2013 Battle Mountain World Human
2013 Battle Mountain World Human Powered Speed Challenge SUMMARY
BM 2013 Finish ORDER RIDER NAME VEHICLE NAME TEAM (BUILDERS) BEST SPEED of WEEK
(All fastest runs were wind LEGAL)
COMMENT ACHIEVEMENTS (All fastest runs were wind LEGAL) RACE CATEGORIES RANK on All-Time Fastest List* at conclusion of Battle Mountain 2013
200 meter time** SEC MPH KPH
1 Sebastiaan Bowier VeloX3 Human Power Team Delft 5.382 83.13 133.78 new personal best NEW WORLD RECORD! break’s Sam Whittingham’s 13 year reign as World Record Holder, NEW EUROPEAN RECORD, NEW STUDENT-BUILT TEAM RECORD – first time since 1979 that student team is #1 Congratulations to Human Power Team Delft, for three years of achievements. Fastest Human on the Planet Men's, Single-Rider, Bicycle, Student Team-Built Number 1
2 Wil Baselmans VeloX3 Human Power Team Delft 5.650 79.18 127.43 new personal best New Personal Best, 4th fastest Human on Planet, 1st time rider at Battle Mountain, 3rd fastest Dutch-man. Men's, Single-Rider, Bicycle, Student Team-Built Number 4
3 Jan-Marcel van Dijken Cygnus-Beta Team Cygnus 5.719 78.23 125.90   Just below personal best set last year of 79.43 mph measured using on-board video, but fastest official speed, exceeding best measured run of 77.66 mph / 124.98 kph with legal wind from 2012. Men's, Single-Rider, Bicycle Number 3
4 Todd Reichert Bluenose University of Toronto Human Power Team 5.759 77.68 125.02 new personal best Makes University of Toronto the 2nd fastest student built team in history (by 0.005 sec), 2nd fastest Canadian athlete behind Sam Whittingham Men's, Single-Rider, Bicycle, Student Team-Built Number 7
5 Aurélien Bonneteau ALTAÏR4 IUT-Annecy 5.764 77.62 124.91 new personal best New French NATIONAL RECORD bettering Barbara Buatois 75.69 mph / 121.81 kph French record with legal wind and her 76.40 mph /122.95 kph non-legal wind best.  However, IUT Annecy drops one position to the 3rd fastest student team (losing 1 position to Toronto by 0.005 sec) Men's, Single-Rider, Bicycle, Student Team-Built Number 8
6 Trefor Evans Bluenose University of Toronto Human Power Team 5.822 76.84 123.67 new personal best Fastest student athlete in history (currently attending classes at the undergraduate level),  3rd fastest Canadian Men's, Single-Rider, Bicycle, Student Team-Built Number 11
7 Calvin Moes Bluenose University of Toronto Human Power Team 5.848 76.50 123.12 new personal best 2nd fastest student athlete in history (currently attending classes at the undergraduate level), 4th fastest Canadian, 1st time rider at Battle Mountain. Men's, Single-Rider, Bicycle, Student Team-Built Number 12
8 Jan Bos VeloXS1 Team Elan 6.038 74.10 119.24   Below Personal Best of 78.59 mph / 126.47 kph set last year in VeloX2, riding new VeloXS (clone of Ellen's bike from last year), currently the 4th fastest Dutch-man Men's, Single-Rider, Bicycle Number 5
9 Phil Plath / Randy Gillett Glowworm Larry Lem 6.126 73.03 117.53 new personal best New Personal Best for Randy Gillett Only 0.05 mph below Tandem World Record Phil & Tom Amick set last year (2012) in Glowworm, Perhaps record for Fastest Tandem Crash just after traps. Vehicle hit bridge Men's, Tandem, Bicycle Number 18
10 Barbara Buatois Varna Tempest Georgi Georgiev, Varna 6.190 72.28 116.32   Still World’s Fastest Woman, below personal best of 75.69 mph 121.81 kph (with legal wind set in 2012 with Varna Tempest, Now 2nd fastest French Athlete (was first for 3 years) behind Aurélien Bonneteau. Women's, Single-Rider, Bicycle Number 13
11 Ben Goodall Nitroglycerin Tri-Sled, Ben Goodall 6.227 71.85 115.63 new personal best New AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL RECORD (by 0.1 kph over compatriot Gareth Hanks's record with Completely Overzealous Trike built by TriSled (Gareth, Ben & others) in 2012) Men's, Single-Rider, Bicycle Number 21
12 Cameron Robertson Bluenose University of Toronto Human Power Team 6.326 70.72 113.82   3rd fastest student athlete (currently taking graduate-level classes) 5th fastest Canadian Men's, Single-Rider, Bicycle, Student Team-Built Number 26
13 Thomas van Schaik Cygnus-Beta Team Cygnus 6.352 70.43 113.35   Below Personal Best of 75.78 mph / 121.96 kph set in 2012 Men's, Single-Rider, Bicycle Number 14
14 Ellen van Vugt VeloXS2 Team Elan 6.552 68.28 109.89   New Vehicle Best for VeloXS2, Still world’s second fastest lady.  Below Personal best of 70.27 mph / 113.08 kph set last year in VeloXS1. New VeloXS2 is narrower. Women's, Single-Rider, Bicycle Number 29
15 Marc Jutras Bluenose University of Toronto Human Power Team 6.554 68.26 109.86 new personal best 4th fastest Student-Athlete in History (currently taking undergraduate classes), 6th fastest Canadian Men's, Single-Rider, Bicycle, Student Team-Built Number 34
16 Alex Selwa Vortex University of Toronto Human Power Team 6.811 65.69 105.71 new personal best 5th fastest Student-Athlete in History (currently taking undergraduate classes), 8th fastest Canadian Men's, Single-Rider, Bicycle, Student Team-Built Number 44
17 Sergey Dashevskiy Bowstring-3 Veniamin Ulyanovskiy 7.170 62.40 100.42   Below best of 66.14 mph / 106.45 kph set in 2012 with Tetiva Men's, Single-Rider, Bicycle Number 40
18 Blake Anton Primal 2 George Leone Team Primal 7.233 61.85 99.54 new personal best New Personal Best, 1st time participant Men's, Single-Rider, Bicycle Number 66
19 Mike Mowett Chuck Norus Mowett, Kowalik 7.560 59.18 95.24 new personal best New Personal Best Men's, Single-Rider, Bicycle Number 81
20 Graeme Obree Beastie Graeme Obree 7.901 56.62 91.13 new personal best SCOTISH NATIONAL RECORD,  1st time rider at Battle Mountain. FASTEST SINGLE-RIDER PRONE BICYCLE
(old record: Richard Bryne, 54.89 mph / 88.34 kph, 1983 in Dragonfly, hand & foot powered tricycle)
NEW FASTEST PRONE LIST
1) Vector Triple, three-man, four wheels, 57.06 mph in 1979 (US Olympic team riders)
2) Phil Norton vehicle, two-man, four-wheels 56.70 mph in 1980 (strong amateur riders)
3) Graeme Obree, Beastie, one-man, two-wheels, 56.62 mph in 2013 (former world champion, 2X world 1 hour record rider)
Men's, Single-Rider, Bicycle, Prone Number 94
21 Florian Kowalik Chuck Norus Mowett, Kowalik 8.116 55.12 88.71 new personal best Second Fastest Age 14 & Under Junior, Was aiming to break Charlie Ollinger's 57.70 mph Junior record set in 2005 with M5.  Had a crash at 57 mph within the timing area due to windshield fogging.  Will be back next year to try for Mackie Martin's 61.45 mph overall Junior record, set at Age 16 in the Virtual Rush. 1st time rider at Battle Mountain. Junior Men's, Single-Rider, Bicycle Number 102
22 Sven Jorgensen Swengali Rotator / Jorgensen 8.856 50.52 81.30 new personal best New Personal Best, 1st time rider at Battle Mountain. Men's, Single-Rider, Bicycle Number 161
23 David Verbroekken Cygnus-Beta Team Cygnus 9.082 49.26 79.28   Below Personal Best of 70.54 mph set in 2012 in Cygnus-Beta Men's, Single-Rider, Bicycle Number 27
24 Dave Sianez Big Nose Pete Dave Sianez 9.569 46.75 75.24 new personal best New Personal Best, Fastest Trike at Battle Mountain, 2013 Men's, Single-Rider, Trike Number 192
25 Damjan Zabovnik Tusmobil Eivie Damjan Zabovnik 9.999 44.74 72.01   Below Personal Best of 77.15 mph / 124.16 kph set in Eivie3 in 2010 Men's, Single-Rider, Bicycle Number 10
26 Graeme Obree Vortex University of Toronto Human Power Team 10.248 43.66 70.26   Qualifying test run Men's, Single-Rider, Bicycle, Student Team-Built unranked
27 Oleksiy Ryndin Vortex University of Toronto Human Power Team 14.457 30.95 49.80   Qualifying test run, 1st time rider at Battle Mountain. Student-Team Built unranked
 Created by Mike Mowett, Unofficial Document!  Reference “Fastest Lists”: http://www.wisil.recumbents.com/wisil/hpvrecords.htm      
 *All time fastest List by Mike Mowett includes rider's best speed whether legal or non-legal wind, or in some cases unofficial timing documention.
** Timing throughout the week by varoius officials including Jun Nogami, Brad Teubner, Jeff Wills, Danny, Andrew Everett, Paul Gracey and Preston Seu