary of women’s motocross. Sue is a former women’s World Motocross Champion, 2X National Champ & Superbowl of Motorcross champion & a huge supporter/member of B4T9. Sue talked about her career in women’s racing, competition against men & being a pioneer of motocross. We’re proud of our Flying Fish.
B4T9 raises over $3,000 in the Tour de Cure, Santa Barbara. We were the #1 fundraiser for a corporate team.
First race weekend of the season complete! The Poor College Kids Road Race 3/4 field had 5 B4T9ers toeing the line—congrats to Kelly McLaughlin, Diana Aguirre, Nicole Sweetland, Anne Chen, and Liz Hawes! PCK is always an exciting race—short and sweet, with lots of people shaking the cobwebs out of their road racing legs.
Sunday at Mothballs began early for Kelly McLaughlin & Felicia Fish in the Cat 4s—the race started at 7:35 am! Major kudos are also in order for student B4T9 member Felicia, who gave a solid effort at her first-ever criterium. Way to represent B4T9! Anne Chen was unfortunately sidelined due to a crash in the road race, so she took over announcing duties with her usual grace, and helped […]