Quimby Road  October 18, 2008

Fred entered the Quimby hillclimb, a race up Quimby Road in San Jose, CA

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Above is a profile of the climb.

Below - The racers gather for the ascent up the mountain.

        The teams arrive       

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                  Registration                 

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        The Starting Line       

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              And they're off!             

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       This is a tough hill         

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Looking back down at San Jose from Quimby Road as the riders dig into their reserve

       The steepest part       

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        The race leaders       

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         The finish line         

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   Racer's view of finish  

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    Fred in finish straight  

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        Fred at the end of the climb       

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    Only a few yards to go 

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          Fred at finish line       

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           The end - It's over for today           

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There were four photographers at the race.  It was nice to choose from a lot of pictures.