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Retiring Ski to Sea volunteer ‘almost like the dad of the operation’

John Burley is stepping down as cyclocross chair after 30-plus years

Longtime volunteer John Burley stands in front of a quilt made of his Ski to Sea shirts.
Longtime volunteer John Burley stands in front of a quilt of his Ski to Sea shirts on Friday, Jan. 19. Burley has volunteered as the Cyclocross Leg Chair since 1992 and recently decided to retire from the race. (Hailey Hoffman/Cascadia Daily News)
By Mathew Callaghan Sports Intern
Born-and-raised Bellingham resident John Burley had no idea what a large role Ski to Sea would play
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