JACKSON, Wyo. — The 46th annual Rendezvous River Sports Karen Oatey Pole Pedal Paddle results are in! Yesterday the race was completed individually, by teams, competitively, or just for fun.  For almost five decades now, the race has served as the annual kickoff to spring in Jackson Hole.

Overall Winners: 

1st Place – Team E  (2:12:42.6)

2nd Place – PPP-Funk Allstars (2:14:09.9)

3rd Place – Plus or Minus Sixty (2:15:31.1)

Family Team Winners:

1st Place -Team E (2:12:42.6)

2nd Place – Team F (2:40:29.2)

3rd Place: WeeRide2gether (2:57:32.6)

Individual Racer Male Winners: 

1st Place – Des Concannon (2:22:21.4)

2nd Place – Elijah Weenig (2:25:10.4)

3rd Place – Sean Beaty (2:30:24.5)

Individual Racer Masters Male Winners:

1st Place – John Walker (2:26:40.8)

2nd Place – Jeff Wilcox (2:33:37.7)

Individual Racer Masters Women Winners: 

1st Place – Kristen Anderson (3:18:00.5)

2nd Place -Blanchett-Morse (4:11:23.3)

Individual Racer Women Winners:

1st Place – Lexie Drechsel (2:37:36.0)

2nd Place – Lori Solem (3:03:23.7)

Racing Team Winners: 

1st Place – PPP-Funk Allstars (2:14:09.9)

2nd Place – Georgi/Evans/Hudson (2:19:01.0)

3rd Place – Apex (2:22:40.7)

Racing Team Masters Winners: 

1st Place – Plus or Minus Sixty (2:15:31.1)

2nd Place – Team SRSC (2:59:58.9)

3rd Place – ODD FLAKES (3:06:08.0)

Racing Team Youth Winners:

1st Place – Team H (2:20:17.8)

2nd Place – Rendezvous River Sports Junior (2:20:57.0)

3rd Place – Youth Gone Wild (2:24:19.3)

Fun Class Winners – Teams Having the Most Fun:

1st Place – Surfin’ USA (3:58:29.3)

2nd Place – Arlo’s Angels (4:03:39.4)

3rd Place – Grand Teton National Park Rats (2:48:06.0)

Note: Fun Class is judged by how much fun teams are having, not their finishing time.

The PPP traditionally concludes with a large community celebration, but due to Covid-19, this year’s event primarily focused on racing. The top individual male and female finishers in the racing category will each went home with $500 for first place, $250 for second, and $100 for third.

For more race results and details click here. 

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Caroline Chapman is a Community News Reporter. She enjoys reading non-fiction, skiing, hiking, and playing piano in her downtime. Her favorite aspect about living in Jackson is the genuine admiration that Wyomingites share for the land and the life that it sustains.