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Katie Hamel Awarded 2010 Steve “ICEMAN” Brown Jr. Cyclist of the Year Award

Katie_HamelKatie Hamel, daughter of Beth and Dennis Hamel, is the recipient of the 2010 Steve “ICEMAN” Brown Junior Cyclist of the year Award, along with a $1,000.00 Scholarship, presented by the Michigan Youth Cycling Scholarship Program. She was also awarded a trophy, which will be on display for the year at her ship sponsor, Village Bike Shop in Grand Rapids, MI.

Katie, who is 13 years old (racing age of 14), is in 8th grade at Sparta Middle School, and says that math is her favorite subject.  When she’s not racing her new Specialized Ruby Elite bike or working on her geometry homework, Katie enjoys reading and playing video games. Continue reading

Zoe Reeves Awarded 2009 Steve “ICEMAN” Brown Jr. Cyclist of the Year Award

IMG_8613Lansing, Michigan- Michigan Youth Cycling is pleased to announce its 2009 Junior Cyclist of the Year. Our presentation is schelduled to take place Sunday, January 31st, 2010 at the annual meeting of the Michigan Mountain Bike Association; MSU Pavilion.

Each year, Michigan Youth Cycling recognizes a student athlete who has made a commitment to cycling and represented the values and good character, goal setting, and self discipline through friendly competition. This athlete receives a $500.00 academic scholarship and the title of Junior Cyclist of the Year. Continue reading