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1999 Gas Balloon Race Results

43rd Coupe Aèronautique Gordon Bennett
Event Director: Steve Shope
Deputy Director: Markus Haggeney
Rank
Pilot
Co-Pilot
Country
Distance
Duration
(Hours)
Km.
Miles
1 deCocke, Phillipe Belgium 1666.5 104 40.2
  van Havere, Ronny Belgium      
 
2 Francoeur, Danielle Canada 1562.8 971 43.5
  Burman, Leo Canada      
 
3 Fuerstner, Johann Austria 1495.9 929.6 61.4
  Stuerzlinger, Gerald Austria      
 
4 Jurg, Rien Netherlands 1482.7 921.3 59.1
  vanHouten, Ron Netherlands      
 
5 Brachtendorf, Heinz Germany 1451.5 901.9 42.6
  Huthmacher, Karl-Heinz Germany      
 
6 Bradley, Troy USA 1365.9 848.7 26.8
  Hale, Bruce USA      
 
7 Sullivan, Mark USA 1326.5 824.3 43.4
  Levin, David USA      
 
8 Forse, Simon England 988.6 614.3 28.6
  Folkes, Janet England      
 
9 Eimers, Wilhelm Germany 906.6 563.3 43.2
  Landsmann, Bernd Germany      
 
10 Hohl, Josef Germany 778.6 483.8 19.9
  Fink, Thomas Germany      
 
11 Abruzzo, Richard USA 700.8 435.4 25.1
  Rymer-Davis, Carol USA      
 
12 Akerstedt, Hans Sweden 693.9 431.2 20.2
  Balkedal, Jan Sweden      
 
13 Vizzard, Peter Australia 650.5 404.2 18.4
  Lynne, Judy Australia      
 
14 Frohlin, Hans Jorg Switzerland 647.6 402.4 19.9
  Krebs, Max Switzerland      
 
15 Wilson, Ruth Australia 602.9 374.6 13.4
  Houghton, Jenny Australia      
 
16 Ichyoshi, Saburo Japan 494.9 307.5 33.9
  Oiwa, Maico Japan      
 
17 Stoll, Christian Switzerland 477.3 296.6 21.9
  Najer, Werner Switzerland      
 
18 Wereschuk, Stan Canada 374.8 233.5 33.1
  Martin, Ron Canada      
 
19 Donnelly, Tom England 366.9 228 15.2
  Sutcliffe, David England      
 
20 Villey, Thierry France 48.3 30 2.5
  Buron-Pilatre, Phillipe France