24 Hour Gear List

24 Hour Race Gear List 2018
Riders: All must bring 2 cans of food to donate to the local food bank!!!!!!
Riding Gear Camp gear
Quantity Item Quantity item
4– 5  Riding shorts 0 tent
1 – 4 Team jersey 1 sleeping bag
2 Long finger gloves 1 sleeping mat
1 short finger gloves 1 head lamp
0 race wheels zero electronics
2– 3 Spare tube pillow Cards OK
1  helmet
1 Riding jacket Hygiene
1 mtb bike you always need
1 pump these things
1 Riding shoes small towel Tooth brush and paste
1 arm warmers sunscreen toilet paper
2 – 3 thermal base layer soap
1 riding vest
1 multi tool Race/ Event Info
1 patch kit
3 water bottles I encourage riders to arrive on Friday morning
2 or 3 extra jersey if possible. It makes the transition to race day way
1 commuter front light easier. 9:00 AM
Camp Clothes Always be prepared for it to be crazy cold. The weather
Quantity Item is always a factor. Prepare for crazy and maybe rain
1  toque/ beanie
1  sunies- sunglasses If you do not have something on this list please ask.
2  pants I cannot assume you have stuff. You must ask
2  shorts
1 warm jacket/ sweatshirt Please car pool or ride in the vans as much as possible.
1  wind breaker/ rain coat Parking is very!!! Limited.
1 walking shoe
6  socks Do not arrive without this eact gear list. Preparation
2 wool sock equals a good time.
1 – 3 Team t-shirt
1 – 4 short sleeve shirt Weather Forcast
1- 3 long sleeve shirt hi low
0 Bathing suit/ swim trunks 70 40
1 sun hat it will be cold and wet
Remember everything other than your tent and sleeping bag MUST fit into a normal size duffel bag!
Ignacio cell # 520-789-6947

Lets let the racing begin

This week really gets the Spring Season started. I am very excited for things to really get moving.


In the next few days there is going to be a lot of information coming at everyone in regards to the 24 Hour Race so please be on the look out.


Training Plan


Tuesday— Valley riders– Road ride with openers

24 Riders– Ride with openers on MTB bikes


Wednesday— Valley Riders– 4:30 only– Road ride with openers

24 riders– If you cannot travel with the team on Friday — then you have an MTB ride with openers

If you can travel with the team on Friday morning then you will be off


Thursday-24 riders– Off for all

Valley riders– Road ride with openers


Friday— Valley Riders– TT race

24 Riders– Pre- Ride with openers if you travel with the team in the morning


Friday leaving-– I am going to assume that all riders can leave on Friday at 9 am. Please let us know if you cannot. Also if you cannot then travel to the race is on you. So please post and coordinate with those that are available to help


24 Hour Riders

Packing lists have been emailed to all parents, there will be some printed copies at the clubhouse if you would like one

We will be departing on Friday morning at 9 am from the clubhouse

Please bring yourself a quality lunch

The team will provide dinner on Friday night

It will be cold. I am over protective, so please bring a good amount of clothes

Parents if you are ever wondering what to help bring— You can never go wrong with bringing extra water or good snacks



Weekend Update and some 24 Hour Race News

Weekend Update    Saturday   Old Man– 7:15 no extra Big Kid– 7:30 no extra B Team ride– 8:30     Sunday Valley Riders– Tempo ride with TT effort 24 Riders– MTB play Both rides will meet at 8:30 am and should be back by 12:30 pm     24 Hour News and Notes  … Read more »

Skills Week Ahead

Team.   You are a TEAM.   I could not be prouder of how we raced this weekend. It was like a real team. In every category I saw of groups of young people and trusted and supported each other to achieve something together.   I absolutely could not be prouder of how we raced…. Read more »

Thank you all for such a great day

Thank you all racers for such a great display of team work and camaraderie today. Your understanding, support and pursuit of racing as a team makes me so very proud. I say bravo to you all.   I want to encourage all families of the younger riders who are not racing tomorrow to still come… Read more »

U of A Racing Weekend

All Information for the race can be found here: https://swsportsreg.com/flyers/546.pdf   If you have a question please post to this board as many others might have the same one.   Saturday is the road race. If you have been racing the MBAA races then we did not sign you up for this.   There are going… Read more »