Results 1 to 8 of 8
  1. #1
    mtbr member
    Reputation:
    Join Date
    Aug 2013
    Posts
    6

    Soggy Bottom Race Day Updates

    Hello Soggy Bottom fans! Race day updates will be posted on this thread throughout the day. The race began this morning at 9:00 in Hope, Alaska.

    12:30 - the first riders arrived at Cooper Landing - John Lackey (first soloist), Team Speedway (first relay team).

    Weather conditions are reported to be fairly good. Fog with occasional light drizzle. The trail surface is in good shape.

  2. #2
    Elitest thrill junkie
    Reputation: Jayem's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2005
    Posts
    18,990
    Keep it coming!
    "It's only when you stand over it, you know, when you physically stand over the bike, that then you say 'hey, I don't have much stand over height', you know"-T. Ellsworth

    You're turning black metallic.

  3. #3
    mtbr member
    Reputation:
    Join Date
    Aug 2013
    Posts
    6
    1610: the first relay rider (team speedway) has come up Devils Pass and is enroute to Hope. No soloists have come up yet.

  4. #4
    mtbr member
    Reputation:
    Join Date
    Aug 2013
    Posts
    6
    John Lackey was the first soloist out of Devils Pass trailhead followed 2 minutes later by Chuck DiMarzio.

  5. #5
    seedub
    Reputation: seedub's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2005
    Posts
    39
    Thanks! Much rain?
    you may have come before us on no bicycle, but that does not say you know everything.

  6. #6
    mtbr member
    Reputation:
    Join Date
    Aug 2013
    Posts
    6
    Folks, we have a winner!

    Chuck DiMarzio finished 1st with John Lackey close behind him to take 2nd. Congratulations to these two great athletes!

  7. #7
    mtbr member
    Reputation:
    Join Date
    Aug 2013
    Posts
    6
    From what I've heard, only light drizzle/rain. Nothing like previous years.

  8. #8
    mtbr member
    Reputation:
    Join Date
    Aug 2013
    Posts
    6
    Here are the first batch of finish times:

    Soloists
    Chuck DiMarzio - 9:01
    John Lackey - 9:04
    Chris Jung - 9:11
    Will Ross - 9:22

    Petite Bottom
    Kelsey Withrow - 9:28

    Relay Teams
    Team Speedway - Tim Berntson, Alex Wilson, Jeff Ellis - 9:18

    * this is Chuck DiMarzio's 10th year riding the Soggy Bottom. His hard work and determination paid off this year with his 1st place finish. Congratulations to him for this huge accomplishment!
    Last edited by akgobike; 08-04-2013 at 11:51 AM.

Similar Threads

  1. Replies: 1
    Last Post: 07-19-2013, 10:30 AM
  2. Soggy Bottom
    By bflemin in forum Alaska
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 04-15-2012, 08:07 PM
  3. Soggy Bottom DVD
    By rio in forum Alaska
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 08-11-2011, 09:51 PM
  4. Soggy Bottom update #3
    By rio in forum Alaska
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 07-14-2011, 09:13 PM
  5. Soggy Bottom Update #2
    By rio in forum Alaska
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 07-02-2011, 02:15 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •