FALL PROGRAMS

SWEET SHOTS AM – (Freeride Focus for Ladies)

This 3 week program focuses on intermediate to advanced riding skills. We will work on skills, build confidence, and push personal boundaries in a supportive and fun environment. Each week we will break down various skills then apply them to the trail.

  • Dates: Sept 15, 22, 29 – REGISTRATION
  • Time: 10:00am – 11:30am
  • Location: Duthie Hill Park
  • Meet: in the clearing inside of the park
  • Levels: FR L1 – FR L4 (Intermediate to Advanced)
  • Skills: Jumps, Drops, Cornering, Wheel Lifts, Roll Downs
  • Trails: Ryan’s, 2Hi (Jubilane) and VooDoo Child, Rehab, Pump Track
  • Cost: $140
  • Max: 6 students

FALL KIDS PROGRAMS

SHREDDERS SUNDAYS!

This fun and interactive skills program turns learning into games which we bring to the trails. We will take brakes and have snack time.

Skills include: wheel lifts, body position, braking, shifting, climbing and descending, pump track, rolling jumps, rolling down drops, and many more.

  • Session 1: Sept 20, 27, Oct 4 – REGISTRATION
  • Session 2: Oct 11, 18, 25 – REGISTRATION
  • Time: 12pm-2pm
  • Ages: 6-8
  • Location: Duthie Hill Park, Issaquah
  • Cost: $135 (per session)
  • Dirt shredders must be able to ride on two wheels and be ready for bumpy dirt trails
  • Bring mountain bike with hand brakes, helmet, gloves, layers and a rain jacket
  • Coaches: Anthony & Heather

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FREERIDE SESSIONS

This gravity focused program is for kids who love to jump bikes! We will work on skills including jumps, drops, wooden features, and more advanced skills.

  • Freeride Session 1 – Sept 9, 16, 23, 30 – REGISTRATION
  • Freeride Session 2 – Oct  7, 14, 21, 28 – REGISTRATION
  • Time: 4:30pm – 6:30pm
  • Ages: 9-14
  • Location: Duthie Hill Park, Issaquah
  • Cost: $180 (per session)
  • Format: This is a freeride training program focused on learning more advanced skills including jumping, drops, wall rides, wheel lifts, skinnies, and cornering, and tricks (for advanced students).
  • Trails will include Voodoo Child, Jubilane (2Hi), Deuces and for more advanced kids Gravy Train, parts of Double Trouble, HLC, Semper Dirticus
  • Qualifications: must have been riding mountain bikes for a minimum of 2 years, be comfortably riding Voodoo trail and be ready to catch air!
  • Coaches: Anthony (Kat when she’s in town)

Sugar Showdown Seattle, presented by FOX: Results

RESULTS 2015!

PHOTOS:

SPONSORS:

PRO RESULTS

  • 1st – Tammy Donahugh – Deity, Sombrio, Native Eyewear, IXS, Kate’s Bars
  • 2nd – Carolyn Kavanagh
  • 3rd – Kat Sweet: Deity, Fox, Sombrio, G-Form, Five Ten, Michelin, Race Fuel Z, Vain Salon, Clif Bar
  • 4th – Lauren Patterson – Mojo Wheels, Tribe Sports, RynoPower, Demon Dirt, Honey Stinger, Go Pro, Spy Optics, One Industries
  • 5th – Stephanie Nychka

Pro Special Awards

  • Amplitude – Lauren Patterson
  • Steeze – Carolyn Kavanagh
  • Most Technically Improved – Meg Valliant
  • Precision – Tammy Donahugh
  • Best Mentor – Kaytlin Melvin, Evil, Sombrio,
  • Rookie of the Year – Amanda Workman
  • Stoke Sista – MC Angi Weston

Semi-Pro

  • 1st – Heather Newton
  • 2nd – Tanya Bastian
  • 3rd – Christine MacKenzie
  • 4th – Terry Seeberg
  • 5th – Melissa Gonzalez

Sugar Cubes (age 7-14)

  • 1st – Brooke Anderson, age 9
  • 2nd – Nyla Stephens, age 10
  • 3rd – Sydney Haberman, age 12
  • 4th – Julia Lofquist-Traum, age 9
  • 5th – Sophia Lymberis, age 9

AM 15-25

  • 1st – Sierra Cucinelli
  • 2nd – Katie Sinfield

AM 26-35

  • 1st – Amy Rambacher
  • 2nd – Kim Kurle

AM 36-45

  • 1st – Beth Williams
  • 2nd – Tana Blair
  • 3rd – Amanda Crook
  • 4th – Sarah Montplaisir

Masterettes 46+

  • 1st – Cheryl Parker
  • 2nd – Joanne Haberman
  • 3rd – DaVonne Zentner
  • 4th – Kitima Boonvisudhi

The Sweet Peas, ages 6-8

  • Cinder Valliant
  • Raquelle Rock-L Libman
  • Jetta Porter
  • Charley Newton
  • Eve Pond
  • Audrey Locati

Mom & Daughter Teams

  • Meg Valliant & Cinder, age 7
  • Heather Newton & Charley, age 6
  • Tana Blair & Molly, age 7
  • Beth & Grace, age 14
  • Joanne & Sydney, age 12 and Sarah, age 11
  • Christine MacKenzie & Eve, age 6

Special Awards

  • Grace Williams – Dedication
  • Shannon Leigh – Biggest Smile
  • Katie Newhall – Takes a Lickin and Keeps on Tickin
  • Riley Amsbry – Tennacity
  • Kitima – Digesting the Fear Pie..
  • Katie Herrold – Great Form
  • Amy Seymore
  • Elizabeth Brent – Perseverance
  • Christine MacKenzie – Highest Wall & Amplitude
  • Most Improved – Tana Blair

Special Thank Yous

Volunteer Committee – Meg Valliant, Tana & Johnny Blair, Kelly Amsbry, Danielle Klinkhamer, Kathy Rogers, Karen K-Dawg Omodt, Thom Hudson

Trail Building Hours – Kelly Melvin, Meg Valliant, Lauren Pattterson, the Haberman Family, the Crank Sisters, Kyle Weaver, Nick Fasano, Nate Tape & Cosmos, plus all the people who showed up to help us so 200 hours of work!

The Media Crew – Alec Ilstrup, Alex Spitsyn, Chris McFarland, Peter Clancy, Meg Valliant

Pro Coaches: Tammy Donahugh, Meg Valliant, Stephanie Nychka, Angi Weston, Carolyn Kavanagh, Lisa Mason, Cortney Knudson, Lauren Patterson, Kaytlin Melvin

Judges: Michael Orr, Allen Levine, Mechille Melvin, Heather Newton, Tanya Bastian

Thank you to the many amazing people that made this event happen: Peter at Woodinville Bicycle, DJ Sulli, the Locati Family, the Hudson Family, the Duft Family, Kari Studley, the Melvin Family!

 

GHY & Sweetlines Duthie Jump Jam!

Duthie Jump Jam

Saturday, June 6 at Duthie Hill Park in Issaquah!

GHY and Sweetlines are teaming up to host a co-ed comp for AM’s and Pro’s. Prize money will be substantial and so will the prizes. So get your party hat on and come and enjoy the festivities.

Pros and Experts are on the last 3 jumps on Paramount Pro women are on the last 3 jumps on Voodoo or Paramount.
AM’s are on the last 3 jumps on Voodoo

Categories:
Pro Men
Pro Women
Expert Men
Amateur 6-8 years old, girls or boys
Amateur 9-14, girls or boys
Amateur Adults 15+ mens or womens

Time:
Practice 10am-12:30pm
Comp 1pm-3pm (AM’s then Pros)

Cost:
$45 Pro
$35 AM

Pro Purse:
Men
1st – $300
2nd – $200
3rd – $100

Women
100% payout to pro women
(all the money from female competitors will go back to the pro women)

Registration:
BikeReg – https://www.bikereg.com/huckitduthie
Day of come to the GHY booth at the bottom of Paramount