The 28th GREAT RACE RELAY took place Saturday afternoon at South Woods Park and points beyond. "8" teams participated in the "13" event relay which includes motocross, horseback, bicycles, canoes, long and short distance running. Each team carries a colored railroad spike from start to finish - if you don't cross the finish line with it, you don't win! Jack Potucek has been the Racemaster for all 28 races, dating back to 1977.
The 2018 top 3 finishers were:
THE DORE ENCHIES finished first, followed by the 2017 defending champion, SECURITY STATE BANK. In 3rd this year, a first-time entry for the MANILA GORILLAS, the only team made up exclusively of Wellington residents! Great showing!
There were participants from across the country Saturday,Texas, Oklahoma, New York, Illinois, Florida, many from Wichita and other area Kansas communities. Truly a GREAT RACE!! Congratulations to the DORE on reclaiming the trophy.
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