Awards

medals

2014 Highlights

Washington State Road Race Champions: Anne-Marije Rook – Cat 1/2 Lisa Coyne – Cat 3 Jadine Riley – Masters Cat 1/2

2013 Highlights

Team Group Health was awarded the 2013 Women’s Cycling Club of the Year Award!

Road:

We had 300 race starts with 110 top ten finishes, 35 top three podium finishes, and 10 first place podiums. Six women went to State Championships and one participated in National Championship races.

Awards included:

USA Cycling National Masters Road Championship Criterium: Lisa Coyne 5th

USA Cycling National Masters Road Championship Road Race: Lisa Coyne 12th

Washington State Stage Race
TT: Liese Anex 4th - cat 4 and 3rd cat 4 Masters
Criterium: Liese Anex 6th cat 4 and 5th cat 4 Masters
Road Race: Liese Anex 7th cat 4 and 6th cat 4 Masters

Washington State Criterium Championships:

KT Taylor 7th in Cat 1/2
Katie Poinier 2nd in Cat 3
Lisa Coyne 4th in Cat 3
Amanda McNabb 7th in Cat 3
Liese Anex 6th in Cat 4

Washington State Road Race Championships:

Anne Marije Rook 3rd in Cat 3
Amanda McNabb 8th in Cat 3

Cyclocross:
We had 200 race starts with 135 top ten finishes, 52 top three podium finishes, and 20 first place podium finishes. Seven women participated in State Championship races and one participated in National Championship races. Four women raced in the UCI Masters Cyclocross World Championships.

Awards included:

UCI Masters Cyclocross World Championships: Jadine Riley 10th, Karen Wilkinson 10

Washington Cyclocross State Championships:
Marsa Daniel 1st in single speed
Jadine Riley 3rd in single speed
Anne Marije Rook 6th in Cat 1/2
Lisa Coyne 2nd cat 3 Masters
Emma Agosta 2nd in Cat 4 Masters
Niki Weiss 6th in Cat 4 Masters
Amanda Anttila Oza 6th in Cat 4

Mountain: We had 70 race starts with 45 top ten finishes, 20 top three podium finishes, and 10 first place podium finishes. There were 27 racers that competed in the 24-hour mountain bike race and all finished top 15 in their race categories.

Track: We had 25 race starts with 8 top ten finishes and 2 top three podium finishes.

 

2011 Highlights

On the road we had 43 women participate in over 50 races. Seven women went to State Championships and four participated in National Championship races. Awards included: 2011 Voekl Cup Cat 3 Women’s Race Series: 7th – Katie Poinier Cat 4 Women’s Race Series: 3rd – Anne-Marije Rook 4th – Lisa Coyne Cyclocross: In the 2010-2011 Cyclocross season, we had 27 racers participate in over 20 races. Six women participated in State Championship races and seven races in National Championship races Mountain: On the mountain we had 13 women participate in 17 races including the Round the Clock 24 Hour Relay race. One women raced in a State Championship race.

BARR – Best All Around Road Rider of 2010

Masters Women A – 1st – Lee Smith – 2nd – Eden Palmer – 10th – Beth Graff, Amanda McNabb, Heidi Gaertner, and Katie Poinier Masters Women B – 3rd – Beth Graff – 9th – Heidi Gaertner – 10th – Amanda McNabb Women Cat 3 – 2nd – Amanda McNabb – 6th – Tamara Donnelly-Glass

2009 Highlights

USA Cycling Women’s Club of the Year Competed internationally in the UK and Belgium Competed in national events throughout WA, OR, ID, CA and MN Best All-Around Road Team, Cat 1,2: 3rd place Best All-Around Road Riders: Jadine Riley, Judy Wexler, Lee Smith, Heidi Gaertner, Amanda McNabb, Kathleen Taylor, Tamara Donnelly-Glass, Carol Johnson, Eden Palmer, Beth Graff, Karen Wilkinson, Michele Pirkl Road: – 9 State Championship Victories – 2 State Best All-Around Rider Victories, with 13 in the top ten Cyclocross: – World Championship 4th place: Masters Women (50+); 5th place (30-39) – National Championship 3rd place: Masters Women (50-55); 5th place: (35-40) – 1 State and 5 top ten series finishes – 8 first place finishes – 70 top ten finishes Track: – 57 race starts by 10 members – 12 top ten finishes Mountain: – 8 race starts by 4 members – 5 first place finishes – 7 top ten finishes

2008 HIGHLIGHTS

World Solo 24 Hour Mt. Bike Championship Kim Birgh-Pitkanen Best All-Around Road Team Cat 1/2: Jadine Riley, Dana Robertson-Halter, Izette Swan, Tricia Sandstrom, Carol Johnson Cat 3: Lee Smith, Eden Palmer, Carol Johnson, Rachel Headley, Jen Akeroyd Best All-Around Road Riders Jadine Riley, Dana Robertson-Halter, Izette Swan, Eden Palmer, Carol Johnson, Jen Akeroyd, Amanda McNabb State Team Time Trial Championship Cat 123: Jadine Riley, Dana Robertson-Halter, Izette Swan Cat 4: Heidi Gaertner, Amanda McNabb, Candace Parchen, Karen Blankenship Masters: Justine Busse, Kim Shigenaka, MJ Redman, Karen Wilkinson State Senior Games Time Trial: Beth Graff Criterium: Suzanne Bachelor State Circuit Race Championship Cat 1/2: Jadine Riley Masters: Carol Johnson State Stage Race Championship Cat 1/2: Jadine Riley Cat 4: Jen Akeroyd Oregon State Mt. Bike XC Championship Amy Krull

HISTORIC HIGHLIGHTS

USA Cycling Women’s Team of the Year 2004, 2005 10 State Championship Winners 21 Medals Best All-Around Road Riders 2007: Tricia Sandstrom, Izette Swan, Carol Johnson, Eden Palmer, Lee Smith 2006: Lisa Dunnwald, Jadine Riley, Mindy Ziffren-Hall, Eden Palmer, Kathi Jones