2003 BC PBP Photos

BC Randonneur Cycling Club


Paris Brest Paris
August 2003

Photos from Bill Kitchen


Bike assembly - Barb Henniger and Roger Holt

Manfred Kuchenmuller and Réal Préfontaine assembling the tandem

Sarah Tennant, Bob Magyar, Tina Hoeben and Jacques Billinski

Les RM booth promoting the 2004 Rocky Mt 1200 - Karen Smith. Réal Préfontaine far right.

Karen Smith - " KLM a perdu mon velo"

Foreground: Manfred Kuchenmuller, John Little and Sarah Gallazin

Tina Hoeben, Sarah Tennant and Jason Abrams

Doug Latornell, Bob Lepage, Deirdre Arscott and Susan Allen

Prologue - Susan Allen (4839), Doug Latornell, Ali Holt, Barb Henniger...

Réal Préfontaine, Dave Gillanders and Ross Nichol

Val White, Sarah Tennant (background, red helmut), Stella Meades and Sandy Sanquist

Dave Gillanders, Brian Westerberg (big smiles) and Paul Lahti (4827)

8 p.m. start ("80 hour" group)

10 p.m. start - Karen Smith

Queuing for 10 p.m. start


Mortagne-au-Perche(? ) control - Karen Smith, Ali Holt and Roger Holt

Manfred Kuchenmuller and Réal Préfontaine

Tinteniac control

Brian Westerberg (watch, pills) and Karen Smith

Manfred Kuchenmuller and Réal Préfontaine

Roc Trevezel

Carhaix-Plouguer control

Réal Préfontaine and Karen Smith

Karen Smith

Finish (St-Quentin-en-Yvelin) - Mike Poplawski (sitting, smiling) and Barb Henniger (standing, smiling)

Darren Inouye finishing

Paul Lahti (toasting), Brian Westerberg, Karen Smith (talking) and Michel Richard (white shirt)

Sarah Gallazin (right) finishing

After PBP... train to Paris

Barb Henniger, Manfred Kuchenmuller and Tina Hoeben (all looking at camera)

Karen Smith

Tina Hoeben...

Manfred Kuchenmuller, Tina Hoeben, Bill Kitchen, Karen Smith and Barb Henniger

Sarah Tennant, Barb Henniger and Karen Smith
BC won some sort of women's participation award, though this is unclear in the follow-up booklet (the plaquette)

Tina Hoeben holding cup

Susan Allen and Sarah Tennant

...back to Paris