Hills, check. Sunset, check. Feast, check. Mosquitoes, check.
Extra rest before and after Stage 4 makes it an interesting challenge. Well done participants – we’re halfway there.
Robert Brouillette edged a 47 second victory, but Josh Bolton retains the Gold Jersey by 1:06 heading into the rest day. Aidan Rutherford ran a huge EB and his 3rd place time sits 10th all-time after fours Stages.
Robyn Collins added another few minutes to her overall lead, and Catherine Desrosiers extended her hold on second place.
Here are some interesting battles we’re following:
Rob B. 1:06 back of Josh B.
Robyn C. 1:49 back of Ian G.
Catherine D. 0:38 back of Jack K.
Rebecca K., Stefan G., Vicki Z., Mitch W. and Antoine G. all within 3:50
Caroline S.-B. 0:10 back of Savvas F.
Tyler D. 0:44 back of Costas F.
Will S. 0:06 back of Ronald I.
Sara B. 1:07 back of Maureen P.
Vicki and Rebecca 2:44 apart (3rd and 4th)
An eye on the records:
Josh B. 8:01 behind men’s Ultimate record
Robyn C. 2:32 behind women’s Ultimate record, 6:59 ahead of women’s masters Ultimate record
Robin R.-C. 5:23 behind men’s masters Ultimate record
H+P Men’s A 0:40 ahead of relay record
H+P Women’s A 8:42 behind women’s relay record
H+P Masters Men A 9:13 ahead of masters relay record
Amy Robitaille set a female masters record for guest competitors
Rob tied his 2017 time, 2nd fastest by an Ultimate competitor
Robin has run Stage 4 three times, all performances within 38 seconds of each other
Merlin ran a stage-best by 1:26 and is now within 3 minutes of his cumulative best time
Will ran a stage-best by 9:01