Eau Claire Bike & Sport Powder Keg thank you

February 9, 2014

To the snowshoers who braved the morning cold. To the fat-bikers who pushed themselves (and their bikes) through some tough sections of course. To the sponsors who lent their support. To the volunteers who gave their time to make it all happen. Thanks, everyone, for another Powder Keg in the books. Results will be posted [...]

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Powder Keg Snowshoe & Fat-Bike Races, Saturday, February 8th

February 4, 2014

It’s Powder Keg time.  Show up.  We really want to see you. Get the details HERE.

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Pre-Register Now for the Powder Keg

February 1, 2014

There are only a couple of days left to pre-register for the Eau Claire Bike & Sport Powder Keg Snowshoe & Fat-Bike Races.  Online registration closes at the end of the day on Monday, February 3rd and mail-in entries must be received by then. Race-day regisration will be available, but the price goes up, and [...]

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Some stuff happened. Some other stuff is going to happen.

January 17, 2014

The number 101.  February 8th.  QR codes.  N+1 theory.  What do these things have in common? ANSWER:  They’re all part of the most recent “News and Trail Updates” email from CORBA. What, you didn’t get your email?  Dang.  I guess you forgot to subscribe and are, therefore, among the last to hear about this kind [...]

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Fat-tire Bikes and Snowmobile Trails

January 10, 2014

A local county land manager contacted CORBA yesterday with reports of encounters between fat-bikes and snowmobilers on snowmobile trails.  Since the land managers CORBA partners with have been so awesome to work with, we thought we’d do them a favor by passing along some information regarding snowmobile trails. The vast majority of snowmobile trails in [...]

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Fat-bike, snowshoes or both? Powder Keg’s a comin’

December 30, 2013

The Eau Claire Bike & Sport Powder Keg is happening Saturday, February 8th.  How will you choose to race it? On snowshoes?  We’ve got a 5-mile option and a 2-mile option open to anyone wanting to explore by foot the beautiful trails of Lowes Creek County Park.  Whether you’re racing for a PR or strolling [...]

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DEER FLY CHASE RESULTS & RECAP

October 1, 2013

Results: You can see the attached results for both the LONG and SHORT2013 Deer Fly Chase race.  Defending champion Aaron Swanson repeated his winning ways and took home the overall award in the Men’s LONG race.  Jennifer Barden took the Women’s LONG race.  Logan Schlough won the Men’s SHORT and Jenna Spicer was victorious in [...]

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DEER FLY CHASE – Just Days Away!

September 24, 2013

REGISTRATION: Pre-registration closes at midnight on 9/26.  Racers can still register the morning of the race from 8:30 – 9:30. COURSE: The course marking will occur on Thursday and Friday, wrapping up at noon on Friday.  If you want to pre-ride the course there will be ‘red’ arrows that will indicate the turns and nearly [...]

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DEER FLY CHASE 2013 – REGISTRATION UPDATE

September 11, 2013

REGISTRATION is still open via the website – so save a few bucks and get it completed today.  The first 100 registrants will receive the glorious New Belgium beer glass (pictured) to enjoy after the race – don’t miss out! COURSE UPDATES:  The course is set, and will include a little more of the awesome [...]

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Deer Fly Chase 2013 – Registration Open

August 5, 2013

Attention racers! REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN! The Deer Fly Chase is scheduled for September 28, 2013.  This is the third annual event, taking place NE of Eau Claire, near Bloomer, WI.  The mixed surface event, includes singletrack, gravel roads and ski trails.  The course will offer 26 miles in the long event, and 16 miles [...]

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