Update on Teresa Steele - Teresa and Bruce thank you for your thoughts and prayers. She has moved to an excellent rehab facility and is working hard on recovery - very challenging, so no visits, etc for a while.
Don't forget to renew your membership. If you are currently not a member and join SBW now you will get the rest of 2016 as a bonus! This includes our popular SBW Saturday track series starting 3 December - both Velo Sports Center certification (if required) and training at a big discount. Fill out or type in (new fill-in pdf form), print and and mail (or pass on to a board member) this 2017 SBW Membership App.
Sarah Munoz strikes Gold at 2016 Track Nats with Team Pursuit mates Jan Palchikoff and Elise Traylor. Sarah and Elise doubled for another Gold in the Team Sprint.
SBW Team Ride still rolling every Saturday 8am from Catalina Coffee - see FB closed group for details, usually from Bill aka "Cyclista FilAm" on FB.
In Memoriam. More on the passing of Jeff Dykzeul - click for special page.
Beach Cities Cycling Club and SBW are planning a memorial ride for Dec 17 - more soon
Here is the SBW Pizza Party walkabout video.
Rider Award Winners presented at 2016 PP
Junior Women's Racer of the Year - Makayla Macpherson
Junior Men's Racer of the Year - Jon Gorski
Women's New Racer of the Year - Jennifer Hirsch
Men's New Racer of the Year - Jose Chuc
Most Improved Men's Racer - Christopher Hirsch
Women's Masters Racer of the Year - Charity Chia
Men's Masters Racer of the Year - Kurt Sato
MBGP Juniors winner Brandon McNulty won the UCI Juniors Individual Time Trial World Championship
UCI World Cup returning to Velo Sports Center Feb 25-26, 2017
Curious about USAC anti-doping program? RaceClean
Sarah Munoz & Makayla Macpherson Silver in States Track 2016.
Deo Asuncion Silver at Arco Crit
Makayla Macpherson 2 podiums (Silver in RR) at Road Nats
Charity Chia and John McNulty topped the podium at the CBR Crit 6/12.
Makayla and SBW got a very nice shout out from Red Kite Prayer Podcast hosted by former SBW members Mike Hotten and Patrick Brady. Section re Kay starts at about 40 minutes.
State Road TT Results Nice results, including: Gold for Kay and Bronze for Sam (Macpherson) in the Juniors ITT; Silver for Leo Longo/Davidson and Bronze for Bruce Steele/Becker in the 2-man; Gold for Sarah Munoz/Palchikoff/Traylor/Matulik in the 4W TTT
SBW Picnic was a blast - video here
SBW-sponsored LAVRA TT Series info (track) - completed
Makayla Mcpherson again: shown on crit podium at Bakersfield. Won GC after RR the next day; featured in the South Bay Magazine article on young athletes (pdf version)
Sponsor Gerry Agnew and AgnewBrusavich have again been honored with selection to the top 100 SoCal Super Lawyers list.
And if that wasn't enough, here he is breaking the men's 65-69 national hour record.
Baxter 2016 TT Series Schedule/Rules
Baxter 2016 latest results
Baxter 2015 TT Series Final Results
Richardson 2015 Series Final Results
Member/Sponsor Gerry Agnew reminds us that we all (cyclists in particular) should make sure there is high uninsured motorist coverage in our car insurance. He explains the important reason and more HERE
- Other News -
UCI World Masters Track Championships
coming to the vel in 2017 & 2018!
Masters World Track 2015 - Manchester UK
Jim Kloss sweeps Gold in all five individual events. Kurt Sato repeats Gold in the team sprint. More medals and details below.
Masters Track World Records times here under UCI "Best Performances"
(to be updated per below!)
Masters World Track 2015 - Manchester UK
Jim Kloss sweeps Gold in all five individual events. Last time I recall this happening was about 10 years ago when it was done by another masters legend, Vic Copeland. They also have had WRs in both the 200M and the 2K at the same time! Kurt Sato repeats Gold in the team sprint.
- Kloss Gold in Pursuit + new WR in qual
- Kloss Gold in Points
- Kloss Gold in Sprints
- Sato/Voss/Seiken Gold in Team Sprint
- Sato Bronze in Sprints
- Kloss Gold Scratch Race
- Kloss Gold in 500M TT: new WR
- Kloss Bronze in Team Sprint
Makayla Macpherson wins the 2015 National Jr Track Championship in the Omnium. Mighty impressive after sweeping Road Nats the previous month!
Kay again: earlier swept all three of the 2015 Jr/11-12 Road Nats championships:
Road Race, Time Trial, and Criterium. Congrats to Kay & Dad Robert for an amazing performance. She's 1st SBW Nats champ again! USAC video on FB and @USACycling
Masters Track Nationals, Rock Hill SC
- Melanie Peterson wins 500M TT in fast 42.5
- Jim Kloss wins ALL individual golds plus BAR
- Kurt Sato gold in Match Sprint & Team Sprint
Final MBGP video produced by our advertising sponsor Big Logo Advertising (Steve Bland), including shots from the "BLA-cam" drone.
SBW Masters State Track medals galore. Results in Tom's "Prez News" in right menu.
Official results Here.
- James "Doc" Kloss beat his own UCI World Best time by two-tenths in the 500M TT, but effort wasn't official for UCI (no drug testing, etc). Look out Manchester.
Speaking of World-class 75+ Masters - here is the eponymous Greg Baxter on 7/12/15 setting the World Record Deadlift of 584 lbs!
The UCI has announced that the 2017/2018 Masters World Track championships will be held in LA at the Velo Sports Center
Thanks to all who helped at MBGP, especially the volunteers who worked all day, improvising for missing folks assignments, keeping the look and feel of our great operation up to our high standard. And thanks to Chevron and the City of Manhattan Beach for supplying the resources and infrastructure essential in a successful bike race of this size in the heart of a wonderful beach city. The Mayor Powell told us that it was "another great event".
MBGP 2015 Official Results
State Road Champ in ITT - Kay Macpherson;
State Champs in TTT - Matulick, Munoz, Palchikoff, Traylor
Congratulations to Diego Binatena and Celeste Unverzagt, both college scholarship winners, at the 21st Annual Agnew Brusavich Scholarship Dinner. Thanks to club sponsor Gerry Agnew for hosting the event and recognizing 26 well deserving graduating high school seniors.
Kay Macpherson is 2015 State Crit Champ - Dad Robert's podium pic
Gerry Agnew selected for the National Association of Distinguished Counsel
Ted's nostalgia photos - text to come; do you know anyone in 1962 club meeting pic?
Easy Reader article re Richardson Series
Tony Wang's great video - DR PV TT
From 10/18/12 seminar: Kurt Sato links
- Early season strength training: here
- Fundamental exercises here
- Watch Kurt put it together: video here
Easy Reader article - Richardson series;
- Nice article about Ted's history
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Elise, Jan, and Sarah - Gold
SBW ride - CCC 8am every Sat.
Mario Obejas & Jeff 10/18/16
Jeff & Jac - May '16 Tour of LB
Pizza Party 2016
SBW Saturday riders
Sarah Munoz Silver at States
Kay Silver at States Track
Deo Silver at ARCO Crit
Kay big at Road Nats
Charity Chia wins CBR
John McNulty beats the boys CBR
Kay takes Bakersfield
Kay in the So Bay Magazine p78
Baxter crew makes the Domes
Kay wins Jurupa 3/4
Kay at Tuscon: 1 CR, 1 RR, 2 GC
Kay wins Murrieta Cat 4
Jennifer wins at Desert Tri
Kay wins Val. of the Sun Cat4 crit
Greg Aden retires
Hirsch Bronze at The Greek CX
McNulty edges Winn at DR Dominguez Crit 2015 (Hirsch)
Jim Kloss sweeps all the Gold!
Kurt Sato - Gold in Team Sprint
Baxter/DR combo 9/27- Monika-Leo-Ted (Aligue)
Bouquet Canyon RR - 1963
Kay Macpherson - Nats Omnium Gold
"Golden" Jim Kloss wins Nats BAR
Nats Gold for Kurt Match Sprint
Nats Gold for Mel 500M
Kay jumps at Nats Crit
Kay! National Jr RR Podium
Leo gold!- states 2k Podium
States Gold for Grandpa Jim
Jon Gorski Jr State Omnium
Also gold in TTT (Hernandez)
Lilleberg State Crit Champ
Mike Fleming 2nd (Cyclovets)
Hilton Clarke - Pro 1 (Beckman)
Kay State ITT! (Sam right)
Kay wins State Crit!