Riders Brave Weather For Bison Bike Tour

More than 75 registered riders braved winter weather in early spring to compete in the 2007 Bison Bike Tour April 7 in Shawnee.

The BBT is an annual fund raising event for the Division of Music at Oklahoma Baptist University.

The tour’s 50-mile race featured a sprint finish between Shawn Depew of the Canadian River Racing Club and Landon Willets of the Pottawatomie County Pedalers. Depew won the race, with Willets taking second. They were closely followed by Scott Posey of Tulsa.

The BBT’s first annual Men’s Team Challenge was won by the Pottowattomie County Pedalers, who took five of the first 11 places to win the inaugural event.

The women’s race was won by Donna Rice, with Lesli Cappo placing second. Both are from the Oklahoma City Velo Club.

Complete timed results are available at www.okbu.edu/academics/finearts/music/bbt/bbt_results_07.pdf.

For information about the 2007 event, click here.