BYRDS update – August 24th – Puncture Weed!, Goat Heads!, Tack Weed!, it’s everywhere and bad. Team BYRDS Cycling picked and cleared 8 bags today across Red Fox Trail and Lower Hulls Gulch trail. Thank you Page Bitz, James Laura McDonagh, Ethan Kristy Wallace Wong, Mahika Luce Poudrier Peterson, Ben Lomas, Ethan Todd Wong, Jack Jones, Kyle Thornton, Chaz Hogenauer, Thomas McDonagh, Kevin Nicholes, and Colin Dlugas. Great work!
BYRDS update – Team USA/Axeon rider Will Barta, finished 6th today and Tour de l’Avenir 2015, and currently 4th overall in GC. Rock Star!
General Classification After Stage 2
# Rider Name (Country) Team Result
1 Tom Bohli (Swi) Switzerland 8:38:09
2 José Luis Rodriguez (Chi) World Cycling Center 0:00:09
3 Imanol Estevez Salas (Spa) Spain 0:00:13
4 William Barta (USA) USA 0:00:25
5 Mads Pedersen (Den) Denmark 0:00:30
6 Daniel Lehner (Aut) Austria 0:00:45
7 Soren Kragh Andersen (Den) Denmark 0:01:36
8 Gianni Moscon (Ita) Italy 0:01:37
9 Sebastian Henao (Col) Colombia 0:01:40
10 Jonas Koch (Ger) Germany
BYRDS update – August 20th, 2015 – 4:50 PM – Ride cancelled due to poor air quality. Next BYRDS Club ride on Monday.
Issued by The National Weather Service Boise, ID
Thu, Aug 20,
… RED AIR QUALITY ADVISORY FROM THE IDAHO DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY FOR TREASURE VALLEY AREA…
THE IDAHO DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY HAS ISSUED A RED /UNHEALTHY/ AIR QUALITY ADVISORY FOR THE TREASURE VALLEY AREA DUE TO CONTINUED ELEVATED POLLUTANT LEVELS. THIS ADVISORY WILL REMAIN IN EFFECT UNTIL AIR QUALITY CONDITIONS HAVE SIGNIFICANTLY IMPROVED.
IDAHO DEQ HAS ALSO ISSUED A STATEWIDE STAGE 1 AIR QUALITY ADVISORY WHICH PROHIBITS ALL OUTDOOR BURNING FOR THE ENTIRE STATE.