FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. – Ben Dawson defended his crown in the Blizzard Bike Club’s 4th Annual Beatton to Death mountain bike race on Saturday.Dawson wasn’t however guaranteed a win during the race, which took place on the Beatton Park trails. Chetwynd’s Corwin Bowers was leading the pack up to the 1.5 hour mark, before Dawson took over to win the event with 17 laps covered over 6 hours.The Top 5 riders from the race were:1. Ben Dawson 17 lapsCorwin Bowers 16 lapsJosh Telizyn/Tyler Brunet covered 16 laps as a relay teamDawit Feyissa 14 lapsRobert Sapp 12 laps- Advertisement -On Sunday, it was Matt Gilmore taking the title in the Kal Tire road race, covering the 45 kilometre distance in a time of 1:20:00 hours. Richard Wood edged out Kristine Bock for second at 1:21:14. Ard Hoogenboom was 4th at 1:25:13 and 5th was Pat Ferris at 1:27:13.