In Nome today, calm, temperate weather greeted the start of a race that is anything but calm or temperate. The Nome-Golovin Snowmachine Race — a 200-mile, round-trip sprint from Nome to Golovin and back — rocketed from the sea ice at exactly 12noon. Its overall champion was James (“Trey”) West III, a C-Class competitor who finished with an overall time of 2 hours, 20 minutes, 43 seconds.
Jalen Katchatag, B-Class, took the title of fastest rookie.
Full results, by class, are below.
(Times are listed in the format hours:minutes:seconds).
C Class (800+ CC / Open)
|1||James (Trey) West III||2:20:43|
Did not finish: Jarvis Miller, Sean Octuck, Harley Shields II
B Class (600-800 CC)
Did not finish: Art Amaktoolik, Darryl Aukon, Johnny Bahnke, Amos Cruise, Troy Miller, Dickie Moto, Jr., Chris Reader, John Walluk
A Class (Fan-Cooled)
Did not finish: Wally Carter, Jr.