More Joe Paisley Articles

  • Area native Tyler Ledford, others with Colorado connections join Air Force hockey

    by Joe Paisley joe.paisley@gazette.com -
    Updated: Mon, Jun 30, 2014

    Four players with in-state connections, including a Colorado Springs native, are among the 12 freshmen joining Air Force hockey next season. For hometown forward Tyler Ledford, his arrival is coming full circle. His grandfather served in the Air Force and Ledford played his first...

  • 'It sucks the joy right out of it:' Texas racer dies after Broadmoor Pikes Peak International Hill Climb crash

    by Joe Paisley and Andrea Sinclair The Gazette -
    Updated: Mon, Jun 30, 2014

    Bobby Goodin, 54, died Sunday from injuries suffered when he wrecked his motorcycle moments after crossing the finish line at The Broadmoor Pikes Peak International Hill Climb, according to the El Paso County Sheriff's Office. Goodin lost control while he tried to slow down on the...

  • Nine-minute barrier remains big stumbling block at Broadmoor Pikes Peak International Hill Climb

    by Joe Paisley joe.paisley@gazette.com -
    Updated: Sun, Jun 29, 2014

    Swiss driver Romain Dumas hoped to be crowned King of the Mountain on Sunday by setting a new overall record. Instead, Pikes Peak reigned supreme, as usual. The elusive nine-minute barrier proved too difficult to overcome at the 92nd running of The Broadmoor Pikes Peak...

  • Texas racer airlifted to hospital after Hill Climb wreck

    Joe Paisley
    Updated: Sun, Jun 29, 2014

    Bobby Goodin, 54, appeared to suffer life-threatening injuries when he wrecked his motorcycle moments after crossing the finish line at The Broadmoor Pikes Peak International Hill Climb. Goodin lost control while he tried to slow down on the gravel parking lot atop Pikes Peak.The...

  • Photo finish decides Mile High Victor title at Pikes Peak Airstrip Attack

    by Joe Paisley joe.paisley@gazette.com -
    Published: Sat, Jun 28, 2014

    Runner-up Gidi Chamdi was not convinced he lost the championship final of the Pikes Peak Airstrip Attack. "I thought I won," Chamdi said after Lucas English was declared the winner in a photo finish Saturday between the two super-charged Nissan GT-Rs. English held off Chamdi over the...

  • New Tigers goalie Chase Perry pleasantly surprised by Red Wings' draft selection

    by Joe Paisley joe.paisley@gazette.com -
    Published: Sat, Jun 28, 2014

    They were more pressing issues on Colorado College freshman Chase Perry's mind before he became the latest member of the Detroit Red Wings organization. He was readying for a cousin's wedding Saturday and not thinking about the NHL draft when he received a text from his uncle, Chad...

  • Cascade author Lisa Haight chronicles the 'mostly true' tales of the Hill Climb

    by Joe Paisley joe.paisley@gazette.com -
    Updated: Sat, Jun 28, 2014

    Lisa Haight will have plenty more tall tales for her next book. "There is already enough for another," Haight said. "And they will mostly be true." It was natural for the Cascade author to pen a history called "Tall Tales from Pikes Peak: Mostly True Stories of Hill Climb Racing."...

  • Competition, allure of famed vehicles draw drivers and fans to new event

    by Joe Paisley joe.paisley@gazette.com -
    Updated: Fri, Jun 27, 2014

    Mike Teets hopes the other drivers at the Pikes Peak Airstrip Attack continue to underestimate his Chevy Cobalt. The humble vehicle, a favorite of rental car companies, surprised several other drivers during the opening day of the two-day event which concludes with a championship...

  • Inaugural airstrip attack promises fun for drivers, auto enthusiasts

    by Joe Paisley joe.paisley@gazette.com -
    Updated: Thu, Jun 26, 2014

    Pikes Peak Airstrip Attack organizer Ryan Randels knows he must make this weekend as enjoyable as possible for the drivers and the region's race fans. "We want them all to enjoy their experience and come back next year," he said. All indications from Randel, of revvolution.com, are...

  • Future Tiger goalie Chase Perry patiently awaits NHL draft fate

    by Joe Paisley joe.paisley@gazette.com -
    Updated: Thu, Jun 26, 2014

    Incoming goalie Chase Perry may not know what his NHL future holds until Saturday. But the 18-year-old from Andover, Minn., is displaying the same calm he plays with when in net. "I do not really care where I am drafted," he said. "Just being considered is an honor." The first...

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