Category: Race Reports

2022 Farmall MTB Race – 5/15

Post excerpt: "Such a fun event! I lined up in the field of 45-50 guys and the race went off similar to a CX start. I knew the hole shot was important and was able to place myself 2nd wheel before hitting…

2022 Cazenovia Hillbender

Post excerpt: May 7th, It was time for one of the best races of the year, Caz Hillbender. The Chimps look forward to this event every year and really gear up for the event as it is only one of very few…

2022 Hollenbeck’s Road Race

Post excerpt: On May 1st, the Hollenbeck’s Annual Road Race returned after a two year hiatus. Riders were treated to the best weather they have seen at this race in a long time (typically it is cold or raining, or both). On…

2022 Brinkerhoff Memorial Road Race

Post excerpt: Cat 4/5 Race On April 23, 2022 3 Chimps took to the starting line of the Capital Region Bicycle Club’s annual Brinkerhoff Memorial Road Race in Coxsackie, NY. Ben Rabin, Eric Rickman, and Tony Campagna started out on their first…

Rochester CX Weekend 2021

Post excerpt: Saturday -  Rob - Cat 4/5 Race Woke up at 3:45am to drive 1.5 hrs and race at 7:30am which is f’n ridiculous but more on that later…. Got there and it was still dark, bathrooms open and registration opened…

Josh Graves on the Podium at Drops 2 Hops 2019

Josh Graves Wins Drops 2 Hops 2019

Post excerpt: Drops 2 Hops is a 42 mile race with 3,215 ft of climbing featuring. It features two distict climbs: a 1.73 mile climb at 8%, followed by 1.84 miles at 4%. Both climbs are deceptive in that their gradient is…