Who’s ready for our second Winter Swim League practice?
The Asheville Winter Swim League will continue on Thursday, January 12th at 7:00pm for our 2nd swim of the league! We had a fantastic showing of folks with all different typess of swimming abilities and backgrounds last Thursday.
PLEASE NOTE: There is NO EARLY swimming allowed for the AVL WSL, there is swim team practice in the pool until 7pm. Our AVL WSL group will start swimming at 7pm, no earlier.
The AVL WSL runs from January through February. All levels and abilities of swimmers are welcome to attend!
What is the AVL WSL? The intention of the swim league is to build a better swimming community in WNC. All levels and abilities of swimmers will be training together in a friendly, cohesive, structured and coached GROUP atmosphere.
How is the AVL WSL structured? Novice/Beginner, Intermediate, and Advanced/Expert Swim Groups with swim leaders and pool-side support and instruction
All swims, unless otherwise noted, will meet at Lelia Patterson Center in Fletcher, NC at 7pm on Thursdays.
Join us for all 8 - AVL WSL sessions and receive a special prize for completing the entire series.
Donations are accepted for iDream Athletes Foundation and for our coaches/leaders on the pool-deck at each group training and for one additional lifeguard.
Everyone loves a great , comfy t-shirt and we pride ourselves at idaph events for having awesome race shirts. We have fantastic shirts leftover from many of our events over the past couple years that we want you to be able to enjoy!
Stop by idaph events HQ on Wednesday, October 14th from 2-6pm and pick out your new favorite tee.
Where: 1979 Suite E, Hendersonville Road, Asheville, NC 28803
We will have long sleeve, short sleeve, hoodies, caps and more for sale. Various styles - cotton, dri-fit and sizes, men and women’s cut shirts. Short Sleeve - $5 each or 5 for $20, Long Sleeve - $10
Proceeds from the sale will benefit iDream Athletes Foundation.
Congratulations to all the participants of the 2015 Riverside Drive Lung Buster Time Trial! Thanks for joining us! We love seeing so many of you beat your personal times and enjoy the route along the French Broad River! Find the link to your Lung Buster Time Trial Results below.
We couldn’t have done this without the support of our sponsors and volunteers! Your efforts and time are so very much appreciated! Special thanks to Motion Makers, Specialized Physical Therapy and Budweiser of Asheville, Michelob Ultra for being part of our event this evening.
Congratulations to our Time Trial Division Category Winners:
20k: James Martin: 27:12
20k: Christi Britt: 32:54
40k: Heath Dotson: 57:08
40k: Laura Calvin: 1:09:46
Merckx Division Winners:
20k: Reid Beloni: 28:42
20k: Beth Fayant: 34:31
40k: Wes Wiseman: 1:07:13
Tandem: Craig Mosley and Thompson Jones (our youngest competitor (9 years old!): 37:45
Riverside Drive Preliminary Results:
If your results or information are inaccurate, please contact us.
Lung Buster: The very name embodies pushing one’s mind and body to its aerobic limits. And in the 2014 Lung Buster Time Trial Series, that’s exactly what we expect to see. This series is a great test for participants of all abilities, and a great way to gauge your standing and progress in your cycling endeavors. And with awards, medals, cash, bragging rights, and course records all on the line, you better not leave your inner competitor at home!
IT IS NOT TOO LATE TO REGISTER IN PERSON ON THURSDAY! 5-6pm!
The Lung Buster Time Trial Series is a competitive racing series of ycling events in Western North Carolina held with the intent of providing all participants a professional racer experience, no matter how fast you are. The series includes 2 challenging hill climbs and 3 flat & fast courses, so you’re sure to have a course perfect for you!
The 2014 Lung Buser Time Trials are non-USAC sanctioned events. Cyclists will not need a USAC license to ride this year in the events.
WELCOME TO THE LUNG BUSTER TIME TRIALS!
We are so excited for a beautiful evening of cycling in Etowah and can’t wait for all of you to have the chance to test your legs on this mostly flat course. We are still looking for a few more volunteers -course marshalls and at the start line. If you have someone coming with you to the event and they would be willing to help please have them contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. We would appreciate it!
**REMEMBER you must pick up your bib by 6pm even if you are pre-registered! Registration closes promptly at 6pm. If you can’t make it then please have someone get it for you.**
For safety and to eliminate confusion for our finish line timers. NO WARM-UPS on the time trial course when the event starts at 6:15pm. Warm-ups suggested on Cummings Cove Road.
Pre-registered start list:
6:15 David Dixon
6:16 Tracey Drews
6:17 Wes Wiseman
6:18 Sean Perry
6:19 Brett Fisher
6:20 Bill Baldwin
6:21 Marilyn Senz
6:22 Herb Freeman
6:23 Mark Lundblad
6:24 Cara and Andy Applegate
6:25 Willie McCourt
6:26 Anne Marie Phillips
6:27 Gail Kattouf
6:28 Kim French
6:29 Bonni Schervone
6:30 Christi Britt
6:31 Patti Moore
6:34 Stewart Alford
6:35 James Martin
6:36 Marshall Gordon
6:37 Lat Purser
6:38 Tim McMullan
6:39 Trevor Wallis
6:40 Randy Whitt
6:41 Chris Seman
6:42 Daniel Schumacher
6:43 Belvie Jenkins
6:44 Mike Squires
6:45 John Hock
6:46 Steve Byrnes
6:47 Rick Castaneda
6:48 Lee Duncan
6:49 Rick Ziobro
6:50 Bobby Jones
6:51 Tom Kaczmarek
6:55 Courtney McDonald
6:56 Wendy Coin
6:57 Thomas Cason
Etowah TT Directions to Registration:
From Asheville, NC: I-26, Airport exit 40, Right on NC-280, follow 4.7 miles, turn Left onto Haywood Rd/NC-191, turn Right onto School House Road, Slight right onto Ladson Road, Ladson Road becomes Banner Farm Road, Turn slight right onto Brevard Rd/US-64, Turn left onto Cummings Road, Turn left into Cummings Pkwy.— Cummings Cove golf club house as at the top of the hill on the right. Registration is under the tent and parking is available in the lower parking lot. From Hendersonville, NC and Greenville, SC: Highway 25 N to I-26 West. Take exit 49B (64W-4 Seasons Blvd/Brevard RD) this will loop you onto the correct direction on 64W. Follow signs for 64W, also called Brevard Road. Follow for approx 9-10 miles to Cummings Road (turn left), follow road till signs for Cummings Cove Golf Course and turn left onto Cummings Pkwy. Cummings Cove golf club house as at the top of the hill on the right. Registration is under the tent and parking is available in the lower parking lot.
Thursday, April 24th |Etowah Time Trial 1| Etowah, NC | Quiet 20k (12.4 mi), mostly flat and gently curving out and back along scenic River Road in Etowah. | REGISTER
There are many opportunities for volunteering at the event if you want to come and check it out or are racing this weekend and want to take it easy on Wednesday or Thursday. You can go to VolunteerSpot.com to sign up. Of course, volunteers will be taken care of with food and drinks. Plus, Volunteers participate for FREE at one of our upcoming events!
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