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Stage 4 Report

Nipika-Whiteswan Lake 115km/1342m climbing After a two-day stopover at Nipika Mountain Resort, the 283 teams remaining in the 2007 TransRockies Challenge set out on Stage 4 for the mountain campground of Whiteswan Lake, the last and most remote wilderness day of the...

Stage 4 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 05:09:57.95 00:00:00.00 05:09:57.95 00:00:00.00 2 709 Zootallures AMYOT, François CDN AUCLAIR,...

Stage 3 Report

Nipika-Nipika 93km/1500m climbing Riders and crew alike woke up in a great frame of mind as Day 3 of the TransRockies Challenge dawned clear and crisp. For the first time in the six years of event history, riders could head to the start line without packing bags for...

Stage 3 Results

Open Men 159 UNITED CYCLE TEAM United Cycle Team Open Men United Cycle Team 3:54:44.69 *** 1 108 LA RUTA La Ruta Open Men La Ruta 4:03:12.26 +8:27.57 2 71 OPUS Opus Open Men Opus 4:08:44.22 +13:59.53 3 95 100% NEW ZEALAND 100% New Zealand Open Men 100% New Zealand...

Day 2 Report

Invermere to Nipika Mountain Resort 60km/1302m climbing After a late-afternoon windstorm which blew through Invermere on Sunday, flipping tents and wreaking havoc in the rider village, conditions settled down for the evening and riders were treated to perfect cool...

Stage 2 results

Place    Plate    Team    Team Leader    NAT    Team Member    NAT    Stage Time    Penalties    Total Time 100+ Open Gender 1    709    Zootallures    AMYOT, François    CDN    AUCLAIR, Daniel    CDN    03:38:36.38    00:00:00.00    03:38:36.38 2    705    Syngenta...

Stage 1 Report

Panorama to Invermere: 33km/1302m climbing The first stage of the TransRockies Challenge has traditionally been a shorter prologue stage to allow riders to work their way into the race before the route takes them deep into the wilderness of the Kootenay Rockies....

Stage 1 Full Results

Place    Plate    Team Name    Team Leader    NAT    Team Member    Nat    Finish Time     Penalties    Total Time 100+ Open Gender 1    709    Zootallures    AMYOT, François    CDN    AUCLAIR, Daniel    CDN    02:34:08.94    00:00:00.00    02:34:08.94 2    705  ...

Fernie Event Schedule

On August 18th the citizens of Fernie and TransRockies fans will witness their first Fernie Finish. After five years of spectacular starts in the historic downtown the direction has changed and fernie is ready to celebrate unlike ever before. See the schedule of...

TransRockies VI: A Completely New Direction

In 2007, the TransRockies Challenge will reverse its traditional northerly direction, and will travel south for the first time. After starting on August 12th at Panorama Mountain Resort in the rugged Purcell Ranges of the Rockies, the 600 participants from 25...

Blackstone Fernie TransRockies to Celebrate Epic Finish!

The world-renown TransRockies Challenge mountain bike race announced a new first this year, with a finish in Fernie, BC. Local organizers of the Blackstone Fernie TransRockies are gearing up for what promises to be the biggest event of the summer. Fernie will host...

2007 TransRockies Route

Stage 1 Route Overview Panorama to Invermere: August 12th Data Altitude Uphill 1139 m Altitude Downhill 1453 m Total Distance 33.0 km Paved Road 2.7 km 8.0 % Gravel Roads 5.2 km 16.0 % Double/Single-track Trail 25.1 km 76.0 % Description 0 to 2.2km Beginning in...