Friday, February 6, 2009

The Real Deal: A Winter Bike Rider

My hates off to Dennis Grelk (from SE Iowa) pulls a 3rd overall in the Arrowhead Winter Ultra

NonConform Cycling

Arrowhead 135 mile Winter Ultramarathon website


Temps at the start were about -5F degrees and at night dropped to -34Fdegrees in Tower and probably 5 degrees colder on the trail.

Of 59 starters, 24 finished the Arrowhead in under 60 hours and 1 was disqualified for getting lost and taking a car ride back to the trail.

  • 26 bikers started, 15 finished.
  • 27 on foot, 8 finished
  • 6 skiers, 1 finished.

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