Walker, Blumberg and Poblacion on the 2012 Pawling Cat. 3 Podium

July 7-8 was a big weekend for CRCA members with a number of top finishes.

At the New York State Championship, Michael Boardman won the 35+. Matt Seaton is the 45+ winner. Sam Mosely won the 17-18 junior’s field. Erica Adelberg won the 35+ field, followed by Ellen Moses and Caryl Gale. Andrew Mahon won the cat. 4 field. Lucas Van Drunen won one of the cat. 5 fields. Lucy Olewinski got 3rd in the cat 4 women’s field (silver in the NYS championship). Ira Blumberg got 3rd in the cat. 3’s, followed by Jesse Walker and Alvin Poblacion. Suzanne Lucash got 3rd in the women’s pro-1-2-3 field (gold in the NYS championship), and Daniel Chabanov got 7th in the men’s pro-1-2-3 field (bronze in the NYS championship).

Miller and Hicks 1 and 2 at the Coupe d' Ameriques

Meanwhile, Juan Aracena is the 45+ New Jersey champion (I do not have other results from that race now). And at the Coupe des Ameriques Masters Stage race in Sutton,

Aracena winning the New Jersey 45+ Championship

Quebec Ann Marie Miller won the women’s 40+ field again (she won in 2011 as well), with 2nd in the Friday prologue, a win in the TT, 4th in the circuit and 2nd in the road race. Rebecca Hicks won the Friday prologue, got 4th in the TT, 3rd in the road race and circuit race, and 2nd in the 40+ GC. David Carr got 3rd in the 50+ TT.

Finally, Fabienne Girard was the 3rd place 40+ women’s finisher at the 2012 Etape du Tour, 6th woman overall. This is the stage being done on Thursday, 152 K total with 72 K of climbing.

As usual, send corrections/supplements to communications[at]crca.net. This report was a bit abbreviated because completed quickly while on a porch overlooking a lake on vacation. Now back to that vacation thing. Nice job everyone!!!