... From the TransIowa Blog, 05/04/09:
Trans Iowa V5 is in the books. First off, here is the results with times..
1st- Joe Meiser 24r, 52min
2nd- (tie) Dave Pramann/Tim Ek 24hr, 52min
3rd- (tie) Jason Novak/Travis Braun (1st SS/Fixed) 27hr, 10min
4th- Matt Braun (2nd SS/Fixed) 27hr, 13min
5th- B.J. Bass (3rd SS/Fixed) 28hr, 53min
6th- Charlie Farrow 31hr, 18min
7th- Andy Stockman (4th SS/Fixed) 31hr, 18min
8th- Matt Gersib 31hr, 30min
9th- (tie) Ben Shockey(5th SS/Fixed*)/Matt Wills (5th SS/Fixed)
10th- (tie) Jeremy Fry/George Vargas 31hr, 58min
11th- Paul Jacobson 32 hr
*Note: Ben Shockey is the second fixie rider to ever finish a Trans Iowa event.
Check back for a brief synopsis later on this site and a full blown, detailed report soon on Guitar Ted Productions.
(MG note: This was out of 52 starters -- that's some serious attrition!!)