Bend Crew Posts Strong Results at US Open of Cyclocross in Boulder, CO

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Four Bend Endurance Academy cyclocross racers were in Boulder, CO for the US Open of Cyclocross and posted exceptional results over the weekend of racing with seven top-ten finishes over the two days.

The first day of races saw good results with Henry Jones finishing fourth in the 17 – 18 Men’s Junior field and Donovan Birky in 11th in the same race. For the 15 – 16 Junior Men’s field Ryder Uetrecht found himself in the fifth place position at the end of the four lap race with Bend Endurance Academy racer Calvin Keane posting a 10th place finish.

With strong finishes on the first day, the boys from Bend hit their stride on the second day with all of them posting their best results of the weekend on the final day. Ryder Uetrecht lead the charge for the young racers with a first place finish in the 15 – 16 Junior Men field with Keane coming in just off the podium in fourth place. For the 17 – 18-year-old field Jones moved up a spot from the previous day of racing to claim a spot on the podium with a third place finish. Birky was right behind him in the fourth place position.

 

Saturday Results – 17-18 Junior Men

  • Henry Jones 4th
  • Donovan Birky 11th

Saturday Results – 15-16 Junior Men

  • Ryder Uetrecht 5th
  • Calvin Keane 10th

Sunday Results – 17-18 Junior Men

  • Henry Jones 3rd
  • Donovan Birky 4th

Sunday Results – 17-18 Junior Men

  • Ryder Uetrecht 1st
  • Calvin Keane 4th

Full results can be found online here:

US OPEN OF CYCLOCROSS – SATURDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2016

http://my1.raceresult.com/63052/?lang=#0_3EF1B7

US OPEN OF CYCLOCROSS – SUNDAY, OCTOBER 16, 2016
http://my6.raceresult.com/63085/?lang=#0_3EF1B7