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Ultimate Island Explorer 2000 Photos
June 6 - 13, 2009
Photos: Ken Bonner, Brynne & Mike Croy, Eric Fergusson & Yutaka Moriwaki
Ken's pre-ride photos
Be sure to have a look at
Yutaka's 2009 Scenery Photos
on a separate page on this site.
Start - Victoria
(Photos Brynne & Mike)
Keith Nichol, Eric Fergusson & Yutaka Moriwaki
Keith out front, and Eric
Day 2 - Patricia Bay in North Saanich
The northbound Malahat shoulder was clean and clear most of the way.
Day 3 to Tofino
Yutaka was side swiped and crashed at Tofino on Day 3. His rear shifter remained
damaged for the rest of the ride. He was left with limited usable gears.
Day 4 - Keith riding into Campbell River
...and on to Gold River
Upper Campbell Lake
Day 5 - shortly after dawn, north of Campbell River
Yutaka in Port McNeil
Day 6 - Yutaka rose with the sun for the final push back to Victoria. This photo is from south Campbell River.
Finish - Victoria
Following the finish, riders turned in their cards at Brynne and Mike's, and received their Randonneur Mondiaux medals.
(Photos: Brynne and Mike)
Yutaka finished just before 10 p.m. - finishing time 138:45
Eric and Keith finished just before 3 a.m. - finishing time 143:57
And one more from Yutaka...
Ride organizer Ken Bonner