The longest dirt century for mountain bikes in Alaska, was held Saturday July 22nd, in Hope, Alaska.
Ten of the 15 riders survived the demanding 109 mile scenic route.
(1) Pete Basinger, ( Single Speed) 9:34 ; (2) Chuck Di Marzio, 10:25; (3) Paul Cyr, 11:22 ;
(4) Mark Jolin, 11:34 ; (5) Ted Cahlane, 12:19 ; (6) Ken DiMarzio, 12:29 ;
(7) Mike Beiergrohslien, 13:08 ; (8) Jill Homer (1st Female) 13:17; (9) Chris Restal, 13:33 ( Idaho)
(10)Tony Berberich , (14:17.
It is worth noting that Jill,:thumbsup: is now the second woman in the four years of the Soggy, to enter and complete the 109 mile scenic route that trashes your body and mind and perhaps a bike or two. Janice Tower was the first.