MPLS Skyline
MENU

NACCC’s Richmond Third Day: Qualifying, Open Championships

On Saturday, the qualifiers, open (non messenger) Championships, an amazing dinner, and afterparty all took place.  Like the rest of the days in Richmond this one was just freaking packed with activity.

Let's get into it.

IMG_0052
the All-City checkpoint

IMG_3821
HQ

IMG_3819
Christina working the CMWC checkpoint

IMG_3820
Christina's Mr. Pink

IMG_3824

IMG_3829

IMG_3835
the start of the finals

IMG_3836
Nico and Kevin

IMG_3838
your eventual winner, Chas

IMG_3843
my kit drying after the open championships

This was my first ever race of this style and I ended up in third place in the Open Championships, not bad for a rookie.

IMG_3855
my manifest

IMG_3844

IMG_3852
Austin at the AC stop, Austin was clearly the fastest on the course and had a huge lead, but somewhere along the line he made a mistake and had to double back, costing him the win

IMG_3861

IMG_3862

IMG_3864
beer run

IMG_3869

IMG_3872
dudes having a good tiime.  check out those pupils.

You'll have to wait until next week for the conclusion of the weekend, as I'm off to ride gravel in Northern Wisconsin for four days.  Peace out.

Comments
Guest

Milan Powell

June 4, 2012

This is awesome, I know quite a few of these people, plus a lot more not captured in any of these who participated in this event. Come back to richmond and sponsor some more stuff!

Leave a comment







Remember my personal information
Notify me of follow-up comments?
* Get your picture next to your comment with a Gravatar Account.

Recent Posts

All City Championship Alleycat Photos

Kick back cause this is going to be a long one filled with tons of stellar photos by Kevin Sparrow. The 11th running of the All City Championship alleycat took place under alternating rainy / blindingly sunny skies on August 20th. Due to the poor weather only 75 or so showed up to race what is traditionally the hardest alleycat of the year.
Read More

Macho King Generations

Hey there folks, just a friendly note to let you know that Macho King and Macho King LTDs are currently hitting dealers floors as we speak. This is the third generation of our top cross race machine and with every iteration it just keeps getting better and better.
Read More

All City Championship Match Sprints, Skidz, and Track Stands

Lets continue our coverage of the 2016 All City Championships with the Friday night throwdown: Match Sprints, Distance Skidz, and Trackstand! Kevin Sparrow was, of course on, hand to document all the radness.
Read More

Archive