Ken Whiteside has chosen to step down from his position as Upgrade Coordinator. The Board would like to thank Ken for his service and wish him well.
Board member Amy Cottrell has agreed to serve as the new Upgrade Coordinator, and will assume the duties effective immediately.
We are now accepting bids for road racing, criterium, and time trial State Championships and KBAR races.
If you would like for your race to be considered, please let David Sturm (firstname.lastname@example.org) know.
We will send out a 2018 race calendar with the races we are aware of once it is created. If you would like a race added for 2018 please email Jeff Unruh at email@example.com
Please reply by February 1 if you want your race considered.
Congrats to our recent upgrades
||Work Together Cycling Solutions
||Cat 2 CX
||Grip N Rip
||Cat 3 CX
||Cat 4 CX
Please plan to attend the 2017 KCA Annual Banquet Sunday, January 21, 2018 at 5:30 p.m.. The event will be held at Maceli’s, 1031 New Hampshire, Lawrence KS. Our Annual Banquet is a great opportunity to socialize with our racing community, celebrate the 2017 racing season and learn more about the KCA.
The evening will include a cash bar opening at 5:30 pm, pasta bar served at 6:00 pm and recognition of KBAR/T, KBCXR/T, and Keen Cup Wealth winners.
The pasta bar includes linguine, penne, chicken tenders, Italian meatballs, alfredo and marinara sauces, Ceaser, salad, bread sticks and dessert. Cost is $20 per person age 18 to adult and $8.00 per person under 18 and free if three and younger. KBAR and KBCXR first place winners receive a dinner compliments of the KCA.
Please mail your reservation to David Romisch by January 12, 2017 at 14713 Mackey Street, Overland Park, KS 66223-2785. Please include names of attendees and check payable to KCA. Please also indicate on your RSVP what racing club or group you would like to be seated with and if you have any dietary restrictions. Please send any questions you might have to David firstname.lastname@example.org
Colavita Cup has moved to Blue Valley Park, 2301 Topping Avenue, Kansas City, MO 64129. KCMO Parks and Rec is afraid of sustaining damage at Roanoke Park with the recent and expected rain.
Please share this with every racer you know! All times remain the same, only location is changing from Roanoke Park to Blue Valley Park!
If you would like to nominate someone for the 2017 Hall of Fame please fill out the attached form and return to me no later than October 13. Thanks! email@example.com
Congrats to the following new/upgraded Officials
David Sturm & David Romisch Road C
Curtis Martell Moto C
Amy Fear MTB A
We will be having our Race Calendar Planning meeting October 15th at Johnny’s in Lawrence North 2nd Street. Meeting will start at 5 pm
Please have to Jeff Unruh prior to the meeting the dates and events you wish to promote. Cyclesleeper@cox.net.
If you are not able to make the meeting please provide to me your phone number in case we need to contact you during the meeting.
Beer will be provided.
We will be having a meeting on Aug 20 at 2:00 pm. Location is Barley’s Kitchen 16649 Midland Drive Shawnee KS in the game room. Everyone is welcome to attend. However, please RSVP in case I need to change the reservation firstname.lastname@example.org. Thanks!
If you don’t live in the local KC/Lawrence area and wish to conference call in please contact me and I will attempt to create a Skype connection and provide the necessary info to you.