Kicking off an incredible day’s results at Ski to Sea over the weekend, Beaver’s Tree Service, which was comprised of:
XC Ski – Logan Wetzel
DH Ski – Brent Molsberry (Top Gun)
Run – Our boy Derek Thornton
RD Bike – Ben Shaklee
Canoe – Brian Boatman & Michael Lee
CX Bike – Jacob Hartsoch
Kayak – Brandon Nelson
was part of an exciting lead pack, ultimately finishing 3rd OA & 1st in the Whatcom County Open Division. Derek annihilated his previous best time on the 8-mile downhill leg, running 4:50 miles to help his team to an incredible performance. Beaver’s finished the multi-sport relay in 6:14:47, about 9 minutes from 2nd place’s Wenatchee Valley Brewing and 1’s Place’s Boomer’s Drive-In (6:05:59. 6:05:55).
Next up in the results was Leighton’s team, Odyssey Elementary Orcas, which was comprised of:
XC Ski – Lucas Sadesky
DH Ski – Ralph Weiche
Run – Casey Barten
RD Bike – Leighton Overson
Canoe – Glenn Bond & Bob Woodman (Top Guns)
CX Bike – Jeff Cummings
Kayak – Das Cryder
Team Odyssey Elementary Orcas was right behind Beaver’s in 4th OA in 6:25:58, and 3rd in the Competitive Open Division. Leighton killed the bike leg in a time of 1:31:35, a few minutes faster than 2018.
Our amazing ladies, Amber & Courtney, who competed for BNP Realtor’s, finished 1st OA Female Team, 1st in the Whatcom County Women’s Division & 18th OA in 7:04:27. BNP Realtor’s team consisted of:
XC Ski – Elizabeth Hartsoch
DH Ski – Amber Morrison
Run – Courtney Olsen (Top Gun)
RD Bike – Kari Wright
Canoe – Char Waller & Kimberly Reeves (Top Guns)
CX Bike – Josie Jacques-Maynes
Kayak – Heather Nelson
Taking 2nd in their division – Competitive Women – and 37th OA in 7:38:48, SHEroes, with Alyson as the DH Snowboarder kicked ass! SHEroes was comprised of:
XC Ski – Anna Goodwin
DH Snowboard – Alyson Carlyon
Run – Robyn Sutherland
RD Bike – Allison Indyk
Canoe – Barbara Willson & Daphne Brockington
CX Bike – Megan Northey
Kayak – Amelia Bethke
In town for a bit, Brittany subbed in for the DH Run for Undead Alpacas, running 46:50 & passing over 50 teams in her leg alone to move the Undead Alpacas up. The team finished 35th in their Division – Recreational Mixed in 9:20:20!
Tanya competed in the DH Run as well, running 46:47, which brought her team in 1st at the time in their division; racing for BABS, which placed 15th in their division – Recreational Women – in 10:08:42.
Congrats to all those who competed in the ever-epic Ski to Sea race! Our team had an incredible time racing on their prospective teams, and in the celebrations that ensued thereafter! Many thanks to all of our S2S Sponsors – to Beavers, Brandon Nelson and Partners and on! Until next year!