Another Bob Cook Memorial Mount Evans Hill Climb in the books
Great weather, amazing volunteers, officials and staff. And smoking fast times by a phenomenal group of riders and racers with numerous records broken in 2016.
Big thanks to the effervescent Kim Nordquist-Feir for putting on the show.
Her team would like to express deep gratitude to all of the Officials, Crew, Staff and Volunteers who made this race a great success!!
And congratulations to all Racers for conquering this monumental mountain, in honor of Bob Cook, you ROCK!
Samuel McBride was fastest for the men in the Gran Fondo with a time of 2h 19m, just in front of David Hillyard with Randy Dorese in 3rd.
For the women Meaghan Gravina with a time of 2h 39m, with Jennifer Thurman 2nd and D. Gray in 3rd place.
Overall nearly 1,000 cyclists took part in the USAC State Hill Climb Championship and the open Gran Fondo.
2016 results are here, courtesy of Race Rite: my1.raceresult.com/57667
Official Photos - https://www.flickr.com/photos/21085902@N08/sets/72157668700506274