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2012 WHPSC Monday Racing Pictures

 


Photo by Mike Mowett
Arnold owner and engineer at RaptoBike at left talks with Hans van Vugt. Raptobike helps sponsor TU Delft
Fast man Randy Gillette came to help Greg Thomas in the Varna. Randy has built and raced many successful and fast recumbent bikes 
Photo by Mike Mowett

Photo by Mike Mowett
Barbara Buatois is interviewed by Neil for the Human Power documentary Barbara went 69 mph 111 kph
Barbara Buatois Varna has a Contour camera pointed at her 
Photo by Mike Mowett

Photo by Mike Mowett
Barbara Varna drivetrain is a well proven design. The steering cable which dampens the steering was too tight for her in the morning session Here it is loose
Battle of the Dutch Superbikes. Thomas is sitting on Cygnus Beta on left facing the TU Delft team 
Photo by Mike Mowett

Photo by Mike Mowett
Cal Poly Will Hilgenberg on left work in Super8 parking lot
Ellen van Vugt VeloXS was designed by TU Delft and built by Team Elan 
Photo by Mike Mowett

Photo by Mike Mowett
Everybody happy
Everybody happy2 
Photo by Mike Mowett

Photo by Mike Mowett
Ben Goodall and crew
Gareth Hanks pedaled the Completely Overzealous Trike to a new UNOFFICIAL TRIKE WORLD RECORD of nearly 70 mph or 112 kph 
Photo by Mike Mowett

Photo by Mike Mowett
Ben Goodall says Australia is only about 8000 miles 12000 km away to home
Ben Goodall warms up on a borrowed recumbent 
Photo by Mike Mowett

Photo by Mike Mowett
Gathering for the meeting at Civic Center in the morning
Georgi Georgiev and Steve Nash working with tools 
Photo by Mike Mowett

Photo by Mike Mowett
Georgi has a Contour video camera attached to his hat to record all the action in the Catch area
GlowWork front captain drivetrain 
Photo by Mike Mowett

Photo by Mike Mowett
GlowWorm rear stoker drivetrain
Greg Thomas and John Jackson look up the road 
Photo by Mike Mowett

Photo by Mike Mowett
Greg Thomas gets helped into the Varna Mephisto before setting a new personal best of 68 mph 110 kph. Greg purchased the Mephisto from Fred Markham who has a best of 77 mph in it
Hans van Vugt stikes a pose in the Launch area 
Photo by Mike Mowett

Photo by Mike Mowett
Jan Marcel struck his head on their rental vehicle
Jan Marcel was the fastest officially in the morning session Here he warms up in the evening 
Photo by Mike Mowett

Photo by Mike Mowett
Jan van Bos warms up but did not ride
Larry Lem looks angry with the GlowWorm, a back to back tandem with independent drivetrain 
Photo by Mike Mowett

Photo by Mike Mowett
Larry Lem working on the GlowWorm removing its crash panels. It became the fastest tandem in the world later in the day
OB Wan Speedbike frontal view 
Photo by Mike Mowett

Photo by Mike Mowett
OB Wan Speedbike side view
Raymond Gage Sean Costin Thom Ollinger all happy 
Photo by Mike Mowett

Photo by Mike Mowett
Raymond Gage puts top over Sean Costin for his first qualifying run in the Swift
Sean Costin cuts neoprene for his knee cutouts 
Photo by Mike Mowett

Photo by Mike Mowett
Sean Costin view from Chase vehicle set a new official personal best of 64 half mph 113 kph
Sean Costins streamliner shell mounts to the rear dropout area on his NoCom lowracer 
Photo by Mike Mowett

Photo by Mike Mowett
Sebastiaan Bowier of TU Delft is currently the worlds second fastest human
Sergey Dashevskey with Tetiva from Russia qualified 55 mph 88 kph 
Photo by Mike Mowett

Photo by Mike Mowett
Shorter Thomas and Taller Thomas van Schaik almost can not fit under too short 2 meter doorway at the Civic Center
Steve Nash strikes a pose in the Launch area 
Photo by Mike Mowett

Photo by Mike Mowett
Sean Costin with Cutters jersey from 1979 Breaking Away cycling movie with Thom Ollinger wearing Sub House club Tshirt from 40K ride
Team Cygnus getting ready to go in morning 
Photo by Mike Mowett

Photo by Mike Mowett
Team Cygnus tire blowout
Team Elan getting ready to go in the morning 
Photo by Mike Mowett

Photo by Mike Mowett
The GlowWorm might be the largest bug out in the desert on this particular night
Thom Amick watches as the new worlds fastest Tandem that he Captained is put on Larry's truck 
Photo by Mike Mowett

Photo by Mike Mowett
Thom Ollinger launches Sean Costin on his first ever run in the Swift
Thomas and Alice talk as it appears that snow is falling But that is just dust on the lens 
Photo by Mike Mowett

Photo by Mike Mowett
Thomas van Schaik is happy warming up on a Challenge lowracer from Mike Mowett with longer boom and flip up handlebar installed
TU Delft bought and put hundreds of tires on all the steel mile marker poles over 5 miles Near the end they ran out of tires and put bubble wrap 
Photo by Mike Mowett

Photo by Mike Mowett
TU Delft cockpit view This bike is wide and very fast
TU Delft crash damage to shell 
Photo by Mike Mowett

Photo by Mike Mowett
TU Delft everyone helping to fix in Super8 conference room
TU Delft gets help from Julius Makuch and Georgi Georgiev 
Photo by Mike Mowett

Photo by Mike Mowett
Tu Delft gets help from Thomas tapping shell inspecting for structural delamination
TU Delft gets ready to go in the morning session 
Photo by Mike Mowett

Photo by Mike Mowett
TU Delft has detachable tail fin
TU Delft readies Sebastiaan 
Photo by Mike Mowett

Photo by Mike Mowett
TU Delft team members work on VeloX2
TU Delft top was damaged slightly in crash camera pod bent 
Photo by Mike Mowett

Photo by Mike Mowett
TU Delft travels light with 2 full size containers
TU Delft works on VeloX2 
Photo by Mike Mowett

Photo by Mike Mowett
University of Toronto spent the past month working on their human powered helicopter Now they are catching up with their bikes
Valencia Black top half in parking lot 
Photo by Mike Mowett

Photo by Mike Mowett
Varna Tempest just parked in hallway Where is Sam Barbara may run it later in week
Yannick is very happy with his run 
Photo by Mike Mowett

Photo by Mike Mowett
Yannick Lutz is interviewed by Barbara Buatois in French after his 67 mph 107 kph run Barbara went faster than Yannick
 

Monday Pictures by Robert


Photo by Robert Barnett

Photo by Robert Barnett

Photo by Robert Barnett

Photo by Robert Barnett

Photo by Robert Barnett

Photo by Robert Barnett

Photo by Robert Barnett

Photo by Robert Barnett

Photo by Robert Barnett

Photo by Robert Barnett

Photo by Robert Barnett

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