The Queensbury Spartans Mountain Bike Club had 8 riders participate in the first NICA NY League race of the season. The race was held on Sunday, April 9 at Blue Mountain Park in Peekskill, NY.
Our new QBY Spartans jerseys look even better with a little mud on them.
Andrew and Dakota battling for position at the start of the Freshman Boys race.
Hailey rails one of the turns as she completes the first lap of her race.
Liam navigating one of several technically challenging sections of the Modified Boys race.
Matt going to the outside to make an early move in the JV Boys race.
Caleb demonstrating focus in his first-ever mountain bike race.
Dave found some of the mud on the course.
Above, you can see Michael having some fun in the JV Boys race.
Hailey wrapped up an exciting day by finishing 2nd in the Freshman Girls race.
It was a day full of challenge, determination, and mud. We look forward to our next race at Lippman Park on April 23, where we hope to have even more riders completing their first mountain bike race.
Special thanks to Jim Rodewald for capturing many of these great moments.