Toronto’s Herb Gayle placed 1st overall in the 52-mile distance at Athens to Atlanta earlier today.
Fredericton’s Nadine Jackon was the 4th woman to cross the line in the 87-mile distance coming in 6-hours 34-minutes, good enough for 31s overall.
Colombia’s Luis Carlos Meija and USA’s Marcy Turek were the champions in the 87-mile distance.
The event, which starts in Athens, Georgia, and finishes in Atlanta’s Piedmont Park, attracted about 160-skaters this year.
Past Canadian winners of the legendary event, include Aaron Arndt, Martine Charbonneau, and Dominique Laroque.