Perham's International Turtle Races
Registration starts at 10:00 am on Wednesdays
Races begin at 10:30 am.
Races take place every Wednesday June thru August.

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Winner of the Tory the Turtle Drawing this season was:
Katie Johnson, from Perham MN

We had 67 Racers today from:  Iowa, Minnesota, and North Dakota.  

International racers from:  Canada and Sydney, Australia.

Winners:  Clare Mickelson (Frazee - 1st place), Lily Peterson (Golden Valley - 2nd place), and Kadence Matzke (Vergas, MN) in third place (far right.)

Wednesday, August 21, 2014

We had 132 racers today from:  Arizona, Iowa, Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, Texas and Washington.

First Place (Center) Eric Hanson from Dent, MN

Second Place: (On right) Kayla Brenny from Foley, MN
Third Place: (Left) Dylan Rucker from Chaska, MN

Wednesday, August 14, 2013

We had 260 racers today from:   Connecticut, Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, Virginia, and Wisconsin.

Winners:  First Place - Eric Hanson from Dent, MN (Center)
Second Place - Kristie Hess, Eau Claire, WI
Third Placee - Kira Gerlach, Crystal, MN

Wednesday, August 7, 2013

We had 306 Racers from:  California, Colorado, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, Washington, and Wisconsin.
Winners:  First Place - Mason Mickelson, Frazee MN
Second Place - Avery Galles, Fort Dodge IA
Third Place - Miranda Oberdoorfer, Omaha NE


Wednesday, July 31, 2013

We had 370 Racers today from:  Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Maine, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Jersey, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wisconsin.  We had International racers here from several places in Canada.  

Winners:  Presley Barker, Detroit Lakes, MN
2nd Place:  Kenzie Wolfe, San Diego, CA
3rd Place:  Abigail Flatum, St. Francis, MN

Wednesday, July 24, 2013

We had 406 racers today from:  California, Colorado, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Jersey, North Dakota, South Dakota, Texas, Washington, and Wisconsin.  

We had International racers here today from Dublin, Ireland.

First Place:  Derick Hobb, Mt. Laurel, NJ
Second Place: Aubrey Topin Demont, IN
Third Place: Elizabeth Anderson, Pioria, IL 
And our NEW Miss Perham:  Maren Anderson!!

July 17, 2013 Races

We had 270 Racers today from:  Arizona, Georgia, Indiana, Iowa, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, Washington, and Wisconsin.

International Racers today from Canada and England.  
ALL BOY WINNERS Winners Pictured above:  First: Landon Kelly (Lincoln, NE)
Second:  Clayton Thornburrow (London, Ontario)
Third:  Patrick Tanner (Phoenix Arizona) 




Wednesday, July 10, 2013

Another great day for the races!  We had 375 racers here today from:  California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Carolina, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Tenessee, Texas, Washington and Wisconsin.

Winners pictured with Miss Perham.  
First Place:  Deena Fisher from New York Mills, MN
Second Place: Emma Gursa, Austin, TX
Third Place: Hannah Adams, Farmington, MN


Wednesday, July 3, 2013

What an incredible day!  We had 532 Racers.  Which almost tied the all time high of 556.

We had 532 racers from: Alaska, Alabama, Arizona, California, Illinois, Iowa, Idaho, Indiana, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Whyoming and Wisconsin.  And some International racers from Canada.

Winners:  First - Peyton from New Market, MN
Second - Brady from Eagan, MN
Third - McKenna from Fergus Falls, MN


Wednesday, June 26, 2013

We had 281 racers from:  Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida, Idaho, Minnesota, Nebraska, New Jersey, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Dakota, Tennessee, and Texas.

Winners:  Audrey Lightfoot, from Arkansas (First Place), Aaron Beaver from Bowdle SD (2nd place), and Logan Stecklberg (3rd place Owatanna, MN)

Friday, June 21, 2013

We had racers from Colorado, Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota and International Racers from China.  Winners were 1) Ellie Kaznia (Isanti, MN), 2) Eden Hoffert (Wyndmere ND) and 3) Joe Reed (Dent, MN)


Wednesday, June 19, 201

We had 347 racers today from: Arkansas, Arizona, California, Colorado, Georgia, Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska, Nevada, New York, North Dakota, South Dakota, Tenessee, and Wisconsin.  We had International racers from Mexico as well.

Winners pictured with Miss Perham: 1st place: Paige Prazak, Rock Falls, Iowa, 2nd Place: Abigail Flatum, St. Frances, MN, 3rd place: Savanna and Audrey Lightfoot from Arkansas.




Wednesday, June 12th, 2013

We had 188 racers today from:  Hawaii, Illinois, Iowa,  Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Texas,  Wyoming and Wisconsin.


3rd Place: Marcus McDonald, Omaha, NE
2nd Place: Lucian Ara, Honolulu, HI
1st Place:  Brooklyn Jesuit, New York Mills,
Pictured with Callista Wengal, Jr. Miss



Wednesday, June 5, 2013
Due to excessive rain and the condition of the track, turtle races were cancelled today. Thank you for everyone that did show up to give it a try and a special thanks to all of our volunteers that were here and ready to roll.
See you Next Wednesday, June 12th.  Kelli, Whit, Becky and Amy.