The 2020/21 CCNS Wintertide Rising Challenge is in the books, and WOW, this one was one to remember! Together we racked up the most hours ridden of any previous Wintertide Rising Challenges! We had 10 riders go over 30-hours, and 90 riders go over the 15-hour mark.
It went down to the last hour of riding on Saturday. To be the lone leader, both Dale Perzanowski and Arun Pandy went to incredible lengths to exceed Rustico’s mind-blowing total. Dale’s Saturday total of nearly 14 hours (315 miles) on Zwift was enough to be crowned Wintertide Rising Champ.
One more day remains for this year’s Wintertide Rising Challenge! This is the most riders we’ve ever seen go over the 30-hour mark. Looking down the list, it’s not crazy to say that over 100 riders (more than 2/3rds) have set themselves up to go over the 15-hour mark! That would be incredible.
After day five Team Off the Front has all but locked in the win. They went out and as team, were able to go faster than Coach Ben’s solo Watopia Figure Eight course time. This netted them 500 miles and it leaves just ~25 miles to go for Friday’s riding.
With two days left, the gaps between our top five riders are starting to widen just a bit. Rustico continues to rack up an impressive total amount of miles and hours. Arun Pandy of West Hartford CT moves into second place, and just as impressive, was among those that raced in Coach Ben’s Team Time […]
The 2 Body Over Bike teams stormed onto the podium but this one is Off The Front’s to lose. They are on track to hit 3000 miles by Sunday! Place Team Total Distance (miles) 1 Off The Front 2076.22 2 Body Over Bike p/b Fragale Paving 1688.15 3 Body Over Bike p/b Tire Depot 1371.91 […]
Wintertide Rising riders are not showing any signs of letting up! We already have 20 riders that have surpassed the 15-hour mark, with another 6 or so on the way to hitting it with tomorrow’s ride. Incredible! Also incredible was seeing CCNS athletes Sarah Hreha and Nate Uhlig complete their vEveresting rides on Zwift.
Dale Perzanowski roars back into the top spot! Is Rusty missing an upload? Will he be able to recover with 4 days remaining? Another day of the CCNS Wintertide Rising Challenge is in the books. On the women’s side, Lisa Stanley held onto her lead over Christi Moore.
Day two is in the books and the battle atop the standings has tightened up! Dale Perzanowski took a well-deserved rest day after vEveresting on Sunday and that let Arun Pandy from West Hartford CT slip into the lead. Breathing down his neck sits Rodney Furr of Southampton MA, Dave “Rusty” Rustico, and Darren Piotrow […]
Oooh boy, the first day of Wintertide Rising did not disappoint! We had CCNS athlete Dale Perzanowski rip out of the gate with what is basically the Wintertide Rising equivalent of poker’s unbeatable royal flush… vEveresting in Zwift, good for nearly 11.5 hours! Not even returning champ Dave “Rusty” Rustico headquartered in Florida could answer […]