Tag: Escape Velocity

2017 Escape Velocity Spring Series

March 11th, 2017 — Colin Fowlow all the way from Corner Brook, Newfoundland at the first race of Escape Velocity’s 2017 spring series which was held today on the long, hilly, and wet, very wet, Bradner course. More pictures from the race HERE or by clicking on the picture above.

Updated: March 26, 2017 — 8:49 pm

Tuesday night crits at UBC

May 3rd, 2016 -- Escape Velocity Tuesday night criterium at UBC. May 3rd, 2016 — There were some nice sprints at the Escape Velocity Tuesday night criterium held last night for the first time this year at UBC including this one for fourth, second, and third between Lief Rodgers, Adrien Thevent, and Paul Blomerus. More pictures can be seen in the gallery section to your right or just click on the picture above.

Updated: May 4, 2016 — 8:30 pm

Wix Brown Road Race

Escape velocity spring series March 6th, 2016 — More pictures from the Escape Velocity Spring Series of road races, this time on the Wix Brown circuit in Langley, can be found in the Galleries section on the right.

Updated: March 6, 2016 — 11:02 pm

Escape Velocity Spring Series

Escape velocity spring series 01 February 28th, 2016 — The second race in the 2016 Escape Velocity Spring Series held around Aldergrove Park was cold, wet, and windy especially for those riders who had dropped out and were waiting for the race to end. More pictures from the race can be seen in the Galleries section to the right.

Updated: March 5, 2016 — 5:30 pm

UBC Tuesday criterium

Escape Velocity Tuesday night criterium at UBC August 4th, 2015 — A very close finish in the Cat 4 race last night at the UBC Escape Velocity Tuesday night criterium as Joseph Tam almost catches Jay Delaney at the line. More pictures below.

Updated: August 10, 2015 — 10:33 pm

Escape Velocity spring series

Escape Velocity spring series road race March 1st 2015 — Bicycle racing on open roads has its moments of humour. This isn’t the first time I’ve seen the driver of a pickup pulling a horse trailer think he would be faster up a hill than Cat 1 riders. The truck was dropped very quickly at the next intersection. More pictures from the race in the gallery below.

Updated: March 1, 2015 — 11:10 pm

UBC Tuesday night crits

Escape Velocity Tuesday night criterium at UBC. August 19th, 2014 — “If you can’t drop the old guy on the mountain bike you’re not ready to move up from the novice class.” A bit of craziness in the novice class peloton from the last Escape Velocity Tuesday night criterium at UBC for this year. No, he wasn’t racing although as he passed by a spectator was heard to say, “Doesn’t that guy look a lot like Sluggo“. More pictures from the race below.

Updated: August 20, 2014 — 10:59 am