Week 7 Pre-Race Info

Holly Cow another great race, we really dodged the weather last week, here’s hoping our luck continues for this week.  Remember We are Mountain Bikers, We are a hardy bunch, We ride in the rain.  However, We don’t ride in the lightning.  If we have Lightning within 5 miles of the park at the race start time we will post pone the start by 30 minutes, if we still have lightning within 5 we will have to cancel.

Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 10am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Cloudy, with a high near 79. Light southwest wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind around 6 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

We have some fun in store for the kids this week….the kids course goes into the woods for the first time 😀

Bring your balance skills for this weeks Special event, the balance beam, see how far you can ride it!

Cross your fingers for good weather, same course as last week, we’ll see you out there.

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Matt Giardina / July 14, 2014 / BerkshireMTB