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2016 Course Records

The Texas Time Trials Course Records Course Records are now posted and TEN were set in 2016.  The 4-Person Mixed Upright Team “Three Dicks and a (Shut Up Cancer!) Chick” made up of John Evans, John Pecot, Darci Scott and Eric Smernoff rode the Tejas 500 in 27 hours which beat the previous record by […]

2016 Texas Ultra Cup

2016 Texas Ultra Cup OPEN CATEGORY For 2016, 31 solo and 7 team Texas Ultra Cup Trophies were earned.  In the Open Category alone the solo participants earned almost 15,000 miles with eight riders totaling over 1,000 each.  Now, that’s a bunch of miles!  The Overall Solo Male Open award was earned by David Baxter […]

2016 Tejas 500

Tejas 500  Our premier event, The Tejas 500, was quite an event to watch or participate in this year.  Andrew Willis from Austin, Texas rode to a First Place Solo Male winning spot for the second year in a row.  Andrew averaged 17.77 mph over the 503.50 miles and finished in 28 hours and 20 […]

2016 24-Hour Iron Butt Event

24-Hour Iron Butt Event Friday afternoon at 5pm, 23 racers lined up to ride as far as they could for 24 hours.  And boy did they ride!  With a total of all solo riders and teams, 34 riders rode over 6800 miles in 24 hours.  At the top of the heap, Sarah Cooper from Iowa […]

2016 Tin-Butt 12-Hour Challenge

Tin-Butt 12 Hour Challenge The 75 degree early morning start on Saturday for the 12-Hour Challenge was a nice start.  The day got warmer, but with 32 total riders there were many miles racked up for this event.  Thank you to Mother Nature for holding off the thunderstorms that past just to the east of […]

2016 26.5 Mile Sprint

2016 26.5 Mile Sprint To grow the sport of Ultracycling an event needs to be inclusive not exclusive.  This is the basis upon which we founded TTT over 14 years ago.  This year was a great example of the Woodstock approach we’ve always strived for.  A combination of World Class Athletes and the girl next […]

2015 Volunteer Recap

Texas Time Trials 2015 Volunteers  We mentioned in the Sponsor recap that we couldn’t do Texas Time Trials without Sponsors, which is true, however we would never ever be able to pull off this event without our fabulous crew of over-the-top volunteers.  All told, we go through almost 100 volunteers including some before the event […]

2015 Ultra 500 Recap

2015 Ultra 500 Recap In  2013, the Ultra Race Directors Committee and The Texas Time Trials announced a new program to recognize ultra racers willing to push their endurance limits by finishing two or more 500 mile races in one calendar year. Norman Hageman won the 2015 Ultra 500 Mile Race Challenge by completing his […]

2015 Oh!-Tex Recap

Oh! Tex The Oh! Tex is an invitational that combines Ohio’s Calvin’s Challenge and The Texas Time Trials, recognizing individuals or teams that compete.  This is the second year Larry Graham, race director for Calvin’s Challenge and Dan Driscoll, race director for The Texas Time Trials have held the Oh! Tex Invitational. The Overall Champion […]