2010 Florida Challenge HPRA HPV Racing Pictures
2010 Florida Challenge HPRA HPV Racing Pictures
Recumbent bike and trike races held 2/20 & 2/21 at Brian Piccolo Park near Ft. Lauderdale, FL
 Thanks to race directors Tim Hicks and Jim Iwaskow for organizing the event. Pictures by Warren & Team Cortez, comments by Warren.

Pictures from EZBiker Ken
Pictures from Atlantic Bicycle
Pictures from Mike Mowett
Video from Mike Mowett
Pictures from NASA Pete
Pictures from Catrike
 
We had 2 days of perfect weather!

Racers line up for the 1 mile sprint, which was 3 laps around the "short" criterium course.  

Geir Ingolfsrud runs the 1 mile TT as Marge Branch waits her turn.
Marge runs her 1 mile time trial. 
Brian Liebl runs the TT on his Bacchetta with TailSoc and aero wheels. 
Marc Taus of Switzerland had the fastest time, racing the Catbike Musashi. 
 Shari Bernhard runs the TT on her Bacchetta.
 Mark Egeland runs the TT on another Catbike Musashi.
Dora Cortez runs the TT on her Lightning Stealth. She hadn't planned to race this weekend, but decided to anyway, 
 Mike Kring runs the TT on his Catrike Pocket.
 Garrir Hill runs the TT in his new and shiny Greenspeed Glyde velomobile.
 Peggy Kring puts down some hot laps on her Catrike Pocket.
Brian Stevens races his M5 lowracer during the 3 lap TT. 
Tim Hicks races his Black Max tilting trike during the TT.

Stephan Hofft races his new lowracer during the TT

Pictures by Team Cortez
Faired class racers line up for the 20 minute race.
Photo by Chris & Dora Cortez

Photo by Chris & Dora Cortez
Trike racers and faired class line up for a race.
Stephan Hofft shows a young racer how to steer his lowracer.
Photo by Chris & Dora Cortez

Photo by Chris & Dora Cortez
Pete Porpora races his trike in Superstreet class.
Garrie Hill races his Greenspeed Glyde.
Photo by Chris & Dora Cortez

Photo by Chris & Dora Cortez
Chris Cortez runs his 1 mile sprint. 
The latest addition to Team Shinehead, Chris Cortez.
Photo by Chris & Dora Cortez

Photo by Chris & Dora Cortez
Chris Warms up on his Gritters lowracer. 
Tedd Wheeler warms up on his Gritters lowracer.
Photo by Chris & Dora Cortez

Photo by Chris & Dora Cortez
Tedd and Chris. 
Mike Mowett rides Dora Cortez' Lightning Stealth.
Photo by Chris & Dora Cortez

Photo by Chris & Dora Cortez
Marge Branch races a Greenspeed trike.
Marc Taus races a Catbike.
Photo by Chris & Dora Cortez

Photo by Chris & Dora Cortez
Warren Beauchamp gets ready to race his NoCom.  Chris Cortez was kind enough to bring it with him to Florida.
Mike Mowett races Jim Iwaskow's Challenge Jester, as Mike's Baron was still stuck in airline baggage hell.
Photo by Chris & Dora Cortez

Photo by Chris & Dora Cortez
Dora prepares to race her Stealth. 
Tedd races his Gritters lowracer.
Photo by Chris & Dora Cortez

Photo by Chris & Dora Cortez
Bill Wolf? John Chapman?  races his Rans F5 
Garrie launches Jim Iwaskow on his Challenge Jester.
Photo by Chris & Dora Cortez

Photo by Chris & Dora Cortez
At the Saturday night Cuban restaurant dinner, Canadian race director Jim Iwaskow reads the results of the Maple Mile race.
Winning racers in each class were presented with a bottle of Canadian pure maple syrup. Here, Marc Taus of Switzerland  receives his bottle for winning in stock class.

Seated, L-R Shari Bernhard, her husband, Garrie Hill.


Photo by Chris & Dora Cortez

Photo by Chris & Dora Cortez
Jim presents another bottle to fellow Canadian race director Tim Hicks for winning in trike class. 
Shari graciously accepts her syrup.
Photo by Chris & Dora Cortez

Photo by Chris & Dora Cortez
Jim presents the syrup to Richard Myers, who won in Superstreet class. 
Sunday at the velodrome, another perfect day.

Here, Catrike factory racer Mark Egeland  races his Catrike 700.


Photo by Chris & Dora Cortez

Photo by Chris & Dora Cortez
Velodrome infield
Canadian Stacia Haferkorn races her Catrike 700.

She and Steve Hansen came down to Florida to ride the Sebring 12/24, and stayed for the HPRA event. 

Photo by Chris & Dora Cortez

Photo by Chris & Dora Cortez
Shari and her Bacchetta Corsa
Mike Kring races his Catrike pocket during the 50 lap trike race on the inner loop. 

 


Photo by Chris & Dora Cortez

Photo by Chris & Dora Cortez
Tim Hicks on his leaning trikespasses wide around the outside during the 50 lap race.

Dora Cortez and Shari Bernhard take a few laps on the velodrome inner track.


Photo by Chris & Dora Cortez

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