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Richie Diehl Wins 2021 Bogus Creek 150

Jan 31, 2021

Richie Diehl is the 2021 Bogus Creek 150 sled dog race champion. January 31, 2021 in Bethel, Alaska.
Credit Katie Basile / KYUK

Richie Diehl of Aniak won the 2021 Bogus Creek 150 Sled Dog Race on Jan. 31, crossing the finish line in Bethel at 4:58 a.m. with 10 dogs on the line. He completed the 150-mile course in 16 hours and 58 minutes. Seventeen teams competed in this year's race.

Final Race Results:

  • 1st: Richie Diehl of Aniak finished at 4:58 a.m. with 10 dogs, total elapsed time 16:58
  • 2nd: Ron Kaiser of Bethel finished at 5:13 a.m. with 10 dogs, total elapsed time 17:13
  • 3rd: Pete Kaiser of Bethel finished at 5:16 a.m.¬†with 10 dogs, total elapsed time 17:16
  • 4th: Fr. Alexander Larson of Napaskiak finished at 5:32 a.m. with 8 dogs, total elapsed time 17:32
  • 5th: Isaac Underwood of Aniak finished at 5:56 a.m. with 9 dogs, total elapsed time 17:56
  • 6th: Matt Scott of Bethel finished at 6:01 a.m. with 9 dogs, total elapsed time 18:01
  • 7th: Jason Pavila of Kwethluk finished at 6:21 a.m. with 9 dogs, total elapsed time 18:21
  • 8th: Raymond Alexie of Kwethluk finished at 6:23 a.m. with 9 dogs, total elapsed time 18:23, rookie
  • 9th: Jackie Larson of Napaskiak finished at 6:26 a.m. with 8 dogs, total elapsed time 18:26
  • 10th: Terrell Andrews of Bethel finished at 6:52 with 10 dogs, total elapsed time 18:52, rookie
  • 11th: Solomon Olick of Kwethluk finished at 7:33 a.m. with 9 dogs, total elapsed time 19:33
  • 12th: Jim George of Kwethluk and Akiachak finished at 8:07 a.m. with 10 dogs, total elapsed time 20:07
  • 13th: Jason Larson of Napaskiak finished at 9:02 a.m. with 7 dogs, total elapsed time 21:02, rookie
  • 14th: Carl Ekamrak of Akiachak finished at 10:00 a.m. with 8 dogs, total elapsed time 22:00
  • 15th: John Snyder of Akiachak finished at 10:29 a.m. with 6 dogs, total elapsed time 22:29, rookie
  • 16th: Christopher Nicolai of Kwethluk finished at 10:44 a.m. with 6 dogs, total elapsed time 22:44, rookie
  • Scratched: Twyla Elhardt of Bethel, rookie