Congratulations to all the participants and volunteers at last weekend's inaugural Farm to Fork Fondo - Asheville! We're proud of everyone who finished the challenging courses and helped out during the event, and we want to share some photos to relive the amazing day, and highlight the winners of all our competitions below.
Thanks to all participants for donating to our Volunteer Competition and purchasing additional raffle tickets to help us support our Asheville host community! We were excited to donate more than $3,500 to local non-profits and community groups and we’re excited to announce that Team Red, The North Carolina Arboretum won the most votes. Here's a list of the benefiting organizations:
Team Red: The North Carolina Arboretum
Team Green: Conserving Carolina
Team Orange: Organic Grower’s School
Team Blue: Verner Center for Early Learning
Team Purple: Girls on the Run of Western North Carolina
Team Gray: Barnyard Bandits 4-H Club
Fairview Volunteer Fire Department
STAGES SEGMENT CHALLENGE
Thanks to everyone who participated in our Asheville Stages Segment Challenge, timed by Ride With GPS! Overall winners are posted below (age-graded winners will be posted soon) and you can also view the full leaderboard at Ride With GPS.
As the fastest overall male and female participants, Tracy Saine and Lesley McCormack win the custom Polka Chicken Jersey by Pactimo!
Men: Tracy Saine, 30:46
Women: Lesley McCormack, 37:10
AGES 35 & YOUNGER
Women: Michelle Brinker, 18:59
Men: Jeff Sawdy, 52:21
Women: DeAnne Dixon, 59:52
AGES 56 & OLDER
Men: William Cline, 44:20
Women: Mari Steinbach, 22:47
Any questions about uploading your ride to see how you stacked up? Contact us at friends@WrenegadeSports.com with any questions.
SOCIAL MEDIA CONTEST
Congrats to Jeremy Barnes for winning our social media contest and earning a Farm to Fork Fondo 2020 entry voucher with his inspiring post! Great job, Jeremy!
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57 miles for my 45th Birthday, would have never dreamed it. We had a blast, ate good, met some cool doods, and had one hell of a ride with a shit ton of climbing. #DoEpicShit #DidEpicShit #FarmToForkFondo #Asheville #AppalachianMountainBrewery #Cycling #Specialized #StillClimbing #TurguaBrewing #HickoryNutGapFarm #Cloud9Farm #WNChemp #RoundMountainCreamy
BIANCHI BIKE & Ciclismo Classico Vacation GRAND PRIZEs
We’ll be awarding our grand prizes as a season-long raffle in October - so you’re still in the running for the big prizes if you voted for them!!
Broo Shampoo & Conditioner set: riders #1271 & #39
Floyd’s CBD Recovery set: rider #226
Colavita jersey: rider #13
Colavita Italian sampler bag: rider #212
Panaracer tire set: riders #28 & #291
Tetra Bike lube & cleaner set: riders #46 & #275
Chammy Butt’r body care set: rider #94
Vittoria tube set: riders #105 & #203
Boyd Cycling wheel bag: rider #106
Stan’s NoTubes set: rider #122
Stages power meter: rider #126
Look KEO pedals: rider #130
Clif Bar nutrition set: riders #138 & #229
Bar Mitts: riders #144 & #1298
Drink Simple case of maple water: rider #241
Clif Bar jersey & energy granola: rider #282
GU nutrion set: rider #1251
Orgain protein powder set: rider #1262
Mountain House freeze-dried dinners: riders #1 & #13
See y’all next year
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