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Blackstone Fernie TransRockies Teams Support Asthma

Everyone is familiar with the sensation of breathing hard during exertion. The increased heart rate, quickened breathing and slight tightening in the chest. Now imagine these sensations increasing rapidly while you’re only sitting still. This is how an asthma attack...

TransRockies VII less than a month away

In legend, the seventh wave is believed to be the biggest in each set and, around the World, sailors fear it and surfers dream of riding it. For mountain bikers, this year’s seventh edition of the TransRockies which takes place in Canada’s majestic Rocky Mountains,...

TransRockies Finish Returns To Fernie

The world-renown TransRockies Challenge mountain bike race announced another event finish for Fernie this August 16th. Local organizers of the Blackstone Fernie TransRockies are gearing up for what promises to be one of the biggest events of the summer. When 600...

TransRockies Challenge Registration to Open

The 2008 TransRockies Challenge registration is set to open on November 1st with only 300 Team Spots Available. How time flies when you’re organizing the best epic endurance events in the World! To most of the TransRockies team, it seems like just days ago that nearly...

Final General Classification

Rank    Plate    Team    Team Leader    NAT    Team Member    NAT    Stage Time    Penalties    Total Time    Difference 100+ Open Gender 1    705    Syngenta Prairie Boys    BENSON, Bill    CDN    SISSONS, Don    CDN    01:55:16.50    00:00:00.00    01:55:16.50  ...

Stage 7 Report

Sparwood-Fernie 48km/660m climbing After a Day 6 which will go down as one of the most brutal days in TransRockies history, the riders were treated to a quick 48km Stage 7 run into beautiful Fernie to the finish line celebrations with the friends and family who were...

Stage 7 Brief Report

Sparwood to Fernie 48km/655 metres climbing The short and fast last stage of the TransRockies saw the Team United Cycles duo of Roddi Lega and Tim Heemskerk confirm their dominant overall victory with their sixth stage win in seven days. They gapped the second and...

Stage 6 results

Rank Plate Team Team Leader NAT Team Member NAT Stage Time Penalties Total Time Difference 100+ Open Gender 1 705 Syngenta Prairie Boys BENSON, Bill CDN SISSONS, Don CDN 06:01:01.53 00:00:00.00 06:01:01.53 00:00:00.00 2 722 Team R.A.C.E. / Kamikaze GORDON, Hamish CDN...

Stage 6 Report

Elkford-Sparwood 116km/2300m climbing Going into stage 6 of the 2007 TransRockies Challenge all the racers knew that there was every chance that this would be longest and toughest stage of the race. The day dawned ominously with an orange and hazy sunrise above the...

Stage 6 Flash results

Open Men 1 (1) 159 CDN UNITED CYCLE TEAM 5:04:58.22 *** 2 (2) 108 CRC LA RUTA 5:04:58.93 0.71 3 (5) 95 NZL 100% NEW ZEALAND 5:24:37.30 +19:39.08 4 (6) 112 CDN ROCKY MOUNTAIN / EAS ports 5:25:22.87 +20:24.65 5 (7) 66 SUI FRENETIC-VOLVO 5:26:05.67 +21:07.45 6 (8) 154...

Stage 5 Report

Whiteswan Lake--ElkFord 93km/1500m climbing After three days in the remote Rocky Mountain backcountry, the riders of the 2007 TransRockies Challenge were very pleased to return to civilization as they rolled into Elkford, British Columbia to finish Stage 5 in what has...

Stage 5 Results

Rank Plate Team Team Leader NAT Team Member NAT Stage Time Penalties Total Time Difference 100+ Open Gender 1 705 Syngenta Prairie Boys BENSON, Bill CDN SISSONS, Don CDN 04:41:50.39 00:00:00.00 04:41:50.39 00:00:00.00 2 709 Zootallures AMYOT, François CDN AUCLAIR,...