Posts Tagged ‘Carl Butler’

Wente Road Race 45+ Cat 4

Wente Road Race 45+ Cat 4

Category 4 Christian Cycling Team 35+ Field, Rich Beeler — 7th 45+ Field, Dan Schaefer — 6th 55+ Field, Carl Butler — 19th A brilliant 50-degree spring morning greeted us as I arrived early for the Wente Road Race in Livermore, CA for the first group of racing that started at 8 am sharp. The […]


Tempus Fugit Time Trial – 3rd (60+ category)

Tempus Fugit Time Trial - 3rd (60+ category)

This is my week for 60+ events.  Today I did the itt on Cull Canyon Rd.  There were lots of categories but I was looking forward to seeing how I would do in my new age group. I put my clip on aero bars on a few weeks ago to get into the tt mood […]


Copper Town Circuit Race 35+ 4

Copper Town Circuit Race 35+ 4

Team: Carl Butler John Balon Sam Paik Rich Beeler Dan Schaefer Report by: Dan Schaefer With 5 teams having 4+ riders our pre-race strategy was to cover the main breaks and stay near the front on the last lap at the turnaround. The race was fast, and then slow with a lot of bunching and […]


2014 Mount Diablo Challenge

2014 Mount Diablo Challenge

2014 Mount Diablo Challenge After I purchased my first road bike in 2009, a Specialized Allez Elite, the second climb I ever did was Mt Diablo. I remember being amazed by how the mountain just kept going up and up for miles upon miles. Even though I’d been working out for most of my life […]


Tahoe Sierra Century

Tahoe Sierra Century

Riders: Sol Bechtold Steve Chew Steve Moore Jack Blanch Carl Butler Robert Galbreath Darryl Smith Tania Smith    


Cantua Creek – 10th Place, Master 35+ 4

Cantua Creek - 10th Place, Master 35+ 4

Cantua Road Race 35+ Cat 4 Field Teammates: Mark Klein, Rich Beeler, Carl Butler Finish: 10th Field Size: 32 Coming into this race, the plan was to have the team ride support for me. Mark was going to be my lead out while Rich and Carl were going to attack hard on the hill on […]