Entries by kenji@obra.org

Local Venues and Races Highlighted in Media

Check out this great KATU news piece on Tuesday PIR: http://www.katu.com/sports/Bike-races-at-PIR-318084421.html KGW spotlights Monday PIR: http://www.kgw.com/videos/entertainment/television/programs/live-at-7/2015/04/20/pdx-tonight-pir-bike-races-/26108417/ KGW’s Drew Carney rides Alpenrose Velodrome: http://on.kgw.com/1Mrqot7 A KATU segment on the Alpenrose Velodrome: http://www.katu.com/sports/Bike-races-at-PIR-318084421.html  

Beginner Friendly Monday PIR Begins in 3 weeks!

All levels of bicycle racers invited to the start line for the Monday Night Bicycle Race Series at Portland International Raceway. Races are organized for five months from April 20 – August 31. PORTLAND, Ore. (April 1, 2015) Portland International Raceway shifts into high gear as the Monday Night Bike Race Series kicks off its […]

2/15 LRB Paceline Clinic- Portland

Paceline and Race Riding Skills Clinic – this Sunday, 2/15! This is a FREE CLINIC for all ladies interested in working on race riding skills, practice being in a paceline, and get comfortable riding close to other cyclists! This clinic is good for new riders interested in racing and for experienced riders who want to […]

2015 Annual Meeting

The following are the results of the 2015 OBRA Annual Meeting that was held on February 7, 2015. Congratulations to John Wilson and Meg Mautner who have been elected to another term on the OBRA Board of Directors. Rules Passed Public urination and/or defecation: Riders who are caught urinating and/or defecating in public will be […]

Welcome to OBRA!

  Dear OBRA Member, Thanks so much for joining OBRA in 2015! Thanks to all of you, we have become the most successful grass roots bike racing organization in the United States. If you are renewing and indicated you had your card, you likely received just a renewal sticker- just peel and stick it on […]

Let’s Race Bikes Kickoff Ride

It’s time to kick off the new year and the 2015 road racing season with a social group ride! LRB will meet at 9am at Portland Bicycle Studio for coffee, socializing and to talk about the ride plans. The group will roll at 9:30am on a no-drop ride to work on group riding skills. Plan for a […]

OBRA Rules Meeting and Awards Party

Schedule of Events 1 PM – 4 PM Rules Meeting 6-9 PM Awards Party Rules Meeting Agenda: Introduction and updates Rule changes Board member election (2 slots) Proposed rule changes (OBRA Rule Change Proposals – 2015) Bios of board member candidates Meg Mautner (incumbent) Meg Mautner is a teacher in the Beaverton School district. She […]

2015 OBRA Criterium and Cyclocross Championships

The 2015 OBRA Criterium and Cyclocross Championships have been selected.  Congratulations to Charlie Warner and the selection of the Vancouver Criterium as the criterium championships.  Congratulations to Carol Cohen and the city of Sandy and the selection of the Sandy Corn Cross race as the 2015 OBRA Cyclocross Championships.