QCR 2016 Results

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Sep 052016
 

QCR2016_Winners

Results

Overall Winners :
1st – Chas
2nd – Gino
3rd – Rob W.
4th – Michele (1st Female)
5th – Savannah

1st Fixed – Eddy

Race to Registration :
1st Male – Gino
2nd Male – Rob W.
3rd Male – Morgan

1st Female – Michele
2nd Female – Nikki
3rd Female – Savannah

Main Race :
1st Male – Chas
2nd Male – Gino
3rd Male – Andrew

1st Female – Savannah
2nd Female – Michele
3rd Female – Nikki

DFL – Ian P.

Mountain Lion :
1st Male – Chas
2nd Male – Kell (Single Speed)
3rd Male – Ben

1st Female – Christina P.

1st Fixed – Eddie

DFL – Shaggy

Sponsors

NorCal Legal Courier, DannyBoy / Let it Bleed Tattoo, Pabst Blue Ribbon Beer, TCB Courier, All-City Cycles, Oury, Capo, The Worst, Discount Stab Shack, Get it Burnin’ Delivery, Ritchey Components, Zodiac Bag Co., ABUS, Phil Wood & Co., CETMA Cargo, Mission Workshop, Alley Cat Bookshop, Oriental Art Gallery, Zoom Legal Courier, MASH, The Messfits, Benders Bar, Godspeed Courier, Cupid Courier, King Kog, Bicycle Coffee, The Spoke Cyclery, Zack’s Racks, By the Books, Shark, Boonation Custom Cycles

QCR Info

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Aug 302016
 

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QCR 2016

 


Quake City Rumble 2016 is almost here. Check the QCR page for all the latest info!

QCR will start on Sept. 2, Friday evening and run through the weekend.
$30 for the weekend will get you entry to all races, a shirt, beer and food. Just want to participate for a day? $10 for each day you want to race.

Schedule

09/02 – Friday night we kick off QCR with the race to registration, hosted by TCB. The race starts at 1 Post at 6:30pm, meet at 6pm. Registration will be taking place at Mission Workshop ( 541 Valencia St. ).

09/03 – Saturday we will be at Potrero del Sol (Potrero & Cesar Chaves St.).  BBQ is courtesy of NorCal Courier.

The Main Race will start around noon, so show up early and be prepared. We will also have side events going on through out the afternoon.

09/04 – The Mountain Lion!  It will start at noon at Duboce Park ( Duboce Ave. and Scott St. ) with the awards ceremony at Benders ( 806 S. Van Ness Ave.)

 

09/05 – Come chill with us at the Giro di San Francisco and watch some more bike racing.

Bike Messengers Who Come to Race Like Hell

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Oct 182014
 

Photo: Alex Washburn / Element.ly

Photo: Alex Washburn / Element.ly


Until this past weekend, bike messengers to me were those crazy guys dodging around my SUV in traffic with ripped thighs and sick tattoos oozing a coolness that took me back to my High School days and made me feel awkward and insecure.
After attending the Quake City Rumble bike messenger event this weekend? Well, they still have ripped thighs and sick tattoos, but I also realized they have a camaraderie amongst them you wouldn’t believe, that there are more lady bike messengers than you can imagine, and that they’re all unnecessarily nice to intruders with cameras who don’t know anything about bikes.

Read Alexandria Washburn`s full article about her experience at QCR 2014.

QCR XI Info:

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Sep 262014
 

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Friday, October 10:

Race to Registration 6 PM One Post

Registration from 7-10PM at Benders (19th street @ South Van Ness)

 

Saturday, October 11All events running in and out of the Panhandle in SF

Late registration in the Panhandle 11 AM

Main race starts at noon!

7:30 PM- Messenger Masquerade (prom/costume party) 19 Heron St., featuring bands and beers. Bands TBA

 

Sunday, October 12:

The Mountain Lion, coursed by 2013’s winner, Chas of TCB. Starting point TBA

BBQ hosted by NorCal Courier, location TBA

 

Monday, October 13A Day in Oakland (because let’s be honest, who can afford SF anymore?)

Group ride with Kell WOB, starting time and location TBA

The East Bay’s own Pedal Express will host an alleycat from WOB Hill in Lake Merritt, time TBA.

 

QCR 2014 Registration is $20 and includes a t-shirt (while supplies last) and registration package, entrance to all events, and BBQ. If you don’t wish to register, you must pay entry to each event in which you’d like to particpate, and you won’t reap the benefits of free food/beer. Quake City Rumble is the annual fundraiser for the SFBMA.

QCR 11 Sponsors!

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Sep 032014
 

Hey everyone, here is an up-to-date list of sponsors for QCR 2014 (October 10-13, SF)

Plemons Co.
Pabst Blue Ribbon
All-City
King Kog
Phil Wood
Manifesto
Cadence
Chrome
Swobo
Soma
Pake
Swrve
Mission Bicycle
Citizen Chain
Ahrens Bicycles
Clif Bar
Bagaboo (Hungary)
Xtra Cycle
Sheila Moon
Panaracer
Cranky’s
Huckleberry Bicycles
The Loin
Warm Planet
Cool Caps Co.
Oury
Benny Gold
All Hail The Black Market
Mission Workshop
Mash SF

Get pumped, we’re going to have some fun this year.

Quake City Rumble 11

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Aug 312014
 

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Hey everyone, it’s happening! Come on out Columbus Day weekend to SF. We’ve got the usual format- Friday night race to registration, Saturday races all day, and the Mountain Lion on Sunday. It’s a holiday weekend, so there will be more fin in store on Monday- in Oakland!

Check in here soon, we will have more details, times, locations, and sponsors!