Race Flyer

Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Donkey Cross @ Baker Orchard - 8th edition

Cross racing is back for the 8th successive year at Baker Orchard, rebranded last year as Donkey Cross. Donkey Label Racing is promoting the event, and Coldwell Banker Burnet Realtor, Tom Nielsen, is providing the $1500 cash prize list. Donkey Label will provide it's unique wears as merchandise prizes for the non-cash fields.

All the great course features are back by popular demand:
  • Low barriers between the apple stand and orchard barn
  • Log Stair Run-up
  • Sandpit
  • Double Track Sections through the woods
  • Racing through the apple trees
The course will be unchanged from last year.

Like past years, there will be music, and a race announcer to keep spectators up to date on each race as it happens.

Chip Timing services will be provided by Endurance Promotions, to provide timely and accurate race results.

As in years past, on top of the $1500 cash plus merchandise, our popular custom medals will be awarded to the top 3 in each race category, and each field winner receives a peck of apples! And of course, the ever popular Apple Hole Shot!

The Orchard Stand will be open for business and free Brats will be provided to all race participants.

Donkey Label merchandise will also be available for purchase.

Bring your friends and family to what will certainly be a spectacular event!

Event Flyer can be viewed by clicking here

Monday, October 5, 2015

Photo by Nate Ryan

2015 Donkey Cross @ Baker Orchard was a great success. Thanks to everyone for coming out.

Results can be viewed by clicking here.

Friday, October 2, 2015

Donkey Cross @ Baker Orchard 2015 Call-ups

Based on pre-registration, CRY standings, and USAC rankings.
Call-up Lists

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

2015 Donkey Cross @ Baker Orchard

Cross racing is back for the 7th successive year at Baker Orchard, rebranded as Donkey Cross. Similar to last year, Donkey Label Racing is promoting the event, and Coldwell Banker Burnet Realtor, Tom Nielsen, has upped the ante, providing the $1500 cash prize list (up from $1000 last year). Donkey Label will provide it's unique wears as merchandise prizes for the non-cash fields.

All the great course features are back by popular demand:
  • Low barriers between the apple stand and orchard barn
  • Log Stair Run-up
  • Sandpit
  • Double Track Sections through the woods
  • Racing through the apple trees
The course will be unchanged from last year, with the exception of moving the finish back to it's original position to be more spectator friendly.

Like past years, there will be music and a race announcer to keep spectators up to date on each race as it happens.

Chip Timing services will be provided by Endurance Promotions, to provide timely and accurate race results.

As in years past, on top of the $1500 cash plus merchandise, our popular custom medals will be awarded to the top 3 in each race category, and each field winner receives a peck of apples! An back by popular demand, the Apple Hole Shot!

The Orchard Stand will be open for business and free Brats will be provided to all race participants.

Bring your friends and family to what will certainly be a spectacular event!

Event Flyer can be viewed by clicking here

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Sunday, October 5, 2014

2014 Race Recap

A recap on this year's race can be found here.

Sunday, August 24, 2014

2014 Baker Orchard CX with New Sponsors

The 2014 edition of the Baker Orchard Cyclocross Race is back for it's 6th year in succession. After 5 great years with sponsor MBRC/Flanders, this year's event will be sponsored by Donkey Label and Scratch Labs. Coldwell Banker Burnet Realtor Tom Nielsen continues to provide the $1000 cash prize list, while Donkey Label will provide it's unique wears as merchandise prizes for the non-cash fields, along with providing the volunteer support which makes the event such a success.

All the great course features are back by popular demand:
  • Racing through the 100 year old Orchard Barn
  • Log Stair Run-up
  • Sandpit
  • Double Track Sections through the woods
  • Racing through the apple trees
In addition, we are keeping the new and improved starting stretch through the orchard, allowing the riders to establish position better prior to the first pinch point. We will also be using the finish line from last year, to eliminate the turn just prior to the line.

Like past years, there will be music and an race announcer to keep spectators up to date on each race as it happens.

Chip Timing will is back again this year, to provide timely and accurate race results.

As in years past, on top of the $1000 cash plus merchandise, our popular custom medals will be awarded to the top 3 in each race category, and each field winner receives a peck of apples!

The Orchard Stand will be open for business and free hot dogs will be provided to all race participants.

Bring your friends and family to what will certainly be a spectacular event!

Event Flyer can be viewed by clicking here