Photo: Blaine ‘Cannonball’ Richter gave it his best shot but couldn’t quite catch Baillie at the finish – Blizzard Bike Club
Robin Baillie won Challenge Cup road race #14 in Dawson Creek, Sunday, winning the 40 km Lakota ñBear Mountain event with a time of 1:10:03 hours. Blaine Richter (GP) was second at 1:10:19 and Pat Ferris third at 1:18:21. Kent Pedersen of DC was 4th at 1:18:30 and Gil Neufeld (DC) 5th at 1:18:43.
Other times were Gary Hilderman at 1:22:35, Dave Jaeger edged out Dave Kay 1:24:12 and Peter King 1:27:17.
Eric Wolf of DC won the 20 km with 1:13:41, Ken Nix 1:14:20, Marie Young 1:18:05, Francis Plum 1:18:11 and Jan Schmidt 1:25:01.
The Blizzards won the day with 34 points to DCís 22 and GPís 18. The Blizzards lead overall at 609 to GP 320 and DC 231 with one race left, Sept 28th in Fort St. John.
-Thursday night Toony Cyclo-cross at the High School at 6 pm.
-Sunday is the Club Mountain Bike Championship at the Beatton River at 2 pm.
-Three Blizzards will be traveling to Prince George for the BC Seniors Games Cycling.