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Silver State 508 Ultracycling Race Starts Today

Silver State 508 Ultracycling Race Starts Today

AdventureCORPS, Inc., an event production firm specializing in ultra-endurance sports events, will host the 31st Anniversary of The 508 Bicycle Race, now known as the Silver State 508, on October 5-7 (Sunday-Tuesday), 2014.  Founded by John Marino in 1983 and known as “The Toughest 48 hours in Sport” and “The Great American Bike Race,” it is the world’s […]

Goss and Preston To Set Michigan Mark

Goss and Preston To Set Michigan Mark

Heather Goss is used to shorter races and team bicycle racing, or racing in a pack. In order to set a state record, the Grand Haven resident will have to bike longer than she has before, and do it alone. Both Goss and friend Dave Preston plan to bike across the state of Michigan to […]

Maria Parker Takes On Tejas 500 With Google Glass

Maria Parker Takes On Tejas 500 With Google Glass

On Friday morning, world-record setting cyclist Maria Parker will roll across the starting line of a 500-mile bicycle race in Glen Rose. The race is part of the larger Texas Time Trials, a race series that is organized by Tejas Sports Productions and Race Coordinator Dan Driscoll. This year, world-record holding cyclist Maria Parker will….full […]

Silver State 508 The Newest, Oldest RAAM Qualifier

Silver State 508 The Newest, Oldest RAAM Qualifier

 The Silver State 508 is the newest RAAM Qualifier. Last year, the National Park Service decided to cancel all cycling events in Death Valley National Park, including the iconic Furnace Creek 508 – the second oldest endurance road race in America. Event operator AdventureCORPS, made the decision to hold a shortened version of the iconic […]

Morley Wins 2014 Cascade Ultra

Morley Wins 2014 Cascade Ultra

  Solo racer Adam Morley was the first racer to return to the Luke McRedmund Landing in Redmund, WA thus capturing the win at the 2014 edition of the Cascade Ultra.   Morley completed the very challenging 452 mile Cascade Ultra race course which passes through the Cascade Range while traversing four mountain passes in a […]

Staley and Cuddihy Claim Solo Wins at The 308

Staley and Cuddihy Claim Solo Wins at The 308

Rich Staley of Reno, NV has won the 2014 edition of the Trona 308.  Staley covered the 308 miles and 20,000′ of climbing from Santa Clarita, CA to Trona, CA and back in 18hr 56min to claim the Men’s Solo Title.  Brandon Tinianov from Santa Clara, CA arrived at the finish in second position at 22hr […]

Vaune Davis Talks RAW on CBC Radio

Vaune Davis Talks RAW on CBC Radio

Canadian Vaune Davis will be competing in the 2014 Race Across the West (RAW) and took time out of her busy work and training schedule for a  Canadian Broadcast Corp. interview about ultra marathon cycling, aging endurance athletes, and the upcoming Race Across the West.    

Hopkinson Sets  New UK Records

Hopkinson Sets New UK Records

Congratulations to Chris “Hoppo” Hopkinson on setting two new Ultra Marathon Cycling Association (UMCA) records in the UK.  Chris established new marks for London (England) to Cardiff (Wales) and Cardiff to Edinburgh (Scotland).  Chris’s records have been officially certified by the UMCA and details of his rides are as follows: Chris Hopkinson, 47, Barton, United Kingdom Standard […]

The Texas Ultra Cup Really Heats Up

The Texas Ultra Cup Really Heats Up

The Texas Ultra Cup (TUC) race series standings have been updated and may be seen by clicking this link  or by looking at the TUC website. Don’t forget that you only need three of the six 2014 races to earn one of those awesome trophies.  There are still 2 races left that are part of The Texas […]

The Silver State 508 Set for October 5-7 in Reno

The Silver State 508 Set for October 5-7 in Reno

The 2014 Silver State 508 (formerly the Furnace Creek 508) will take place Sunday-Tuesday, October 5-7, based in Reno, NV.  Registration will open for 2013 508 veterans, and former 508 race staffers from any year, on Tuesday, May 27.  All of this first wave of applicants will be guaranteed entry, as long as they register […]

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