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3rd Annual Grouse Ridge Mountain Bike Race

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Our Volunteers Make this a Great Race!

This page may take longer to load, but stay tuned for the Photo Album of our Volunteers at work!

Volunteers:  Click here to skip the photos and view your assignments for 2001:

Retired Montesano dentist Leo Nixon and wife Louise Friends Sally and John Hamel from Seattle Montesano City Forester Ron Schillinger shuttles DH riders
Leo and Louise Nixon wouldn't miss it!  Riders will see both again in 2001:  Leo at the Downhill Start and Louise at the Registration Check-in!
Sally and John Hamel came from Seattle to help with the Race.  Along with dog Gabe and their camper, they made a weekend of it at Lake Sylvia State Park.  They plan to return in 2001.
City forester and race organizer, Ron Schillinger gets ready to take another load of enthusiastic DH racers back to the start.
KDUX Disc Jockeys keep the music playing Race Organizer Randy Bachtell shuttles another load of DH riders John Hamel helps load bikes on the DH shuttle run
DJ's from KDUX Radio 104.7 provide music, humor and MC the prize raffles. They also donated airtime to advertise the race.
Race organizer, Randy Bachtell, mans a second specially-equipped flatbed truck to take the racers back to the top "in comfort."
John Hamel helps the DH racers load their bikes for the return trip.  The riders really appreciate the help, especially after a few runs!

Thanks to our many other volunteers.  According to racer's comments, you're the best!

2001 Volunteer Assignments
Meeting on:  TBA

Volunteer/s Assignment For Questions, Contact this Race Organizer
  Downhill Start  
  Downhill Finish  
  Downhill Course Monitors  
  Cross Country Start  
  Cross Country Finish  
  Cross Country Course Monitors  
  Registration - DH Saturday  
  Registration - XC Sunday  
  Shuttle - Friday  
  Shuttle - Saturday  
  Information Booth  
  Parking - Lake Sylvia  
  Parking - Grouse Ridge  


Race Sponsored by the Spoke Busters Bicycle Club, P.O. Box 643, Montesano, WA  98563
360-249-3701 * E-mail:
Sanctioned by NORBA * Last modified: 03/06/01