Jay Petervary’s No Idle Tour kicked off with his record-breaking win of the 1100 Iditarod Invitation Race to Nome, AK! Next on the agenda is the RAAM (Race Across AMerica) in June then he’ll be doing an ITT of the Great Divide Mountain Bike Route in August! This will be a total of around 7000mi to support the Willie Neal Environmental Awareness Fund. Click on the image to get more info or visit the No Idle Tour Facebook page!
The Iditarod Trail Invitational 2011 kicked off Sunday, February 27th, 2011 @ 2:00 PM! For 2011 the 1100 mile race the Southern Route was followed moving through the ghost town of Iditarod, Shageluk, Grayling, Anvik, Kaltag. The South Route splits off the Northern Route in the ghost town of Ophir.
Peter Basinger wins the race for the 5th time!!
Louise Kobin sets a new woman’s course record of 3 days 22 hours and 20 minutes!
Loreen Hewitt sets a new women’s foot record in the 350 mile 6 days 23 hours 30 minutes.
Jay Petervary wins Nome race sets new Southern Route record: 17 days 6 hours!
Aidan Harding finishes in 17 days 9 hours 15 minutes in second place. First person by single speed.
Tracey Petervary first woman to finish the Southern Route in 18 days 6 hours 30 minutes!
Tim Hewitt sets new overall course record on foot to Nome: 20 days 7 hours 17 minutes!
Check out pictures:
2011 Race Pictures
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