1962-65 Miss Bardahl Race Site Results

Race Site 1962 1963 1964 1965
Alabama's Governor's Cup - Guntersville, AL --- 1st --- -
Bonneville Cup - Ogden, UT --- --- --- 1st
Dakota Cup - New Town/Garrison Reservoir, ND --- --- 1st

Cancelled

Diamond Cup - Coeur d'Alene, ID 10th DNF * 2nd 3rd
Dixi Cup - Lake Guntersville, AL --- --- 3rd ---
Gold Cup - Seattle/Detroit 2nd 1st 1st 1st
Governor's Cup - Madison, IN 2nd 3rd ** 9th 2nd
Harrah's Cup - Lake Tahoe, NV 1st 1st 1st 1st
President's Cup - Washington DC 6th DQ 4th ---
San Diego Cup - San Diego, CA --- --- 2nd 1st ***
Seafair - Seattle, WA 2nd 2nd 1st ---
Spirit of Detroit Cup - Detroit, MI --- --- --- 2nd
         
National Points 3rd 1st 1st 1st
 
* Diamond Cup 1963 - ("Bad day at black rock" as boat
  hit swell, prop came out of water, engine revved up and blew)
 
** Governor's Cup 1963 - During practice, before the race, Ron flipped,
    was thrown out, cracked 5 ribs, and stayed out for the remainder of
    the season.  Don Wilson substituted at Madison, Washington D.C.
    and Tahoe.
 

*** San Diego Cup 1965 -

    Fastest Lap ... 117.870 mph (old record 117.847)

    Fastest Heat ... 116.079 mph (old record 113.660)

    Fastest Race ... 115.064 mph (old record 109.447)

 

(source: 1967 Miss Bardahl Press Kit)

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