Pelletier crowned bike race champ

17 years ago

The Presque Isle Classic Bike Race took place Sunday morning, with 22 racers from Maine and New Brunswick taking part in the 22.4-mile race.

    Martin Pelletier won the race with a time of 59 minutes and 22 seconds. Coming in second place was Christopher Morse, narrowly finishing ahead of Devin Higgins. Morse completed the race in 59:37 to Higgins’s 59:38.
Brendan McLaughlin was the first finisher in the youth division. His time of 1:00:08 was good enough for fifth overall. Coming in second in the youth division was Kevin Strid in 1:39:32. Third place went to Tyler Strid, whose time was 1:49:34.
Jessica Grass won the women’s division with a time of 1:26:09 and Jenny Hallett was second in 1:29:26 and Linda Page was third in 1:34:19.
Other participants were Paul Corrigan, Marcel Bastide, Aaron Churchill, Mathieau Maltais, John McIntyre, Cary Grant, Tom Towle, Brent Grass, Bob Hallett, Norman Page, Brent Jepson, Stephen Higgins and Leo Freeman.