Posts Tagged ‘Sam Paik’

Rosarito-Ensenada Race and Trip Report

Rosarito-Ensenada Race and Trip Report

THE IDEA I first found out about the semi-annual Rosarito-Ensenada race (http://rosaritoensenada.com/ingles/index.php) during a casual weekend ride with my Christian Cycling teammate Rich Beeler. Most of my weekend rides are easy recovery rides because of the daily beatings I get during lunch from the likes of national cycling champions (Dan Martin, Stan Terusaki) and former […]


Tempus Fugit Time Trial 35+ 3/4

Tempus Fugit Time Trial 35+ 3/4

Tempus Fugit Time Trial 35+ 3/4: 7th Decided to do my second TT of the year, this one organized by Red Kite Racing. Goal was to keep a steady effort without blowing up and try to improve my placing from Calaveras TT earlier this year. I signed up for the 35+ 3/4 category, which meant […]


Modesto Road Race, 35+ Cat 4/5

Modesto Road Race, 35+ Cat 4/5

Modesto Road Race Report Field: Masters 35+ 4/5s (only 4s signed up). Field size: 16 Result: 9th place IC3 teammates: Rich Beeler, Mike Creamer I was a little anxious before this race as my race schedule was derailed two months ago after crashing at a lunch group ride. It took about a month and a […]


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 […]


Knights Ferry Road Race 35+ Cat 4

Knights Ferry Road Race 35+ Cat 4

Knights Ferry Road Race Field: 35+4 Teammates: John Balon (9th), Sam Paik (7th) Field Size: 16 Result: 4th We arrived at the course in the pouring rain. After sitting in the car for about 20 minutes, we were prepared for 3 hours of wet riding. However, after registering, the sun came out until we packed […]


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 […]


San Francisco Metromint Giro – Masters CAT 4 – 5th Place

San Francisco Metromint Giro - Masters CAT 4 - 5th Place

San Francisco Metromint Giro 35+ Cat 4 Field Size – 48 Finished – 5th place Teammates; Herman Shum, Sam Paik The course is an “L” shaped course with railroad tracks and a small hill.  The back straight away is a slight down hill and the pavement is rough with many pot holes to enjoy.  It […]


2012 – DIABLO CHALLENGE

2012 - DIABLO CHALLENGE

This is a 11.2 mile timed bicycle road ride, elevation gain 3,249 feet. The ride starts at the Athenian School in Danville, climbs up Southgate Road to the summit of Mount Diablo. If a rider can complete in under 60 minutes you get a t-shirt. IC3 is proud to have 2 riders make up the […]