Andrea Dvorak is the latest addition to the Binge. This force of nature has raced as a pro since 2007, and has been with Team TWENTY16/TWENTY12 since 2012. Her palmares include wins at the 2012 La Route de France and Fitchburg Classic. She has grabbed queen of the mountain classifications at Redlands Bicycle Classic, SRAM […]
Gent Wevelgem winner Lauren Hall to be Special Guest at the Binge
We are pleased to announce that Lauren Hall, a professional cyclist with Twenty16, will be joining the Binge on October 31st. In Lauren’s previous life she was a semi-pro soccer player, and came to the sport later in life after buying her first bike at age 29. She is from Vicksburg, Mississippi and now lives […]
Halloween in Black Mountain! and Costume Contest
Hi all! We’ve had a few questions regarding doing the ride and getting home for Halloween. We encourage anyone that wants to get home to trick-or-treat to do the shorter route- the 30 or the 60. Also, an idea is trick or treating in Black Mountain. Church Street is transformed into a Halloween wonderland covered […]
Two-time National Champion Matthew Busche to Ride the Binge
The Bookwalter Binge is honored to announce the participation of the reigning USA Professional Road Race National Champion, Matthew Busche. Matthew arrives to the Binge after a season which placed him in USA Cycling history books as one of only 4 Americans to win the national road race title more than once (2011). A three-time […]
Bookwalter selected for World Championships
Brent will be part of a 6 man team representing the United States at the World Road Cycling Championship in Richmond, VA, on the 27th of September 2015. Read more here: http://www.cyclingnews.com/news/phinney-heads-up-usa-team-for-world-championships/ Learn more about the World Road Cycling Championship to be held in Richmond VA.
The official 2015 Bookwalter Binge charity partner!
We are excited to announce that we have partnered with the Southern Appalachian Highlands Conservancy for the 2015 Bookwalter Binge. Proceeds from the Binge support The Southern Appalachian Highlands Conservancy, one of the country’s oldest and most respected land trusts. Founded in 1974 as a non-profit, charitable organization, SAHC works to conserve beautiful views, challenging […]