Nordic Skiers were welcomed to the 2nd annual ‘Great American Broken Binding Ski Marathon’ with blue skies and fast conditions on February 21st. The race was held at Stillwater Nordic Center, 8 miles north of Whitefish. Race distances included the 48km, 32km, 16km, 3.2km and a fun kids race on the ‘Winkler Loop’ for the tiny tots.
Hamilton resident Annie Creighton, who has won the OSCR in Seeley for the last 10 years, added the Broken Binding title to her list. She was the overall winner in the 48km race for women, followed by Whitefish resident, Brenda Winkler.
The men were led in 48km race by Ryan Dye, followed by Rich Graves, both of Whitefish. Full results posted under ‘results’ tab.
Thank you to all of our participants, sponsors and volunteers! We could not do this without you.
Gravityshots.com captured this unique aerial perspective of the race with this video. Thank you to Jeff and Adele Scholl!