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Gibson leads the way for area at Besh Cup skiing 10 kilometers in 34:43.0 and finishing 20th. Hunter Wonders won at 29:50.6.Finally, Homer's Jan Spurkland was the top Master 2 skier, finishing 10 kilometers in 35:08.1.
Tour of Anchorage ski results

...Michael O'Laire, Homer, 1:51:05.26-kilometer freestyle - 23. Andre Lovett, Homer, 1:08:35; 27. Jan Spurkland, Homer, 1:09:18; 70. Noah King, Kenai, 1:17:23; 72. Pete Alexson, Homer, 1:17:39; 73. Fox Michaud...
Skiers set to glide: Sporadic weather leads to tough training conditions

...less than ideal for area cross-country skiing teams as they prepared for the 2010-11 ski season. In Homer, coach Jan Spurkland said the team had a "great two weeks" of training after an early season snow on Lookout Mountain. That was followed...
Sports Briefs

...the bike in 50 minutes and the run in 34 minutes. Men 1. Jason Lamoreaux, 1 hour, 32 minutes, 8 seconds; 2. Jan Spurkland, 1:43:43; 3. Steven King, 1:47:25; 4. Val Kirsis, 1:48:48; 5. John Roedl, 1:49:06; 6. Dimitri...
Anchorage hosts Besh races 18th, and Bree Mucha, a Soldotna sophomore at 22nd. In the Junior 1 and older men's races, Homer ski coach Jan Spurkland led the way by finishing 19th. In the Junior 2 girls races, Soldotna's Maranda Merkes finished 10th and Homer's...
Mucha takes 7th at Besh Cup at Tsalteshi

...the Junior 1 and older 15-kilometer men's mass start, Dylan Watts won at 43:42. For the Peninsula, Homer's Jan Spurkland was 28th in 48:10, Skyview graduate Noah King was 31st in 48:27, Soldotna's Dillon Jensen was 32nd in 48...
SoHi girls nab 4th straight title: Bree Mucha joins sister Kailey as Region III champion the top six of Saturday's 10-kilometer boys freestyle race. That effort propelled the Mariners to what coach Jan Spurkland said was the squad's first region title in 30 years. Meanwhile, SoHi sophomore Luke Michael won the overall boys...
Mucha sisters shine at first day of Besh Cup series

...Levi Michael finished 35th, Kenai's Travis Cooper finished 43rd, Homer's Brian Rowe finished 51st, Homer's Jan Spurkland place 66th and Soldotna's Tanner Best was 71st.In the 14-and-under boys division, Jeremy Kupferschmid finished...
Kailey Mucha leads area skiers at Besh Cup 2

...won at 39:03.1. Also, Kenai Central skier Travis Cooper was 37th, Homer's Brian Rowe was 64th, Kachemak's Jan Spurkland was 65th and SoHi's Levi Michael was 73rd.In the U14 to U16 girls five-kilometer race, area skier Addison Gibson...
Homer, SoHi win boroughs

...I had a good night's sleep last night, a good breakfast this morning and I was ready to ski." Homer coach Jan Spurkland said it was the first borough title for the boys team in at least a decade, though he didn't know when -- or if...


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