2018 Burney Basin Days Bed Race Summary

Four teams plus a “geezer team” competed in the 2018 Burney Basin Days Bed Races.

The Old Washed Up Burney Basin Boys

Peter Hennessey
Paul Hennessey
Stephen Mead

This team took second place with a time of 1 minute 43 seconds earning them a cash prize of $200.00 donated by Burney Reunites.


Burney Basin Boys

Stephen Hennessey
William Hennessey
Luke Niemeir

This team was awarded a trophy for Best of Theme and third place with a time of 1 minute 52 seconds.


Rising Sun

Dusty Howard
Coby Frazier
Langston Tate

This team took 4th place in the event with a time of 1 minute 55 seconds.


Just a Few More Winks

Jeremy Winkelman
Josh Winkelman
Brian Winkelman

This team was awarded 1st place with a time of 1 minute 39 seconds which earned them a $500 cash prize donated by the Pit River Casino and the perpetual First Place Trophy.

This year’s event also included our first Geezer Class Entry, all members of the team must be at least 60 years of age. The Moser & Bowman Team was made up of

Frank Moser
Vern Bowman
Della Bowman

Their final time was 2 minutes and 49 seconds and by finishing the event they earned an oxygen tank trophy and $100 donated by Burney Reunites.

This year’s race was organized by Rising Sun Fit Club, located at 37116 Main Street in Burney. All memberships include access to the gym and a wide variety of classes. Come join the family! The Club offers 24-hour gym access.


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