Boulder Orthopedics Cycling
14
MAY
2014

Wheels of Thunder

55’ers Step Forward at Wheels of ThunderThe team (Fox, Messmer, Newsome, Schuler, Worley) correctly assessed a forthcoming field sprint, since a few solo strong men were absent.  The leadout was intentionally delay, at about 400m, and when it happened it was a beautiful thing...
05
MAY
2014
Koppenberg Winner

Koppenberg

He’s done it again, Bob Dahl takes an other win for the year. This time at the Koppenberg Classic in Superior, CO. It was a challenging day with loose gravel roads, several sections of cross wind and the monster mini-hill they call the Koppenberg (named after the famed true...
28
APR
2014

Federal Center Classic

Bob Dahl comes up with the win at the Federal Center Classic against some stiff competition. Teammate Tomas Roba commented, “Overall as a team we did what was needed to be done, two guys in the winning brake, until Tom (me) got dropped, but Bob delivered… Overall I...
31
MAR
2014

Frostbite Time Trial

FrostBite Time Trial - By Lars Bosch, Three Magenta Men did the Frost Bite TT. It was warm and calm prior to 11 am ….. , but  then the normal cross winds came from the west just in time for the older groups.  Greg Pent 4th  ( 35′s)  25.57 Shannon Fox 2nd (60+) 26.54...
31
MAR
2014

Steve Worley In Costa Rica

Mountain Ride in Costa Rica - My training partner in Costa Rica is a trusty Merlin Ti mountain bike.  Track riding urges nearly pushed me into 750m efforts on the Carate Aerodromo, but I resisted.  The normal ride is varied with a crossing of the Rio Piro and an occasional...
23
FEB
2014

Boulder Orthopedic’s Jennifer Triplett Scores U.S. Paracycling World Championship Berth

By Sharon Allpress  It might just be the start of the road season, but the paracycling track season is in full swing. This past weekend the USA Cycling paracycling track world championship qualifier took place at the Los Angeles Velodrome.  Boulder Orthopedics racer and...
07
JAN
2014

BMCT Women Volunteering For Junior Cycling

  Boulder Orthopedics women Anne Lannan, Kimberly Nuffer, Syrae Weikle and Heather McWilliams Mierzejewski bundled up for a volunteer stint at cyclocross nationals to support junior racing in Colorado.  The quartet worked the beer tent during Saturday’s event, with all...
30
APR
2013

55+ Men take to Deer Trail

This past Sunday, The 55+ Boulder Orthopedics men met on the high plains of Deer Trail, Colorado to contest the annual road race held on wind swept country roads with numerous 180 degree turn-arounds and rolling hills.  For a race often contested in miserable conditions, the 2013...
25
APR
2013

Terrific Tandem Work Against International Competition

 Written by Jennifer Triplett:   On Saturday we did a 21km time trial on a challenging and technical course. Sans any aero gear except my aero helmet, we managed to place 4th and within a few seconds of the other USA tandem teams. Had we had a disc wheel and aero bars, I’m...
15
APR
2013

The Women Win Air Force Academy Road Race

Heather McWilliams Mierzejewski and Sharon Allpress raced for a Boulder Orthopedics “W” in the masters women’s road race held on Sunday at the Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs. The 13.6 mile course offered ample room to test the climbing legs with more than...