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2004 Statewide Race Calendar
2004 Statewide Race Calendar
2004 Socorro Fat Tire Fiesta


2004 Socorro Chile Harvest Triathlon

Transition Times Magazine:New Mexico
Transition Times: New Mexico
2004 Southwest Challenge Series
TriClub New Mexico
New Mexico Cycling
Albuquerque Roadrunners
USA Triathlon
American Cycling Association
Road Runners Clubs of America


Thanks for making the 2004 Fat Tire Fiesta great!

For more information on the rides and results, click on the logo on the left side of the page or here.

Please take some time to check out the Fat Tire Trail Guide, an awesome resource on local MTB trails!


Local Race Results

Polar Bear Triathlon

Robert and Matt recently competed in the Polar Bear Triathlon (7k run, 30k bike?, and 400m swim?), held at WSMR. Despite the cold both had a great time and Matt came in 3rd in his AG! Email me for full results.

  • Matt Perini -3/10 0:28:19 - 0:57:17 - 0:10:41 Final 1:36:17

  • Robert Abernathy 7/10 0:28:32 - 0:58:52 - 0:14:48 Final 1:42:12

New York Marathon

Congratulations to Addy Bhasker for doing great at the NY Marathon. She was 12th in her age group with a 3:35:59 time, way to go!

Results are here.

2004 Southwest Challenge Series Results

Congrats go to Terry Moore, Mike Montoya, and Steven Montoya for winning their age groups in the 2004 SWCS!. Full resulst can be found here for those who raced enough to qualify.


The Next Hash is January 13th and it's should be great!!

We will meet at the Socorro Springs Brewery at 6PM - A flashlight is needed.

Read one of the Hash Trash reviews for October's review of the 2003 Halloween Hash, November's review, December's Red Dress Run Report, January's, February's, March's, April's, May's, June's, July's, August's, September's, or This year's Halloween Hash to see what hashing's about.


Regular Rides and Runs Around Socorro

These are not SSR-sponsored club events!


  • Cycling (Road): MWF 11:30 AM, meet at the IRIS Parking Lot.
  • Cycling (MTB): Friday 11:30 AM, meet at the IRIS Parking Lot (not very regular!).
  • Cycling (MTB): Sunday 10 AM (no-drop), meet at Spoke-N-Word.
  • Running: Sunday social run, meet at Tech pool parking lot, 8 AM Sundays .

Like to start a new regular run or ride? Contact SSR to get it listed here.


The Fall Running Series Is Done!

2004 Fall Running Series

Congratulations to all of the winners in this year's Fall Running Series!

Results of the 4th FRS 5k

2004 Fall Running Series

  • 1st Christian Krueger (35-54) 18:18

  • 2nd Stuart Allen (19 & Under) 20:02

  • 3rd Julie Ford (20-34) 22:03

  • 4th Jason Wurnig (20-34) 22:18

  • 5th Katrina Burleigh (19 & Under) 22:43

  • 6th Robert Abernathy (35-54) 23:42

  • 7th Matt Perini (35-54) 24:01

  • 8th Gerry Strathman (55+) 24:19

  • 9th Linda Giesen 55+ 26:57

  • 10th Jan Sramek 55+ 30:43

  • 11th Rheda Brown (35-54) 35:03

Final FRS Standings (and Averages)

Note: * denotes racer did not race 2 races.

Women 19&Under

  • Katrina Burleigh 22:49

Men 19&Under
  • Stuart Allen 20:22

Men 20-34
  • Ephraim Ford 20:04.4

  • Glenn Spinelli 21:13.69*

  • Jason Wurnig 21:49.3

  • Remke Ram Dam 21:50*

Women 20-34
  • Julie Ford 22:53.9

  • Luiza Gutierrez 30:44.96*

Men 35-54
  • Christian Krueger 18:37.4

  • Robert Abernathy 24:06.3

  • Matt Perini 24:12.1

  • Tom Morgan 25:24

  • Fred "Go Navy" Yarger 31:11.3

Woen 35-54
  • Rheda Brown 34:50.5

Men 55+
  • Gerry Strathman 24:19.5

Women 55+
  • Linda Giesen 26:58

  • Jan Sramek 30:30.4


What a great triathlon!!

Results for this year's Chile Harvest Triathlon, held on August 14th, can now be found on its website.

Socorro Striders and Riders would like to thank all of the participants, volunteers, and sponsors. Without all of you we literally would not have been able to hold a triathlon for 300 people!

A view of the crowd being adressed by the...

Race Director, Fred Yarger.

From the first swimmer

to the kids running their tri,

it was the best yet!



September 30th , 2004
Previous Update: November 22nd, 2004
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