The Tam News

Tam Students Compete in Mountain Bike Nationals

Sophomore Clayton Puckett racing Super D

October 3, 2013

Sophomore Clayton Puckett and fellow mountain biker Skyler Taylor, who rode for Tam from 2009 to 2012, raced to impressive finishes at the National Cycling Championships in Pennsylvania this summer. Puckett earned third place in the Junior 15-16 Super D race (a mixture of cross country and downhill)...

Students Race on Bear Development Team

FORMATION: Bear members pedal together during a race. Photo courtesy of: Stu Bone

By Cody Duane-McGlashan

December 6, 2012

Cycling is one of the few sports that require an all-out lung aching, quad burning effort. The Bear Development Team, established in 2012, is a squad of 16 to 21-year-olds who have devoted themselves to winning races. The team has won three state championships this season in the 17-18 year old roa...