Former US national champion Jeremy Horgan-Kobelski (Subaru-Gary Fisher) ended the previously unbroken run of victories by the Canadian, Geoff Kabush (Team Maxxis) at NMBS Round #5 in Deer Valley, Utah last weekend.. Horgan-Kobelski finished the 34 mile race some 39 seconds ahead of Kabush. Jeremiah Bishop (Trek / VW) placed third at some 2:20 minutes adrift.
Meanwhile, reigning women's national champion and this year's golden girl Georgia Gould (Luna) continued her spectacular run of success with a convincing win, 2:37 ahead of Luna teammates Shonny Vanlandingham and Katerina Nash.
Nash and Kabush scored victories in the short track while Duncan Riffle (Honda IronHorse) and Melissa Buhl (KHS) won the downhill.
The next round (#6) of the NMBS happens July 28 in Banner Elk, North Carolina.