First Major Fund Raiser for 2010
Race to the Midnight Sun
Ian and Keith complete the 12th 750km Yukon Race to the Midnight Sun
Ian Pitchford and Keith Ovenden, Directors at i2i Development Solutions Ltd have completed the RiverQuest Yukon River Race in a time of 63 hrs 42 mins. They came in 7th in their class of boat and 40th overall, a tremendous acheivement!
The race this year was the toughest in its 12 year history with the worst conditions experienced, resulting in 29 boats scratching from the race
The 740-kilometre (460-mile) wilderness adventure paddling race is held on the Yukon River from Whitehorse to Dawson City in Canada's Yukon Territory. Held during the last week of June, the YRQ is known as the “Race to the Midnight Sun”. Paddlers race round-the-clock, as the sky never gets dark. It is a true marathon with just two mandatory rest stops totalling10 hours over the course of the entire event.
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