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"The Missile" strikes Blizzard Bike Club for third straight victory

After a successful Thursday night race, a member of the Blizzard Bike Club has set a new time trial record. Thursday evening, 18 members of the local bike club enjoyed a beautiful warm and breezy evening while racing in another Baldonnel time trial circuit, which Irvin "The Missile" Tang won for the third straight time.

Tang’s first place finish on the evening came at a time of 25:58, the season’s fastest time so far.

Kevin Shaw placed second on the night at 26:19, with George Gamble rounding out third at 26:47.

The evening also featured an 8 km race, with Tate and Nicki Haugan placing first with a time of 14:01.

Up next on the docket for the Blizzard Bike Club is a Sunday Road Race, taking place this Sunday, April 22 beginning at Humpty’s. The race will feature two separate events, a 50 km and a shorter 30 km distance.

For more information on the Blizzard Bike Club or any of its upcoming events, visit the Club’s official website.