Here are the final results of the NOMADS Challenge (for more information on the NOMADS Challenge, see separate blog entry regarding the NOMADs Challenge). The challenge which was supposed to be up to December 2011 was cut short by the organizers this June. The awarding ceremony was held simultaneously with the NOMADS Summit Challenge (climbing) and with the 13th anniversary of Conquer Backpacks at the Tanay Adventure Camp, July 23, 2011.
Overall (Total mileage from February to June)
1st – Ronald Laranang (Baguio) 7,288 Kms
2nd – Vinz Ripani (Baguio) 5,532 Kms
3rd – Boy Ballestros (Baguio) 4,911 Kms
4th – Avan Atiwag (Baguio) 4,161 Kms
5th – Long Henson (Manila) 3,282 (yes that’s me)
Shortest Time for Manila-Baguio-Manila or Vise Versa
Avan Atiwag (Baguio) – 24 hours and 25 minutes
Longest 24 hour Ride
Avan Atiwag (Baguio) – 532 Kms
Longest Non-Stop Ride (No Dismount)
Avan Atiwag (Baguio) – 205 kms
(Note: I am second here with 197 Kms)
Most Century Ride (160 Kms)
Ronald Laranang (Baguio)
Most Consecutive Century Ride (160 kms) – 3 Century Rides (Tie)
Ronald Laranang, Laurence Toledo, Vinz Ripani, Alex Oliveros, Boy Ballesteros, Steve Young Toledo, Boyet Faraon, Benjamin Rimando, Tristan Santos, Avan Atiwag, Long Henson, Anthony Zaldivar.
Most Epic Rides (100 Kms) – (Tie)
Ronald Laranang, Laurence Toledo, Vinz Ripani, Alex Oliveros, Boy Ballesteros, Steve Young Toledo, Boyet Faraon, Benjamin Rimando, Avan Atiwag, Long Henson, Anthony Zaldivar.
First to Achieve the 1000 Km
1st – Mark Santos
2nd – Ronald Laranang
3rd – Robinson Laxamana
Special Prize for June (Double Century)
- Long Henson
- Ronald Laranang
Congratulations to All!