Returning champ Jimmy Ivanski again posted the best time through the course, at 1:15:67.
In addition to Ivanski’s Embrun station, the Ingleside firefighters hosted comrades from Nation, Lancaster, Maxville, St. Andrew’s, Newington, Hawkesbury, Ottawa, Leeds/1000 Islands, South Iroquois, Hogansburg/Akwesasne, Vankleek Hill, Alexandria and Martintown.
Rounding out the top three individual finishers were Tom Haughn of Ottawa, at 1:28:67, and Pat Mayer of Hawkesbury, at 1:30:25. Stacy Charlebois of Ingleside placed fourth, with a 1:36:16
A combined Ingleside/Hawkesbury squad (including Stacy Charlebois, Dylan Prendergast, Pat Mayer, Chris Lewis, and Stephane Bastien “Bastoon”) clocked in with the fastest relay time, at 1:08:17. They also placed as top team overall.
Ingleside was also well represented by MacKenzie McDonald of Ingleside, who raced through the course in 1:50:09, good for top spot among teen competitors.
In fifth place and beyond were: Andrew Walton, Maxville, 1:37:94; Robert Beaudoin, Ottawa, 1:38:40; Chris Lewis, Hawkesbury, 1:40:21; Eric Beauchesne, Nation, 1:40:76; Nathan McDonald, Maxville, 1:42:78; Thomas Oliver, Ottawa, 1:44:91; Dylan Prendergast, Ingleside, 1:51:59; Ben Allen, Vankleekhill, 1:52:35; Logan Sleeman, Ingleside, 1:52:78; Avery Mehes, Ottawa, 1:53:56; Norm Jeaurond, Maxville, 1:58:03; Shawn Lavertue, Nation, 2:00:13; Benoit Boivin, Clarence, 2:02:28; Jeremy Thompson, Hogansburg/Akwesasne, 2:06:49; Dylan Lidbetter, Ottawa, 2:09:06; Zachary Roebuck, Vankleekhill, 2:09:52; Adam St. Denis, Maxville, 2:11:35; Raymond Winger, Leeds/1000 Islands, 2:11:44; Chris Decoste, Alexandria, 2:18:06; Lyle Brennan, Ottawa, 2:18:57; Brad Grier, Leeds/1000 Islands, 2:20:75; Dan Poirier, Newington, 2:21:88; Andrew Brooks, Leeds/1000 Islands, 2:29:90; Stephen Wiltshire, South Glengarry, 2:33:97; Jared Steele, Newington, 2:37:40; Quinton Champion-Demers, Ottawa, 3:15:81; Treyton Jodoin, Ingleside, 3:19:45; John Kofina, St. Andrews, 3:23:15; Dan Brisebois, Ingleside, 3:50:75; Jenn Gareau, Sough Glengarry, 3:58:90; Bryan Holmes, Iroquois, 4:18:85; Christina Dobma, Leeds/1000 Islands, 4:24:89; Emma Galloway, Leeds/1000 Islands, N/A; and Maxime Mainville, Clarence, N/A.
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