Posts Tagged ‘Dan Schaefer’

Dash for Cash 45+ 3/4

Dash for Cash 45+ 3/4

25th Dash for Cash Race (June 4, 2016) 45+ 3/4 IC3 Riders: Dan Schaefer – 2nd Serge P – 4th I was apprehensive in signing up for our own ChristianCycling.com Dash For Cash. I hadn’t raced since February due to chronic IT band syndrome. I don’t prefer crits – flat and crash-fests. I was nervous […]


Modesto Road Race, 45+ Cat 4/5

Modesto Road Race, 45+ Cat 4/5

                  Sacrifice and Believing, Keys to Winning the Modesto Road Race Field: Masters 45+ 4/5’s Field Size: Officially 42 ChristianCycling – Hammer Nutrition Team/Result: • Serge Plasschaert, 25th • Ken Obata, 32nd • Dan Schaefer, 1st Report by: Dan Schaefer During the chit-chat rollout of a recent […]


58th Berkeley Hills Road Race, 45+ Cat 4

58th Berkeley Hills Road Race, 45+ Cat 4

  Dan Schaefer (45+) – 4th Serge Plasschaert (45+) – 23rd Ben Holland (45+) – Pending Carl Butler (55+) – 15th Report by Dan Schaefer I was looking forward to this race since I decided to take racing seriously at the start of the year. The hills east of Berkeley is generally where my cycling […]


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 […]


Copperopolis Road Race Master 45+ Cat 4

Copperopolis Road Race Master 45+ Cat 4

4th… but Overmatched by a Well-Orchestrated CW Race Plan Six weeks ago in reviewing my training and race preparation plan (trainingpeaks.com) and the progress that I had made to date; I came to the conclusion that Copperopolis was an ‘ideal’ peak period race for me. This deduction wasn’t arrived at without much self doubt and […]


Bariani Road Race 45+ Cat 4

Bariani Road Race 45+ Cat 4

Bariani Road Race. 45+ Cat 4 IC3 Teammates: Serge Plasschaert By:  Dan Schaefer It was an odd start to the race day having misread the flyer and thinking I had a couple of hours to get ready and warm up.  I was a little alarmed when I returned from my initial 10 miles and there […]


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 […]


SOLVANG DOUBLE CENTURY

SOLVANG DOUBLE CENTURY

Event: Solvang Double Century, March 26, 2011 Participants: 484 preregistered, 379 starters, 288 finishers Course distance and profile: 199.8 miles, 8300 feet of climbing Weather: Cool 52-degrees, cloudy, rain, wind, more rain, and very, very wet! IC3 Club Riders: Dan Schaefer (my first ‘event’ ride sporting an IC3 kit) Result: 11 hours 11 minutes total […]