Saturday, March 7, 2015

2015 Fat Bike Birkie

Under patchy clouds and blue skies riders in the 2015 Fat Bike Birkie were met by a warm and soft course. A record 800 riders met the challenge in Cable, Wisconsin for the 20K and 47K races.

2015 Fat Bike Birkie
The 2015 Fat Bike Birkie and US National Championship 47k start line.

Will Ross and Ned Overend
 Will Ross and Ned Overend

Will Ross 2015 US National Fat Bike Champion
Will Ross of Anchorage, Alaska takes the title away from Ned Overend.

Ned Overend
Last year's winner Ned Overend of Durango Colorado comes in second.

Brendan Moore
Brendan Moore of Prior Lake, Minnesota takes third.

Jenna Rinehart
Jenna Rinehart of Mankato, Minnesota takes first place for women in the 47k distance.

Second place finisher April Morgan from Minneapolis.

 Starting line for the 20K race.
2015 Fat bike Birkie 20K

Thomas Meyer
Hometown boy Thomas Meyer, first place finisher in the 20K race.

Taking second in the 20k race was Daniel Hebert of Depere, WI.

The third place spot was claimed by Adam Altmann from Chippewa Falls, WI.

Rebecca Ireland
Women's champion for 2015 in the 20k race Rebecca Ireland from Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Second Place Woman in the 20K Fat Bike Birkie 2015 Sara Morse from Duluth

1 comment:

rlove2bike said...

I think the Hayward area strikes again. Thanks for the pics and write-up.