Fairbanks Cycle Club News

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*LAEL WILCOX PRESENTATION*Lael Wilcox is an awesome bike ambassador! An Anchoragite (for which we’ll forgive her 😉 ), has set records for bikepacking races and has done some other awesome things like biked every major road in Alaska.
Shared from Beaver Sports MON, JUL 13 AT 5:30 PM Lael Wilcox Awning Presentation
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*TUESDAY NIGHT MTB RIDE REPORT*Another great Tuesday Night Ride this past Tuesday. Check out the ride report here:
www.fairbankscycleclub.org/2020/07/tuesday-night-mtb-ride-report-uaf-hidden-trails-trot-07-07-2020/
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*SIMPLE SURVEY OFFERS CHANCE TO WIN BIKE*This was pretty easy. (And someone has to win the bike!)
Shared from PeopleForBikes.org
Tell us about bike riding in your community! Take our 5-minute survey to be entered to win great prizes, including a Felt bike.
tinyurl.com/y75tdnor
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*THE ADVANTAGES OF AN FCC MEMBERSHIP*Interested in joining in on one of our races or group rides? You’ll need to have a membership. You can get both year-long and single-day memberships on our website: www.fairbankscycleclub.org/membership/
Learn about our rides here: www.fairbankscycleclub.org/rides/
The virtual Tour of Fairbanks, mountain biking version will be happening from July 16-19. The gravel version will be held later this summer. Check it out here: www.fairbankscycleclub.org/races/tour-of-fairbanks/
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*BEAVER SPORTS BIKE REPAIR CLINIC*Is your bike in need of repair? Want to do it yourself but you need help? Check out the Beaver Sports clinic this Friday at 6pm!
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*TOUR OF FAIRBANKS – MTB VERSION HAPPENING SOON!*The FCC website is updated with all the info for the Tour of Fairbanks Mountain Bike Race happening from July 16-19. Links to the segments and registration can be found at
www.fairbankscycleclub.org/races/tour-of-fairbanks/
If you have any questions please email Christopher Knott, TOF Race Director, at [email protected]
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Tour of Fairbanks Mountain Bike Race Registration OPEN!

The FCC website is updated with all the info for the Tour of Fairbanks Mountain Bike Race happening from July 16-19. Links to the segments and registration can be found at www.fairbankscycleclub.org/races/tour-of-fairbanks/ <www.fairbankscycleclub.org/races/tour-of-fairbanks/?fbclid=IwAR19QIhgm71mlKt8gjUVZSUMgHOo90Ya-eUczg40TSTzUupjKumgkLLKBsk>
If you have any questions please email Christopher Knott, TOF Race Director, at [email protected]

Tuesday Night MTB Ride report – UAF Hidden Trails Trot (07/07/2020)

The forecast threatened rain, but we had great weather for the UAF Hidden Trails Trot version of the Tuesday Night MTB Ride.

Ten of us came out for the ride and we briefly picked up Forrest, who rode part of the the part of the Equinox Marathon Trail we rode (a portion of the ride off UAF). Mosquitoes were out in force, so several stops included reapplication of dope.

We checked out trails, formal and informal, all around UAF, and managed to do most of the Skarland 6-Mile Trail in the process. Several downed trees and a couple of downed riders, but the crashes were slo-mo and minor, though a couple of us were bearing scars from crashes last week.

We finished the ride with ascents and descents of the ever-fun Bicycle Bumps. And we mostly avoided mechanicals except when Carl broke his chain right after finishing a descent of Bicycle Bumps. Fortunately, Eric had a right-size master link. Unfortunately, Carl put the chain together without properly threading it through everything. Fortunately, Eric has a cool tool that makes undoing master links easy. We were back on the road again in no time. (Here’s a link to that tool for anyone who’s interested. Just found out Beaver Sports sells them!)

Photos by Nikki.

Next ride is the Circle-Fairbanks Trail Tramp. (We won’t be doing the shuttle suggested in the ride description due to the pandemic.) Check the ride schedule here: https://www.fairbankscycleclub.org/rides/tuesday-night-mountain-bike-rides/

Here’s some photos from Ken, swiped from Strava. (The one of Tony out in the weeds is a good portrayal of the silly parts of this ride.)

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*SUMMER TRAILS CHALLENGE, MOSTLY ON BIKE*The Fairbanks Summer Trails Challenge is on and you can bike to most of the signs! (Just remember to follow the instructions and don’t bike so fast you zip right by the signs!) It’s possible to do them all in one looooong day, but most sane people will want to spread them out a bit.
notquiteoverthehillcorrineanderic.blogspot.com/
Find out more about the Trails Challenge here:
fairbanksak.myrec.com/info/facilities/details.aspx?FacilityID=14955
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*BIKE BITS INCLUDES ARTICLE ON BIKEPACKING THROUGH CLIMATE CHANGE*Once again, here are some incredible articles and videos from Adventure Cycling’s “Bike Bits,” including this one about a trio of Aussie bikepackers who started a trip just as bushfires began ripping across Australia.
tinyurl.com/yd9pbt36
See this and more in this edition of Bike Bits:
mkt.adventurecycling.org/email/view/5efcdc0db6410613954285
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*WE PASSED 12,000 MILES! *All right you guys! We passed 12,000 miles for Love to Ride’s May-Sept Biking Challenge! We’re closing in on 700 trips cycled!
We need another rider to join our group and we’ll be at 20! Anybody else out there want to join? It’s pretty easy. Check out the link below.
If you already use one of the below apps, you can connect them so that your rides are automatically updated (and your past rides will be counted). You can also enter your miles manually. Whatever your flavor, if you are a Fairbanks cyclist, we would love for you to be a part of our group!
Strava MapMyRide Endomondo The Love to Ride app
www.lovetoride.net/usa/groups/215
Oh, and if you’re looking for people to ride with, check out our weekly rides here:
www.fairbankscycleclub.org/rides/
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*TUESDAY NIGHT MTB RIDE REPORT*With pics:
www.fairbankscycleclub.org/2020/07/tuesday-night-mtb-ride-report-ester-mine-mingle-06-30-2020/
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*NEW STATEWIDE BIKE AND PED COORDINATOR*The new Statewide Bike and Pedestrian Coordinator wants to hear your concerns about cycling in Alaska.
www.fairbankscycleclub.org/2020/06/letter-from-new-statewide-bike-pedestrian-coordinator/
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*CYCLING AND RACIAL DIVERSITY*Good article about racial diversity and cycling. All FCC rides and races are open to people of diverse skin color, sexual orientation, gender identity, backgrounds, opinions, etc. If for some reason you feel we are not, please let us know and let us know why.
Shared from PeopleForBikes.org
Lately, we’ve had many conversations surrounding racial injustice and what we can do to help be a part of the solution.
Check out this article showcasing national and local organizations pushing to make the bike world more diverse and how to support them.
tinyurl.com/ydazb7qb
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*WE PASSED 10,000 MILES! *All right you guys! We passed 10,000 miles for Love to Ride’s May-Sept Biking Challenge! Also passed 600 trips cycled!
And we’re now at 19 riders. C’mon, just one more and we’ll be at 20! Anybody else out there want to join our group? It’s pretty easy. Check out the link below.
If you already use one of the below apps, you can connect them so that your rides are automatically updated (and your past rides will be counted). You can also enter your miles manually. Whatever your flavor, if you are a Fairbanks cyclist, we would love for you to be a part of our group!
Strava MapMyRide Endomondo The Love to Ride app
www.lovetoride.net/usa/groups/215
Oh, and if you’re looking for people to ride with, check out our weekly rides here:
www.fairbankscycleclub.org/rides/
P.S. That Matt Glover is a biking animal, isn’t he?!
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Tuesday Night MTB Ride report – Ester Mine Mingle (06/30/2020)

We had it all at the Ester Mine Mingle version of the Tuesday Night MTB Ride – great people, great trails, thunder, rain, hail, and some obligatory crashes!

Eleven riders left the Ester Park and headed up the Eva Creek Trail. First time in memory that we’ve gone UP that trail. Why not before? Who knows? But it was a great way to scale part of Ester Dome! (We even did a bit of good-deed-trail-clearing on the way!)

We wound our way up mining roads (there may have been some hike-a-bike) while thunder ominously boomed over the top of Ester Dome, our destination. On the way Mark had a slo-mo crash, the first of several for several of us. At the bottom of the corner single track, where Jordie decided a tube was needed for his leaking tubeless tire, Thor showered us with rain and hail. Bush overhangs were sought. Coats were donned. And roots were coated with rain for a fun ascent of the rooty singletrack. (There may have been some more hike-a-bike.)

But at the top, where we broke out onto Ester Dome Road, we were greeted with a colorful rainbow. It’s all good.

We climbed to the top of the dome and headed out the Out-and-Back. We found the hidden downhill trail. Ian reveled in using his new full boinger on the tricky trail. Others decided to take the Nugget Loop Trail to the Tri-Con Road and meet us where the downhill trail came out onto the Tri-Con. The others realized too late that they should have brought their snorkeling gear, as the puddles were brimming!

Another puddle for the whole group gave more people wet feet. Then it was a raucous downhill of the Tri-Con. Well, raucous for Ride Co-Leader Eric until — far out ahead — he went over the handlebars and landed on his shoulder. From there he walked the steep parts, Nikki graciously walking with the battered bonehead.

We all met again where the Tri-Con’s downhill grade lessened. There some other riders were a bit confused. “You crashed? But you’re a ride leader! You can’t crash!” Yes, it’s true. Ride leaders can sometimes do stupid stuff. (But his bike survived the crash just fine!)

We rode — Eric gingerly and with Ride Co-Leader Dave now firmly in charge — down the Tri-Con a ways to the Ready Bullion Creek Trail. The downs and ups of that trail were a bit tricky — muddy and slippery with rain — but amazingly almost skeeter-free. Maybe it was the chilly temps hovering around 50 or so. (If you weren’t there, aren’t you sorry you missed all this?!)

The rest of the ride was relatively uneventful. Most of the group followed trails and roads back to Ester Park. (Eric, this time with Owen as escort, took all roads.)

With the rain played out and only a rare skeeter or two, there was time to chat and have snacks.

Finally, people started peeling off for home. Eric was second-to-last to leave, which was fortunate for Ken, the last to leave, as he almost started to drive away with his bike leaned against the back of his truck! Now THAT would have been a tragic ending!

Next ride is the UAF Hidden Trails Trot. Check the ride schedule here: https://www.fairbankscycleclub.org/rides/tuesday-night-mountain-bike-rides/

(Photos by Nikki and Eric)

Letter from New Statewide Bike & Pedestrian Coordinator

The below letter was sent from the new Statewide Bike and Pedestrian Coordinator. Anyone who wants to comment on the high priority topics of otherwise get more involved in statewide cycling issues should contact Julius.

My name is Julius Adolfsson and I’m the new Statewide Bike & Pedestrian Coordinator. I am contacting you because of your previous involvement and public participation in the Alaska Statewide Active Transportation Plan. Thank you for submitting your comments and improvements to the plan. The recommended outcomes of the ASATP are foundational for my work going forward and that’s why I’m contacting you. I plan to start a quarterly working group that focuses on implementing the recommendations in the ASATP (page 48-52). My and DOT&PF’s role is to support these efforts and facilitate the process. Below are the most highly prioritized topics, based on the recommendations from the ASATP.

Group 1 – Safe passing distance: Develop and adopt language requiring a safe passing distance. Model language can be found through sources such as the League of American Bicyclists. The model language suggests a minimum of three feet. Consider greater distances and including language that specifies the motorist’s responsibility.

Group 2 – Vulnerable road user law: Develop and adopt a vulnerable road user law that increases penalties for motorists who harass, injure, or kill a pedestrian or bicyclist.

Group 3 – Policy/Regulatory Amendment: Update language in SB 123 (Use of Electronic Devices While Driving) to include the use of a cell phone or similar device for voice-based communications.

I also want to take this opportunity to present the re-launch of our AK Bike-Ped Listserv which is an informative email distribution list regarding bicycle and pedestrian developments and statewide updates. Simply click the link below and follow the instructions if you wish to subscribe http://list.state.ak.us/mailman/listinfo/akbikeped

Thank you again for all your efforts and work you’ve put into making the ASATP, let’s make Alaska safer to bike and walk! Please contact me if you would like to join these quarterly meetings, and which group you would be interested in.

If you have any other questions or ideas, feel free to e-mail or call me at (907) 465-6978. Let’s stay in touch!

Julius Adolfsson
Planner II, Statewide Bike and Pedestrian Coordinator, Rural Transit Planner
Division of Program Development
Alaska Dept of Transportation & Public Facilities
P.O. Box 112500, Juneau AK 99811-2500

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*JUST FOUR DAYS LEFT ON THE FCC GEAR SALE!*The awesome new FCC gear — jerseys, shorts, and more — is available at the online store. The gear was so popular we had to open the store again!
The store is open until July 2, but the 15% off sale is good for just four more days – that’s June 30. If you haven’t bought yours already, better get to it now!
The details are all here:
tinyurl.com/y83rcfm9
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*DIVERSITY IN CYCLING VIDEO*Interesting video on a woman trying to become the first female African-American pro road racing cyclist.
Note: On at least one computer the video opens toward the end. If this happens to you, just restart or move the marker back to the beginning.
tinyurl.com/yc89x7za
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*FAIRBANKSANS ROCK ON DENALI GRAVEL RACE*The official results are in. Alisabeth Thurston-Hicks and Tyson Flaharty won the 100-mile Denali Bottom gravel race last weekend! There are several other Fairbanks names in the results, too! Congratulations to all who participated. We hear it was a bit damp. The Denali Bottom is a 100-mile gravel race held on the Denali Highway.
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*SOLSTICE BIKE RIDE*A long ride to the top of Murphy Dome down to the Chatanika and back is rewarded with some rain, mud, and Thai food for dinner!
notquiteoverthehillcorrineanderic.blogspot.com/2020/06/solstice-bike-ride.html
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*LOVE TO RIDE STATS KEEP GROWING!*You guys are doing awesome with the May-Sept Biking Challenge! We are closing in on 10,000 miles ridden and 500 trips taken. And that’s with just 17 riders! Anybody else out there want to join our group? It’s pretty easy. Check out the link below.
If you already use one of the below apps, you can connect them so that your rides are automatically updated (and your past rides will be counted). You can also enter your miles manually. Whatever your flavor, if you are a Fairbanks cyclist, we would love for you to be a part of our group!
Strava MapMyRide Endomondo The Love to Ride app
www.lovetoride.net/usa/groups/215
Oh, and if you’re looking for people to ride with, check out our weekly rides here:
www.fairbankscycleclub.org/rides/
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*COMMENT ON 5TH AVE RECONSTRUCTION*If you bike along 5th Avenue, make sure to comment on the planned reconstruction.
Shared from Fairbanks Area Surface Transportation Planning June 19 These postcards went out from Alaska Department of Transportation & Public Facilities this week!
They launched the online, open house & survey effort today to get your input on the reconstruction of 5th Avenue.
The comment period is from 06/19-07/19/2020. Get those comments in about your expectations, hopes, and concerns for 5th Avenue in our downtown core.
LINK: dot.alaska.gov/nreg/5th-ave/
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*TRAILS CHALLENGE INFO*Some important notes if you are doing the Trails Challenge.
Shared from Alaska State ParksLike Page June 18 **Fairbanks area advisory** ASP Rangers were just out on the Mastodon Trail and there is a fresh moose kill on the trail at mile 2.25. It is being actively fed on and an advisory sign will be up at trailhead as soon as possible, but please pass the word. The bears will likely be there all night.
For more info on the Trails Challenge:
fairbanksak.myrec.com/info/activities/program_details.aspx?ProgramID=30143
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*NEWS ON UNIVERSITY AVENUE BRIDGE CONSTRUCTION*If this is a normal commute route for you, please be aware of construction. The good news is you will have a nicer ride when it’s all done. The less good news is that it’s going to take a little bit before their finished.
Shared from Alaska Department of Transportation & Public FacilitiesLike Page
Fairbanks! We’ve got some University Ave news. We’re replacing the Chena River Bridge starting this fall! Yay! But also that means we’re going to CLOSE University between Goldizen and Airport starting mid-July this year through October 2021. That’s right—all winter and next construction season. We know that’s a lot to take in. This is going to be hard. Here’s why we’re closing it for so long:
1) We have to DEMOLISH the bridge in the fall when water levels are low and there is no ice in the river. Before that, beginning in July, we’ll be totally reconstructing and widening the north leg of the Airport/University intersection.
2) LARGE BRIDGES, like the one we’re building here with a bunch of utilities, takes longer than one summer to complete.
3) There’s NOT ENOUGH SPACE to build a temporary bridge between the private property and state park next to the road.
Some GOOD NEWS: pedestrians and bikes will still be able to cross on a temporary pedestrian bridge. All business access will remain open. The new bridge is going to be awesome, with a median, shoulders, decorative railing, and plenty of space for pedestrians and bikes.
We’ve put you through a lot with all this work on University. We know. And we’re sorry it’s so hard. At the same time, we are so excited to get this bridge in service as soon as possible to get rid of those narrow lanes, widen that single-file sidewalk, and retire a 57-year-old bridge that has lived out its useful life.
Thanks, Fairbanks. We’ll be coming at you soon with more details. In the meantime:
dot.alaska.gov/nreg/university/
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Goldstream Sports Racing Kits Available for Order

The new *Goldstream Sports Racing* kit is again available for order. The store will be open thru June 30. We negotiated a “15% off your overall purchase” and a “reduction of the minimum order” deal with Champion Systems as well.
Here is the store address; custom2.champ-sys.com/teamstore/?GoldstreamSportsRacingJune2020 Some FAQ’s are listed below to help navigate their website.
Right now the turn around time is 3-4 weeks so we are looking at around July 20 to receive the orders.
Size Guide Size chart points to a very form fit. If there is any question I recommend sizing up.
Please order from a desktop or laptop computer. These are custom orders with many important details that are better viewed on a large screen.
Order Instructions a. Click Store Link custom2.champ-sys.com/teamstore/?GoldstreamSportsRacingJune2020 b. Click thumbnail image of product you want (Jersey for example) i. Select the style of that product you would like (images shown on this window are stock, not your design) ii. Enter preferences, sizes and quantities for that product (you will see your design associated again on this window) c. Click Checkout i. Login if you have ordered in the past ii. Sign Up if this is your first order iii. Pay from PayPal landing page using your Credit Card or PayPal account. Watch for a confirmation email/receipt from PayPal momentarily iv. Please double check your order details for accuracy, there are no returns on custom garments
Let me know if you have questions and I can try to help.
Thanks! Christopher Knott
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*FCC STORE OPEN AGAIN FOR CYCLING CLOTHES!*Have you seen the Fairbanks Cycle Club riders sporting awesome new jerseys and shorts?! They arrived last Friday!
Check out the pics! Here’s one rider’s assessment: “Great colors and jersey fabric weight! Really comfortable!”
Jealous? Well, you haven’t missed the boat. We’ve opened the store again!
tinyurl.com/y83rcfm9
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*TOUR OF FAIRBANKS COMPETITION REMAINS REAL*Better late than never. Here’s a story on the Tour of Fairbanks. Congrats to everyone who participated and to Race Director Christopher Knott for making it happen!
www.fairbankscycleclub.org/2020/06/tour-of-fairbanks-competition-remains-real-despite-virtual-format/
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*SENATE PASSES GREAT AMERICAN OUTDOORS ACT*Amid a lot of grim news, something to celebrate for people who enjoy outdoor recreation on public lands!
According to Lee Hart, executive director of the Alaska Outdoor Alliance:
“The House gets it next where smooth sailing is expected. Then it goes to the President’s desk where he has, in at least one Tweet, indicated he would sign it.”
Share from PeopleForBikes.org Thanks to the leadership of Senator Cory Gardner & Senator Joe Manchin III for leading the charge on the #GreatAmericanOutdoorsAct. Curious about what this means for bikes? Check out our blog for more information.
tinyurl.com/yaod3q6e
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*HELP ADVOCATE FOR IMPROVED BIKING INFRASTRUCTURE*Several nationwide biking advocacy groups are doing a bunch of advocacy to improve biking infrastructure. Several congressional votes are coming up soon. Adventure Cycling is one of the groups that makes it easy to advocate. Every voice helps.
These are cookie cutter letters, but you can personalize them. Adding a line about Fairbanks or Alaska helps indicate to our representatives you actually read and support what it says.
*Note: The Great American Outdoors Act, one of the items in this advocacy campaign, passed the Senate, but there are other pieces of as-yet unpassed legislation included in this post.* Shared post from:
Adventure Cycling Association If you want safer biking and walking infrastructure, now is the time to tell Congress. Take action and ask your representatives for funding for active transportation.
tinyurl.com/ydh3p57q
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*BOROUGH TRAILS CHALLENGE IS BACK!*Woohoo! The Trails Challenge is live! Looks like you can bike to most of these! Of course, you are welcome to use other modes of travel, just not sure it will be as much fun. 😉 Link below (scroll down a bit)
fairbanksak.myrec.com/info/facilities/details.aspx?FacilityID=14955
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*BEAVER SPORTS AGAIN OFFERS WEEKLY MTB RIDES*Beaver Sports’ Thursday Night MTB rides are back! Thursdays 5-6:30pm
Come ride your mtn bike with our bike staff! The one and only Jeff Gillmore leads the rides, for all experience levels. We always start the ride from Beaver Sports and head towards the UAF trails or the awesome trail network right behind our store.
We will be following 6 ft distancing recommendations from the CDC.
Everyone is welcome!
Call (907) 479-2494 for more information.
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Tour of Fairbanks Competition  Remains Real Despite Virtual Format

Tour of Fairbanks Competition Remains Real Despite Virtual Format

The virtual format didn’t quash the competition of the recent Tour of Fairbanks road bike race as nearly every category had a leader change during the race’s five stages.

Will Coleman took the win for the Open Men category while Davya Flaharty won the Open Women category. Kristin O’Brien won the Masters/Sport Women category and Matt Glover won the Masters/Sport Men.

The Fairbanks Cycle Club race was held June 4-7 with all racers required to ride by themselves, requirements put into place earlier due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Courses were set up and times recorded using the Strava app.

Even though riders raced alone they still seemed to feel the heat of close competition, especially during the last day, which included a 52-mile stage from Fox to the Wickersham Dome Trailhead and back.

The Open Men category was a real dog fight for the win. Tyson Flaharty, Davya’s husband, came into the last stage with a 21-second lead on Coleman and a 24-second lead on Luke Buth. But Coleman blitzed the Wickersham Dome course to post a 31-second win, which helped him squeak out a 10-second lead over Tyson Flaharty.

Luke Buth tackles the last stage of the 2020 Tour of Fairbanks on a flat spot during the climb to Hilltop Restaurant. Photo by Paulette Hoffman.

“That was an unbelievably close finish considering they raced for almost 2-and-a-half hours!” said Race Director Christopher Knott.

Eric Difolco put in a gutsy Wickersham Dome effort to take third place from Buth, who placed fourth.

In the Open Women category, Davya Flaharty held strong and went from a solid second to take the win. She held almost 17 miles per hour on the Wickersham Dome course, which included 2,200 feet of climbing.

“Wow,” said Knott. “Unbelievable speed after four stages of racing!”

Christina Turman, who had been leading the category, was not able to compete in the fifth stage due to a pulled hamstring. Alisabeth Thurston Hicks, who had been in third place, took second.

The Masters/Sport Women also had a lead change. Kristin O’Brien had a great Wickersham Dome ride to overtake Anna Rix to win the overall by just 58 seconds. O’Brien came on strong the last two stages to dig into the huge lead Rix had built earlier. Alexandria Manley filled out the podium with a third-place finish.

Matt Glover dominated the Masters/Sport Men category, though Russ Brovold had a screaming time trial on the Steese Highway stage. Glover solidified his win with a six-minute victory on the Wickersham Dome stage. No other racers in the category finished all stages.

But competition wasn’t the only thing outstanding about this race. Racer Andrew Weller showed great sportsmanship. After other racers got flats on the Wickersham course Weller replaced the tubes and even donated his own to get the other racers on their way.

“He even had to call his wife to bring him more tubes after he also got a flat,” Knott said.

Andrew Weller digs deep during a climb up the Parks Highway during the first stage of the 2020 Tour of Fairbanks. Photo by Hillary Weller.

All results are posted on the Fairbanks Cycle Club website at: www.fairbankscycleclub.org/races/results/

Tour of Fairbanks racing will continue July 16-19 with a mountain bike version and August 27-30 with a gravel racing version. The formats will be similar in that racers will ride on their own with their results being recorded in Strava. For more information see: www.fairbankscycleclub.org/races/tour-of-fairbanks/

The FCC would like to extend a special thanks to Christopher Knott for spending many hours of volunteer time to make this Tour of Fairbanks happen amid challenging circumstances.