Monday, October 20, 2014

Professional Women Cyclists will compete at Amgen Tour

Team TIBCO Women's Pro Cycling

In 2015, the sport’s best women cyclists will compete at the Amgen Tour of California. The three-day professional women’s cycling race will be May 8-10, as well as an invitational Time Trial on May 15, 2015.

The Women’s race will travel through South Lake Tahoe May 8-9. The third day of racing will finish in Sacramento, the day and location of the overall start of the men’s race. The top ranked women time trialists will be invited to compete in the men’s time trial in Big Bear Lake.

2015 Amgen Tour Bicycle Race Schedule

2014 Amgen Tour, Folsom, CA

The 10th Anniversary of California’s premier multi day cycling race will begin May 10 and conclude May 17, 2015. A first for 2015 will be the inclusion of a three-day professional women’s cycling race. The women's race is May 8-10, as well as an invitational Time Trial on May 15, 2015.

The eight-day stage race will travel nearly 700 miles in a north-to-south travel route within the state. The cities of Sacramento, Nevada City, Lodi, are as close as the men’s race will get to Lake Tahoe. However, the women’s race will be in South Lake Tahoe and Sacramento.

Schedule and host city:

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Off-Road ULTRA4 Truck Racing Championships in Reno

ULTRA4 vehicle.
The series championship for ULTRA4 off-road trucks will take place at Wild West Motorsports Park near Sparks, Nevada. Practice and qualifying take place on Friday, October 17. The finals are on Saturday, October 18.

More than 100 drivers from 17 states will be participating in the Nitto National Championship race. ULTRA4 class vehicles are 4-wheel drive with unlimited motors, chassis, gear ratios, and suspensions. The vehicles are capable of speeds over 100mph with high ground clearance for technical rock crawling.

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

USA event calendar for FIS World Cup Board & Skiing

Squaw Valley
FIS is the International Ski Federation that organizes competitions and sets rules for Olympic Skiing/board disciplines. 

Ski & Snowboard Cross
Squaw Valley, CA  3/5-8/2015
Alpine Skiing
Copper Mountain, CO  11/9-12/2014
Copper Mountain, CO  11/22-25/2014
Echo Mountain, CO  11/28-29/014
Aspen, CO  11/29-30/2014
Copper Mountain, CO 12/1-4/2014
Aspen, CO  12/1-4/2014
Beaver Creek,CO  12/2-7/2014

Freestyle Skiing : Pipe and Slopestyle
Copper Mountain, CO  12/5-6/2014
Park City, UT   2/27-28/2015

Snowboard : Pipe and Slopestyle
Copper Mountain, CO  12/4-6/2014
Park City, UT  2/25-27 & 3/1/2015

Freestyle Skiing : Moguls & Aerials
Deer Valley, UT  1/8-10/2015
Lake Placid, NY  1/29-31/2015

Friday, October 10, 2014

Disc Golf Tournament at Tahoe

The 8th Annual Tahoe Mountain Sports Pro/Am Disc Golf Tournament is this weekend in Tahoe Vista. This tournament is the final stop on the 6-stop Sierra Tahoe Disc Golf Series.  Division Champions for the tournament and the series will be determined on the final round Sunday, October 12th.

The first round begins Saturday, October 11, 9:00am at Lake of the Sky Disc Golf Course. The final round will end on Sunday with awards presentations at 6:00pm.