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In Memoriam: Luke Gallagher

By on August 26, 2016

Many people in our community know Mark Gallagher, a long time club member and racer with QCW Cycling, his wife Treacy, and their family. Unfortunately, earlier in August, the Gallagher’s son Luke passed away in a motorcycle accident. He was eighteen. I (tjkopena)

Ft Washington Results: July 22, 2015

By on July 23, 2015

Race details here. B Race 12 miles, 31:04 # Place Name Team Cat Age Pts Notes 116 1 Brent Vollrath M5 45 14 All tiebreakers by latest best sprint 361 2 Charles Kline Arrow Racing M4 46 14 115 3

Ft Washington Results: July 15, 2015

By on July 21, 2015

Race details here. B Race 12 miles, 31:10 # Place Name Team Cat Age Pts Notes 116 1 Brent Vollrath M5 45 22 115 2 Zak Andrews M5 25 12 448 3 Greg Armstrong M5 26 9 450 4 Adam

Fort Washington: How It Works

By on July 8, 2015

Our Battle for Fort Washington series is a great opportunity for both beginners and veterans to learn about bicycle racing or just have a good time riding in circles with friends. These are a few notes on how it works. Remember that all

Fort Washington 2014 Series Winners

By on August 21, 2014

After three weeks of great racing and probably even more fun clinics, the Battle for Fort Washington has concluded! Recaps for each of the evenings are all online: Week 1, Week 2, Week 3. All of our supporters have been extremely generous, and there are

Skills and Smiles for Miles: A Philadelphia Women’s 100 Series Recap

By on August 14, 2014

This summer, a handful of racers and ex-racers from nearly every local women’s team decided to join forces to offer a women’s development series. In Philadelphia, we saw vibrant communities in both urban cycling on one hand and elite racing

Respect and Opportunities

By on August 5, 2014

Rapidly approaching the debut of our Fort Washington series, I am super excited and only moderately frazzled. All the critical tasks have been mostly wrapped up for some time, and we’ve got an all-star lineup of volunteers, coaches, and officials