2014 State Championship Applications
Applications are now open for 2014 State Championships. Bids are currently being accepted for Road Race, Time Trial, Criterium and Track. Bid application forms are due to be submitted by November 30th, and discussion will take place for selection of those championships at the December 2nd GBRA Board meeting. Application can be downloaded here: http://gacycling.org/system/assets/assets/000/000/012/original/GBRA_State_Championship_Application.pdf?1352868851 . Please submit completed applicaitons to email@example.com
New State Championship Jerseys
For 2014 and forward we have a new state championship jersey design. Designed by the foks over at Ethic, Inc , and produced by the folks over at Starlight Apparel the new championship jerseys are sure to be sought after. Your first chance to win one will be at teh Cyclocross championships which will be held at Serenbe farms on teh 17th of November. Beyond that will be the 2014 season, so be sure ot be tuning your training if you plan to win one!
2014 GBRA Board
GBRA's annual meeting was held on Sunday evening and we have just one new members of the board for 2014, and that is the Riders Representative, Betty Hodges. Here si the full list of board members for the coming year:
|Rider Rep||Betty Hodges|
|At Large||Clay Parks|
We also began planning out the 2014 road racing calendar and with just a few more details to be worked out, we hope to have the calendars initial release within the next 4-6 weeks.
2013 GCS Champions
Congratulations go out to all winners and placegetters for the 2013 Georgia Championship Series. For those folks that weren't at the season finale in Dahlonega, we do have trophies for the top 3 placegetters in each category. We will have the trophies available for pickup this coming Sunday at the Boundary Waters cyclocross race, and also at the annual meeting in Decatur which will be happening this Sunday evening. If you'd like ot pick up your trophy from the race on Sunday, the trophies will be by the officials at the finsih line. Here is the full list of placegetters for the series:
|Cat 1||Hank Beaver||Michael Stone||Oleg Tanovichi|
|Cat 2||Dave Gearhart||Mathew Miller||Brandon Pruett|
|Cat 3||Modesto Diaz||Pablo Di Marco||Mercello Martino|
|Cat 4||Jake Morman||Ryan Collins||Peter Smith|
|Pro/1/2||Debbie Prouty||Elizabeth Lee||Cheryl Fuller-Muller|
|Cat 3||Kimberly Campione||Tina Locklear||Abigail Aldridge|
|Cat 4||Trudi Franzel||Megan Heath||Salma Huque|
|35+||Greg Brown||Brad Parkerson||Damien Dunn|
|45+||Jeffrey Licciardello||Dale Hair||Andy Lougher|
|55+||Charles Seward||Gary Dalton||GW Wenzel|
|Male 10-14||Blake Wilson||Davis Branyon||David Heath|
|Male 15-18||Chris Arriaza||Rishi Mocherla||Mikey Waine|
|Female 10-14||Sophia Broadwell||Isabella Nguy||Megan Heath|
|Female 15-18||Diana Ramos||Salma Huque||Abigail Aldridge|
Online Voting Now Closed
Online voting is now cloased for the 2014 GBRA Board, votes may still be placed at the annual meeting on the 13th, so if you haven't cast your vote and would like to, please plan to be at the meeting and we will count your vote.
Last Day to Pre-Reg for Six Gap Criterium
Today is your last chance to pre-register for tomorrow Six Gap Criterium in Dahlonega, so hop to it!!
GCS Finale: Dahlonega Six Gap Criterium
The Georgia Championship Series will be coming to a close this Saturday(Sept. 28th) with the series finale Six Gap Criterium in Dahlonega. This will be your last chance to score points for the series and move onto the podium if you're close enough, so be sure to get out there and into the action. Details are here: http://swagger.gobike1.com/site/events/six-gap-criterium/ race flyer is here: http://swagger.gobike1.com/site/wp-content/uploads/2011/08/6GAPflyer.pdf and online registration is over here: https://www.bikereg.com/Net/21389 . We will be doing Series podums throughout the day, so if you are a podium contender and want to get your photo taken and collect your trophy, make sure you're there and ready to get up on the podium. We'll do the series podiums at the same time as the race podium for each category. Please be sure that all of your series poitns are correct and up to date, you can check on those over here: http://gacycling.org/pages/gcsstandings
2013 Georgia Cross Schedule
Courtesy of the folks over at Georgia Cross, here is the updated schedule for the 2013 cross season:
Yes, the second race will be ITP in Atlanta in Grant Park!
Sept. 29 Old Grey Barn CX, Rocky Face
Oct. 6 Grant Park Cross, Atlanta
Oct. 13 Boundary Waters, Douglasville
Oct. 20 Oktoberfest CX, Macon
October 26 & 27 Savannah Superprestige, Pooler
Nov. 9 & 10 Hayes Chrysler, Jeep, Chevrolet, Baldwin
Nov. 17 Serenbe Farms, Chattahoochee Hills
Nov. 24 Jim Miller Park, Marietta
Dec. 7 & 8 Elks Aidmore, Covington
http://georgiacx.com/ for all the info
2013 GBRA Annual Meeting
The 2013 GBRA Annual meeting will be held on the 13th of October at 5pm at Our Way Cafe, 2831 East College Ave Decatur GA 30030. The meeting agenda will include final voting for the 2014 GBRA board, selection of officers for the board and planning for the 2014 racing season. All GA promoters should either plan to be present for the meeting to present your wanted dates in person, or submit those wanted dates to the board prior to the meeting so they can be included on the schedule. You can email firstname.lastname@example.org with those dates.
Online Voting is Open
Online voting to the 2014 GBRA Board is now open. Please not the voting rules listed below as to which board positions you will be eligible to vote for. If you are unsure, please talk to your clubs aministrator to find out who the representative of your club will be to cast votes on behalf of your team or club.
Voting is now closed.