Alfred Angel Alcayaga

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Alfred Angel Alcayaga 1870/08/02 - 1952/12/23


Oriental Cycling Club

Alcayaga of the Razzle Dazzle Bi Club, who fouled Upson of the Capital City Wheelmen last July at Stockton, has accepted a challenge from Upson to race at Sacramento. They will likely race some time the first of October.

The Wheelmen. - San Francisco Chronicle, 21 Sep 1891

The next event was a hot race. It was a one-half mile safety scratch with nine starters. A special gold medal worth $25 was offered by the Electric Railway Company if the record was broken and it was broken by three riders. W. W. Needham of the Garden City Wheelmen came in first in 1 min. 15 4-5 sec, beating the record by 3 seconds. L. S. Upson of Sacramento was second, also beating the time in 1 min. 17 4-5 sec. Al Alcayaga of Oriental Cycling Club also beat the record, coming in third.


The last race was five miles, safety, for the State championship, which had nine starters. Al Alcayaga of the Oriental Cycling Club won the race in 14 min. 41 sec., T. R. Lillie of the Oak Leafs of Stockton second and C. L. Davis of the Garden Citys third.

San Francisco Call, Volume 72, Number 35, 5 July 1892 - Bicycle Races in Various Parts of the State