Looking pretty green in the top-10 places in the Pro class following Day 1 of the I-500.
(Sorry, no times yet, just overall placings)
1. D.J. Ekre (Cat)
2. Ryan Simons (Cat)
3. Brian Dick (Cat)
4. Aaron Christensen (Pol)
5. Dan Ebert (Cat)
6. Ryan Huston (Cat)
7. Gabe Bunke (Pol)
8. Chad Lian (Cat)
9. Cory Davis (Cat)
10. Eric Gausen (Pol)
A couple notable facts:
– Defending champion Bryan Dyrdahl is not racing this year. Too bad, because he’s an awesome rider and a joy to watch.
– Roger Skime finished the first day. Go Roger!
– According to Roger’s secretary Sharon, he was eating a bowl of oatmeal at Arctic Cat at roughly 8 a.m. this morning before the race. Go Roger!
– Ekre’s average speed was 71 mph.
– You can listen to live coverage each day beginning at 10 am HERE
– Official results will also be posted HERE