Archive for August, 2014
USA Pro Challenge Stage Race
Photo: © Jonathan Devich Colorado, August 2014; The final stage of the 2014 USA Pro Challenge, which played out in front of a beautiful Colorado backdrop, took the riders from the cycling town of Boulder, over Lookout Mountain and through Golden on the way to the finish in Downtown Denver where Tejay van Garderen (USA) of BMC Racing Team took the overall win for the second year in a row. Alex Howes (USA) of Team Garmin-Sharp, who has had an impressive performance in America’s biggest stage race, sprinted to the line to take the final stage win with the roar of huge crowds driving him to the finish. “This is a race that I think has firm footing in the eyes of the world with it broadcasted in so many different [ ... read more ]
20 th. Triatlón Sports World Veracruz – Boca del Río 2014.
After a torrential rain there was anything but sunshine for the 3500 participants at this triathlon held every Summer in the beautiful and historic port of Veracruz Mexico. This event organized by AsDeporte offers Olympic and sprint distance, and the race begins at 7:20am. There are twenty seven different waves by age and gender. The event is timed with IPICO Sports technology by a team of experienced timers let by Rodrigo Calderon and Saul Cobarrubias of Mexico’s TYR (Tiempos y Resultados). IPICO Sports Elite readers equipped with cell modems, cycling and mat antennas as well as active Power Tags allowed TYR to post live web updates and results also updating participants' Facebook page from every timing [ ... read more ]
Coming soon – Richmond Running Festival
Coming up September 21st 2014 is the second year of the Richmond Running Festival http://www.richmondrunningfestival.com/ Race Director Tom Bedford has created a unique series of events - and he uses IPICO Sports as his timing system and uses IPICO Custom Tags (see attached) Run London's most exclusive race! Day includes Kew Gardens 10K, Visit Richmond Half Marathon & NIKE kids' mile races, along with Richmond Fitness expo and music festival! See his Twitter and Facebook links below for event photos, videos, and core details. https://twitter.com/RichmondRunFest https://www.facebook.com/pages/Richmond-Running-Festival/508355229228417?fref=ts [ ... read more ]