Trans Australia "Race of Fire" 2001

Perth - Canberra, 2656.6 miles (4274.5 km) / 63 stages / 65 days (January 6, 2001 - March 11, 2001), average daily of 42.2 miles (67.8 km).

Organised by Jesse Dale Reily (USA) and Bernie Farmer (Australia).

24 Starters, 14 Finishers. 2553.5 miles (4108,5 km) were timed race, the first and last day was not timed but the km counted.

The race was stopped two days because of an accident, so it lasted 65 days, but 63 days were accrued.

GENERAL STANDINGS

P. FirstName Name Country Time Prize list Trans Continental
1. Anatoli Kruglikov Russie 305:18:45 (Australie 2001)
2. Andrei Derxen Russie 323:24:47 (Australie 2001)
3. Dusan Mravlje Slovénie 360:50:25 (USA 1995. Australie 2001. Europe 2003)
4. Mihaly Molnar Hongrie 375:01:45 (Australie 2001)
5. Mick Francis Australie 376:08:38 (Australie 2001)
6. Wolfgang Schwerk Allemagne 407:40:25 (Europe 2003. Australie 2001)
7. Bobby Brown GB 423:33:26 (Australie 2001. USA 2004)
8. Georgs Jermolajevs Lettonie 454:35:19 (Australie 2001)
9. Paul Every Australie 467:30:36 (Australie 2001)
10. Markus Muller Allemagne 486:53:37 (Australie 2001)
11. George Audley Australie 513:35:35 (Australie 2001)
12. Helmut Schieke Allemagne 514:10:27 (USA 1992. Australie 2001)
13. Stefan Schlett Allemagne 517:36:37 (USA 1992. Australie 2001. Europe 2003)
14. Karl-Heinz Kobus Allemagne 523:58:08 (Australie 2001)
Average speed :
1. Anatoli Kruglikov 8.36 mi/h (13.46 km/h)
2. Andrei Derxen 7.90 mi/h (12.70 km/h)
3. Dusan Mravlje 7.08 mi/h (11.39 km/h)
Statistics :

58,3% of success / 41,7% of relinquishment


LINKS


PHOTOS

Trans Australia Race of Fire

VIDEOS

2001 Trans Australia Race of Fire Clip :