.....Advertisement.....
.....Advertisement.....

Ishai, Caruso win Tour de LA

-A A +A
By The Staff

Rotem Ishai rode off with the top men’s honor during Sunday’s Tour de Los Alamos.

Ishai, from Durango, Colo., won the licensed men’s pro 1/2/3 race Sunday, just nipping one of New Mexico’s top cyclists, Damian Calvert of Albuquerque, by a mere one second.

The Tour de Los Alamos, a road race which takes participants from Central Ave. to White Rock via the Back Gate and back up to the Hill on East Jemez Road, celebrated its 38th running Sunday. It is the oldest continuously-run bicycle race in the southwestern U.S.

Ishai finished the 3-lap, 81-mile race in 3 hours, 29 minutes, 59 seconds, just a second better than Calvert.

By that one second margin, Calvert just missed out on winning his second major Los Alamos bike race in a hair over a week. Calvert won the men’s pro/semipro division of the Pajarito Punishment mountain bike race June 12.

The 2009 men’s winner of the Tour de Los Alamos, local racer Fortunato Ferrara, was third in the top men’s division, posting a time of 3:30:06.

In the licensed women’s category 1/2/3 competition, Albuquerque’s Mindy Caruso won the 54-mile race with a time of 2:45:27, more than four minutes better than her nearest competitor, Stacey Nenninger, also of Albuquerque.

More information will be in Wednesday’s Monitor.


If you subscribe to the newspaper, you receive FREE access to all the exclusive content of the web site! Simply register to receive uninterrupted access to our award-winning and in-depth local online content!

Renew Current or Past Subscription / Register for Online Subscription

If you currently subscribe or have subscribed in the past to the Los Alamos Monitor, then simply find your account number on your mailing label and enter it below.

Click the question mark below to see where your account ID appears on your mailing label.

Newspaper Acct. ID:
info
Street Address:
(exactly as it appears on the label)

If you are a subscriber and you do not know your account ID or don't have a copy of your newspaper available that shows the information on the address label you can click continue below to search for your account.

New Subscription/30 Day Free Trial Account

If you are new to the award winning Los Alamos Monitor and wish to get a subscription or simply gain access to our online content then please enter your ZIP code below and continue to setup your account.

ZIP Code:



Create a limited access account.
Register to participate in community forums, post on the community calendar, blog etc. This registration does not give you full access to read our award winning content, etc.

The Los Alamos Monitor | lacirculation@lamonitor.com | 505-662-4185
256 DP Road, Los Alamos, NM 87544
Office Hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday