Wawawai...the real history.
To most people who know about the Wawawai grade or the Wawawai landing it is a big hill, a boat launch (where the WSU crew team also stores their boats and runs their regattas), and a county park. When I first went down there…well…that’s all it was to me. Until I met Doug. Doug was an animal tech at WSU and good friends with a post-doc that I was working with at the time....
Wawawai Bike racing...a short history.
To the best of my knowledge, which is rapidly decreasing every day, this coming Sunday will be the fifth bike racing event that has happened at Wawawai. It will be the third installment of the Wawawai TT and Hill climb. However, I was not the first person to promote a bicycle race on Wawawai. That dubious honor goes to WSU cycling (and I believe it may have been Dave Lawson who spearhead that...
Wawawai time trial and hill climb - why - WHY!
Some idiot is promoting the first bike race in Eastern Washington this coming Sunday, March 4th. Of course, that idiot, is me. It’s a small event at a venue that I think is great for hosting a bike race. Many cyclists in the Inland Northwest have asked me questions about the race and why I promote it. Others have always seem to chime in with a back-handed comment about the race too. ...