2011 WMAC DION OVERALL SNOWSHOE CHAMPIONS

2011 WMAC DION OVERALL SNOWSHOE CHAMPIONS

Tim Van Orden and Amy Lane - Scroll down to bottom for facts...

Tim Van Orden from Vermont, a member of CMS, won 7 of the 14 WMAC DION Events he entered. He took the series title with a perfect 600 points. This is only the fourth time in the history of the series that the champion scored a perfect total. Tim also became the first man to win seven races in one season, topping Jim Johnsonís six wins in 2010. He also broke Jim Johnson and Richard Boltís record of four consecutive wins. Outside of WMAC action Tim finished 13th at the USSSA snowshoe national championships...

Amy Lane of Massachusetts repeated as our Ladies Champion, winning six of the eight WMAC races she entered again! Amy runs for the INOV-8 Team, and her six wins her own record from last year with Kelli Luskís total from 2005 and only trails Abby Mahoneyís seven wins in 2009. Her 541.44 points is the highest winning total in the history of the WMAC series, topping the previous best from Abby Mahoney in 2009 of 538.05. Amy capped off her season with another win at the Pittsfield Peaks Snowshoe Marathon.