On a beautiful Sunday morning, January 29th, 2017, on the dorment Volcano Jusco’s, 5 kilometer K-Torce MTB course, starting at the elevation of 2,979 meters going up to 3,050 meters; NiteRider Athlete and SRAM Team Rider, Toño Sandoval, dominated his Category C competition! Winning the 1st National Cup MTB XC Championship Series race by 6 minutes 41 seconds. Toño lives at 2,200 meters and regularly trains up to 2,890 meters and is acclimatized to high altitude training and racing. We are very proud of Toño!
2016 Mexican Olympiada Gold Medal Winner, NiteRider Athlete and SRAM Team Rider, Joshua García, from Vizcaino, Baja California Sur; Had an excellent Category B race finishing 2nd to the winner Adair Prieto.
And three time winner of the 2016 National Cup MTB XC Championship Series Races, Joel Ramírez from Los Cabos, Baja California Sur; gave his best in the Junior Expert Category. Missing the championship opportunity due to shifter issues. You’ll get em’ next time Joel!
All three of the boys are looking forward to the next National Cup race in Aguas Calientes on February 20th, 2017. Joel and Joshua have a Baja California Sur Olympiada qualifying MTB XC race on the afternoon of February 9th, 2017. We are all expecting a successful 2017 year!