Thursday, June 28, 2007

Thunder in the Valley 2007 - Sunday

One of the biggest, most overlooked events during the Thunder in the Valley weekend in Johnstown is the hill climbs held in Beaverdale.

Sign-in starts at 9 a.m. runs to 10 a.m. Please don't be late.

Warming up.

Concentrating on the task ahead.

Hurry up and wait.

Now we're talking! This section of the hill is 60 degrees out of plum.

Warp Speed.

Three requirements for hill climb - concentration, control and a complete disregard for one's safety.

Up Hill. Two on the ground, two off.

Four wheeling at 70 degrees.

Dirt climber.

Waiting for my turn.

Almost There.

Brain Bucket.



Four on Two.

Girl Power. She actually had a full ride!

Go Fast!

Going Up.

Near Hit. Watch out for the photographer.

Over the top, no sweat.

Number 9.

On the line, ready to race.

Look, Ma. I made it!

Red Hot Honda.


If you are looking for good, clean, cheap thrills, visit the Beaverdale Hill Climb. It only costs $7 and you can sit there all day long and watch the show. This is hill climbing at its' grass roots.

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