Wyoming Musher Wendy Davis Wins Day Four of IPSSSDR, Maintains Overall Lead

Wendy Davis from Lander, Wyoming , had the fastest time on Day Four of the International Pedigree Stage Stop Sled Dog Race (IPSSSDR) completing the 54-mile course in 3:50:49. Grant Beck, from Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada was second with a time of 4:11:13. Jacques Philip from Nenana, Alaska, came in third in 4:11:30.In overall standings, Davis maintains the lead in 12:28:52; followed by Beck, in second place, with 13:19:54. Philip moves into third place with 13:23:45.Teams departed on Day Four from Big Piney/Marbleton, a new stage added to the 2007 IPSSSDR. Teams averaged speeds ranging from 9.7 to 14.0 miles per hour.Following Tuesday’s race, teams traveled to Alpine where the IPSSSDR will depart from the Greys River Trail at 9:00 a.m. on Wednesday, January 31. During the week, the race travels to Kemmerer/Diamondville, February 1; and Evanston/Mountain View, February 2, before arriving in Park City, Utah, for the final stage and awards ceremony on February 3.


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