2013 International Pancake Day Race Results
Liberal Pancake Day Race, 2013
1st place: Caitlin Demarest time: 64.3 seconds
Caitlin is 27 and the assistant women’s basketball coach at Seward County Community College/Area Technical School in Liberal.
This was Caitlin’s first time to race.
2nd place: Rene Boaldin, age 20, SCCC/ATS student
3rd place: Kaela Krueger, age 20, SCCC/ATS student
(Kaela won last year’s Liberal race).
Olney won the 2013 International title in today’s match between Liberal, Kansas, and Olney, England, for the second year in a row.
Devon Byrne, 19, of Olney, England, set a new record with a time of 56 seconds.
Byrne also won the International title last year.
Byrne’s mother was a three-time Olney race winner in 1988, 1989, and 1993.
The overall all race record now stands at 36 wins for Liberal and 27 wins for Olney. (In 1980 the score didn’t count as a media truck blocked the finish line in Olney.)
Byrne’s time of 56 seconds breaks the previous record of 57.5 set by Tasha Gallegos of Liberal in 2009.
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