Zach Gingerich And Bonnie Busch Win At Cornbelt 24 Hour
The Cornbelt 24 Hour race took place on the weekend at Eldridge, Iowa, North Scott High School Track. Top runners were Zach Gingerich winner of the recent Land Between the Lakes 50 miler and the 2010 Badwater race who just missed the automatic qualifier for the 2012 US 24 hour team selection. Second place was Scott Eppelman, former RD of the Ultracentric races.
Ladies winner was previous winner and race organiser Bonnie Busch (Bonnie wrote an article in Ultrarunning World 2 – Call It A Day) putting in an excellent performance for third place overall.
1 Zach Gingerich 133.93 miles
2 Scott Eppelman 125.60
3 Scott Hoffman 100.27
1 Bonnie Busch 108.60 miles
2 Heather Kick-Abrahamson 83.85
3 Catherine Ward 70.21
Full results are available on the Cornbelt Running Club website