Results from 2012 Great Bear Chase are in, see where you ranked

CALUMET – The Results are in from the 2012 Portage Health Great Bear Chase Ski Marathon, and we’re happy to have them available at bearchase.org.

Chris Pappathopoulos (Sun Prairie, Wis.) was the big winner of the 50K freestyle race, finishing in 2:11:08.2, beating out Eli Brown (Williamsburg, Mich.) by nearly two minutes. The woman’s champion was Paulette Niemi (Ironwood, Mich.) who finished in 2:27:26.2, besting the second place finisher of Vicki Asmus (Marquette, Mich.).

Other winners included Scott Nesvold (Washburn, Wis.) and Tess Forest (Madison, Wis.) in 50k classic, Steve Kuhl (Marquette, Mich.) and Lauren Farquhar (Plymouth, Minn.) in 26k freestyle, Rob Fox (Negaunee, Mich.) and Carrie Kelm (Sobieski, Wis.) in 26k classic and Mitchell Delong (Calumet, Mich.) and Bobbi Wood (Houghton, Mich.) in the first running of a 14k freestyle race.

Click here to see full results from the 2012 Portage Health Great Bear Chase Ski Marathon.