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Gamble, Svenson weekend bike winners



The Blizzards’ George Gamble won the Challenge Cup road race in Dawson Creek, over the weekend. He won in rainy and miserable conditions on the hilly Bear Mountain – Pouce Coupe circuit.

Sven Svenson won the Labour Day mountain bike race with a time of 43:34 minutes for the very muddy Long-course 7 km event. 2009 Club Champion Trevor McDonell was second at 48:04, and Pat Ferris third at 1:01:07.

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Gord “the Hammer’ Harris won the 3 lap short course with 56:00 minutes. George Gamble was second at 58:34 and Ken Nix third at 1:02:23. Adam Currie was 4th at 1:04:00 and Rob Churchill 5th at 1:07:15.

Coming up:

-Wed Night mountain bike race at 6:30 pm

-Thursday mountain bike time trial 6:30 pm

                     both at the Beatton Cactus course.

-Sunday: Oakridge World Masters 40 km time trial Challenge at Peejay 10:00 am.

                     This is the second time the club has done this event. The top 5 Masters age class times are sent out to compare with 7 other teams from different countries.

Photo – Trevor McDonell looks downhill in Sunday’s BBC Mountain Bike race. Submitted photo.

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