History made at Birch Hill

FAIRBANKS,AK-Last night history was made at Birch Hill. The Wednesday Night Race Series had a race in May. That was the first ever Nordic ski race in the month of May at Birch Hill. 28 skiers were a part of history and two Nanooks finished 1-2.

Max Olex the German and Nanook junior skier finished first for the men in 12 minutes 27 seconds. Lex Treinen a UAF grad student was three seconds behind at 12:30.

Dana Fjade led the ladies with a 17:31 time. Dave Edic was the top master's finisher in 14:03 and Ti Donaldson was the top youth skier with a 15:20 time.