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Sunday, May 22, 2005 -- Charles Fork Lake - Spencer, WV
Tour de Lake - WVMBA Spring#6 (iPO Event Id#: 6749)
This is a non-profit event by the City of Spencer and The Friends of Charles Fork Lake. All proceeds will be used to further enhance mountain biking at the lake. [Coverage]
[Overall Results]
Pictures: [Set 1] [Set 2] [Set 3] [Set 4] [Set 5] [Set 6] [Set 7] [Set 8]

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Tour De Lake 2004
Bring the gang man...

When & Where: Sunday, May 22, Charles Fork Lake, Spencer, West Virginia

One start time at 12 noon - Registration starts at 8:30 am
100% Pro-Payback * FREE Food & Camping * Shirts

    15K - 1 Lap: Starts with the usual climb to the dam and beyond. First mile is on wide trails and meadow edges then mostly single-track with a short climb half way through.
  • Men & Women Beginner; Men & Women Novice/First Timer; Men Sport Juniors (14 & under)*; Men & Women High School (15-18).

    30K - 2 Lap: Same first lap followed by a long climb to the fireroad with another long climb at the half-way point and ends with a fairly technical last mile.

  • Men Pro-Expert*; Men Expert Vet 35+*; Men Expert Masters 45+*; Men Expert Junior (18 & under)*; Sport Men (19-25)*; Sport Men (26-34)*; Men Sport Vet 35+*; Men Sport Masters 45+*; Men Sport Juniors (18 & under)*; Women Pro-Expert*; Sport Women*; Clydesdale (200 lbs +)*; Single Speed*.

    KIDS RACE on Saturday, May 21, 5:00 pm - Tons of fun, prizes for every rider, helmets required. Girls & Boys classes: 6 & Under, 7-8, 9-10, 11, 12

    About the Course: The race begins by the log cabin along the entrance road to the lake and make a short steep climb into the parking lot. At the other end of the lot the course turns right up the hill. No prologue this year - climb the Fireroad to Jungle Pass and go from there. This year the 2 laps will both utilize Lakeview Trail since the fireroad is still wiped out by the ice storm. Lap 1 is the same fall all racer while lap 2 will climb up Charlie's at the back end of the lake and finish on Chadway Trail.

    During the race, the course is extremely well marked and the Roane County Fire and Rescue Squad has personnel stationed at numerous points around the lake. However, it is your responsibility to know the race course. We will not be closing off trails at crucial intersections. It will be well marked but you need to know which way to go!

TITLE: Tour de Lake - WVMBA Spring#6
EVENTS: XCountry
WHEN: Sun, 22 May, 2005 @ 12:00 NOON
WHERE: Spencer (Charles Fork Lake), WV
CONTACT: James Garrett (304) 927-5328