is Lil, anyway?
Lil Pfluke has been living, working, and cycling
in France for more than ten years. A cat 2 racer holding
a French cycling license, she races for the women's team sponsored
by the Paris Metro.
UCI Masters World Championships...
She is a very versatile cyclist, and has had multiple top five finishes
in the UCI Masters World Championships in the time trial,
road race, mountain bike cross country, mountain bike downhill,
cyclocross, and track events.
Licensed USA Cycling coach...
She is a licensed USA Cycling coach, and is active in the French Handisport
Federation, where she pilots a racing tandem for blind stokers.
World Hour Record...
She set the World Hour Record for Masters Women on 10
September 2006 by riding 41.2397 kms
She has cycled all over France, either racing or as the captain of her triple
bicycle, called 'the limosine', with her two sons on the back.
Tour of Hope...
A recent cancer survivor, she rode across the US in 2003 with Lance Armstrong in the Tour
She rode accross the country again with her two sons on the limosine
in the summer of 2006.
She is clearly passionate about cycling, but it
takes more than passion to organize and lead a successful trip.
Lil was in the first class of women to graduate from West
and is retired from the US Army.
enthusiastic leadership and meticulous organization skills help
insure that these trips go smoothly.
current position as an Engineer for the American Battle Monuments
Commission takes her all across France, inspecting and coordinating the maintenance of
US war memorials. Fluent in French and German, she
enjoys helping visitors appreciate and understand the culture they
has planned and executed over 500 successful trips!
Her ready smile and positive
energy will help keep you rolling up the steepest passes!