TGHers head to Bend to race and watch the USGP finale

A contingent of nine Team Group Health riders traveled down to Bend, Ore, this past weekend for the USGP Deschutes Brewery Cup.

We had strong showings in the OBRA amateur races, with multiple Top 10 finishes and one win.

Marsa Daniel won the women's 2/3 race

Weekend Top 10s:

Saturday:

cat 2/3
1st Marsa Daniel
7th Anne Marije Rook

Cat 3/4
9th Jess Scott

Singlespeed
Jadine Riley was 18th in a coed field and 1st woman

Sunday:

Cat 3/4
10th Jess Scott

Singlespeed
Jadine Riley was 23rd in a coed field and 1st woman

After racing, we got a chance to watch and learn from the best as the pro racers competed in the final races of the USGP series. Some of us even got a chance to talk to Katerina Nash, winner of both Deschutes Cup races, and overall series winner, Georgia Gould.

TGHers with Katerina Nash

TGHers with Georgia Gould