QCBC Road Racing 2018

The QCBC is offering road racing for the first time in many years. This years' events will be 4 races of different types, over different locations. These races are fun and an exciting opportunity to test yourself against other riders. We hope you'll come out and support club racing.

April 19- Campbell's Island- A Criterium style race of 12 laps of 1.9 miles. A & B categories. Start/finish at the Monument river side of the island. Parking at Empire park.

Results A-Group
1st. Shay Wright
2nd. Travis Surrage
3rd Kevin Quijas
4th Matt Frutiger
5th Tim Jansen
6th Matt Delcourt
7th Karl Jahns
8th Jacob Spath
9th Rick Rohret

Results B-Group
1st Jude Rolsch
2nd Josh Wren
3rd Leona Carlough
4th Mark Pealstrom
5th David Gatheright

Thank you to the volunteers, that helped out, Dave Thompson, David Wright and Sue Tackabury.

May 17- Industrial Park- 47th St. & Indian Bluff Rd., Moline- near Group O- This is an elimination race based on the kind seen in track racing. Riders will do 10 laps and after that the last person crossing the finish line on each successive lap will be eliminated. Course is .97 mile and flat. Meet at Group O lot.

Eleven riders completed 10 laps (about 10 miles) and then on each successive lap the last rider was eliminated.Contestants included; Dan Austin, Joe Buikema, Leona Carlough, Karl Jahns, Liz Jensen, Rick Rohret, Travis Surridge, Nikki Thomsen, Dave Thompson, Austen Willhite and Shay Wright.

Results
Men - Shay Wright 1st, Travis Surridge 2nd, Joe Buikema 3rd
Women - Nikki Thomsen 1st, Leona Carlough 2nd, Liz Jensen 3rd.

June 21- Hubbard Rd./ I-80 frontage Rd.- 5 laps of 5.2 mile course. One partial lap: total mileage: 25.3 miles. Finish will be a top of small steep climb. Rolling hills and technical corners. Parking at Wildwood Baptist Church on Hubbard Rd, or ride up from Empire Park.

July 19- Adventurequest Senior Olympics course- 3 laps of 7.6 mile course. One partial lap; Total mileage: 21.9 miles. Finish will be at the top of the .5 mile climb of Frieden's Rd. Rolling hills and one big climb per lap. Parking along road in front of Adventurequest in Rapids City or in Schuler's Shady Grove along river and ride up.

Registration 5:15-5:45pm. Races start at 6:00.
There is no cost for QCBC members with a current paid up membership.
Non-members- $5.00
THESE ARE NON OFFICIAL EVENTS- NO USA CYCLING LICENSE NEEDED
In the event of rain or severe weather the event will be held on the following Thursday evening at the same time.
Questions- Call Jim Hudson - 309-787- 9660 or 756-0953,
email- jimpcc2438@sbcglobal.net

QCBC Time Trial Series 2018

The 2018 time trial series will begin in June. This years' events will be 3 races of different lengths, in different locations. These races are excellent training for Tri-athletes or anyone into time trial racing.

May 8th - 20K TT. Starting at Reynolds Legion Park, Reynolds, IL. Registration 5:45-6:15pm. First rider at 6:30pm. Course is circular on most flat ground with some rolling hills.

The temps were great but the wind was howling. Six men and one exceptionally fast woman took part in this 20k event.

Results Age Time
Matt Delcourt(32)35:02
Andrea Myers(35)35:25Women's course record time!
Dan Debacker(47)36.11
Joe Buikema(59)36:19
Matthew Sivertsen(38)39:21
Roger Fobair(65)42:11
Terry Burke(78)47:37

June 12th - 25K TT. Starting at Orion High School, Orion, IL. .

The second time trial race of the 2018 season was held on Tuesday June 12, in Orion,IL. We had 19 racers pit themselves against the stop watch in a 25k event. The course was a nearly flat out and back across western Henry county. Our next and final time trial will be held on July 10th in Barstow, IL. Everyone is welcome!

Results
NameAgeTime
1. Travis Surrage 40 36:40
2. Mike Campbell 55 38:46
3. Bobby Townley 41 39:12
4. Shay Wright 15 39:25
5. Dennis Hall 56 39:55
6. Dan Debacker 47 40:07
7. Casey Stengel 63 40:21
8. Jude Rolsch 58 40:45
9. Dan Burn 62 41:06
10. Matt Delcourt 32 41:31
11. Joe Buikema 60 42:06
12. Matt Sivertsen 38 42:30
13. Bob Hayes 74 43:10
14. Dan Austin 49 43:29
15. Pat DeCoster 67 43:35
16. Jamie Bruns 36 44:35
17. Andrew Thompson 49 46:25
18. Carl Woodard 57 48:14
19. Clara DeCoster 65 52:50

July 10th - 30K TT. Starting on Barstow Rd, Barstow, IL. Registration 5:45-6- 15pm. First rider at 6:30pm. Course is out and back on flat ground.

The last time trial race for 2018 was held Tuesday July 10th at Barstow, IL. Twenty-two racers decided to test themselves on the 30K course. Riders rode the super-flat Barstow road segment out the T at 38th Ave. N. Three racers received flats trying to cross the rail-road tracks near the I-80 over pass. Thank you to everyone that participated in the races and to everyone that helped with putting them on.

Results Barstow Rd. 30k

1. Brian Hohensee33 36:39
2. Shay Wright 15 40:00
3. Dennis Hall 57 40:23
4. Jude Rolsch 59 40:36
5. Casey Stengel 64 40:42
6. Steve Evans 71 40:43
7. Jake Meisenbach 34 40:57
8. Matt Delcourt 32 42:28
9.Tom Mack 47 45:08
10. Roger Fobair 65 47:18
11. Bob Hayes 74 47:32
12. Jason Livengood 40 47:35
13. Lynn Woodard 65 49:08
14. Scott Mathews 43 49:14
15. Rodney Delp 64 49:17
16. Lisa Wells 61 49:55
17. Jim Bernas 66 50:18 (includes the time it took to change a flat tire)
18. TJ Mack 19 51:12
19. Justin Welvaert 33 52:52
20. Terry Burke 78 54:18

There is no cost for QCBC members with a current paid up membership.
Non-members- $5.00
THESE ARE NON OFFICIAL EVENTS- NO USA CYCLING LICENSE NEEDED
In the event of rain or severe weather the event will be held on the following Thursday evening at the same time.
Questions- Call Jim Hudson - 309-787- 9660 or 756-0953,
email- jimpcc2438@sbcglobal.net