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Koerber wins Pisgah one-day race

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A rider climbs on Long Branch Trail.

A rider climbs on Long Branch Trail.
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A rider concentrates along Daniel Ridge.

A rider concentrates along Daniel Ridge.
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It looked like winter in the woods with the leaves down.

It looked like winter in the woods with the leaves down.
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A rider near some rocks on Daniel Ridge.

A rider near some rocks on Daniel Ridge.
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A racer in the Swank 65

A racer in the Swank 65
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Shanna Powell (Endless Bike Company / www.endlessbikes.com)

Shanna Powell (Endless Bike Company / www.endlessbikes.com)
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This stream crossing was refreshing.

This stream crossing was refreshing.
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The faster the rider goes, the wetter he gets.

The faster the rider goes, the wetter he gets.
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Riders at the start of the race on Cove Creek Trail leading to Bennett Knob.

Riders at the start of the race on Cove Creek Trail leading to Bennett Knob.
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Sam Koerber (Team Gary Fisher 29er) on the first climb on Long Branch Trail. Koerber won the race with a time of 3:33:28.

Sam Koerber (Team Gary Fisher 29er) on the first climb on Long Branch Trail. Koerber won the race with a time of 3:33:28.
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Shanna Powell (Endless Bike Company / www.endlessbikes.com) rides the first climb on Long Branch Trail on her way to third place in the women's race (4:44:58).

Shanna Powell (Endless Bike Company / www.endlessbikes.com) rides the first climb on Long Branch Trail on her way to third place in the women's race (4:44:58).
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A rider on the Long Branch Trail climb.

A rider on the Long Branch Trail climb.
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Results

Men
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Sam Koerber3:33:28
2Jacob McGahey0:02:19
3Thom B Parsons0:08:43
4Geoffrey Bergmark0:08:45
5Charlie Storm0:14:50
6Garth Prosser0:20:21
7Matt Lee0:24:07
8Andy Applegate0:27:36
9Morgan Olsson0:28:42
10Shawn McCann0:28:45
11Rick Pyle0:31:02
12Wes Dickson0:33:49
13Gary Chambers0:35:26
14Derek Gentry0:36:14
15Zac Avant0:37:13
16Talbott Ingram0:37:15
17Jeremy Edge0:42:16
18Joseph Adam Queen0:43:45
19Steve Wilson0:44:10
20Daniel Meigs0:44:25
21Andrew Christman0:44:46
22Scott Schlapman0:47:35
23Tim Michael Reinhart0:48:37
24Lee Simril0:51:12
25Dennis Helton0:52:32
26Anthony Joseph Patterson0:53:42
27Daniel Trusler0:53:44
28Yuri Eliashevsky0:56:56
29Matthew M Googe0:58:30
30Mark Sackett0:58:44
31Kelly Klett0:59:14
32Tim Baker1:00:00
33Jim Frith1:00:01
34Jon Sarver1:00:05
35William Joshua Murr1:02:38
36Tim Anderson1:02:53
37Youngblood Haske1:06:25
38Jay Middleton1:15:05
39James L Pittman1:15:36
40Jered Kelley1:18:47
41Mike Brown1:19:30
42David Warner Smith1:22:21
43Eric Sauer1:22:31
44Daniel Olson1:23:15
45John Griffin1:23:18
46Jon Stang1:23:57
47Doyce Johnson1:30:59
48Rob O'Kelley Butler1:32:14
49Ben Ramsbottom1:32:37
50Kyle Frank1:33:13
51Johnathan Tisdale1:34:19
52Jason Michael Rodwell1:36:10
53Sean Wallace1:37:34
54Robert Clark1:38:03
55Kirby Walke1:39:07
56Lair Gantt1:40:32
57Chris Newell1:42:38
58John Wellens1:44:34
59Henry McCullough1:44:57
60Mike Paul Pierce1:45:26
61Jimm McElroy1:48:24
62Mark Greenslit1:48:36
63Jeff Dennison1:48:41
64Don Wilson1:49:54
65Kevin Scott McCauley1:49:59
66Freddy Harris Steele1:50:48
67Raymond Felton1:51:35
68Donald Butler1:54:00
69Jay Lundi1:54:58
70Mark Duffus1:55:01
71Blair Heppleston1:55:07
72Robert Shumaker1:56:32
73Tim T Tobbe1:56:48
74Gordon Jenks1:56:59
75John Head1:59:53
76Tony Greiner2:01:17
77Brian E Williams2:02:04
78Richard Auerweck2:05:57
79Steve Pusker2:06:18
80Graham Ward2:07:24
81Robert Eric Reitzel2:07:47
82Stefano Rieppi2:08:15
83Wade Carroll2:09:57
84Jeff Mrachek2:10:10
85Derek Boyd2:12:00
86Joel Watson2:12:38
87Mark D Mathis2:13:14
88Michael Pressley2:14:27
89David Eugene Warner2:15:14
90Jeff Papenfus2:19:34
91Scott Manley2:19:55
92Robert Keener2:21:41
93Michael Menard2:22:20
94Todd Billmire2:26:19
95Danny L Mayberry2:28:08
96Ben Ellis2:30:01
97Jim Gavach2:32:31
98Todd Murdock2:36:44
99Patrick Yonce2:36:48
100Chip Currens2:38:32
101Eric Norviel2:39:41
102Clay V. Sanchez2:41:42
103Alan Smith2:44:36
104Robert Moore2:44:46
105Nicholas E Holshouser2:45:17
106Adam Swank2:46:19
107Mark Paul2:46:58
108Jimmy Bronstein2:49:53
109Tony Michael Hibbs2:50:20
110Chris Bolz2:54:16
111Trey Bowling2:56:10
112Walt Philipson2:58:17
113Troy Willard3:06:48
114Ryan Degarmo3:06:57
115Basil Doerhoefer3:09:54
116Thomas Moriarty3:10:50
117James Meeker3:11:01
118Johnmark Mark Roberts3:11:15
119Nathan Wilson3:12:01
120Rob Newman, III3:12:03
121Mike Miller3:12:45
122Daniel Nevin Harding3:15:28
123Jeff Kaplan3:16:04
124Adam Brantley3:16:24
125Stephen M. Bucina3:20:44
126Javier Llanos3:21:36
127Stephen Joseph Lush3:24:05
128Daniel Leuthner3:24:07
129Glen Potter3:24:23
130Eric Potter3:24:26
131Peter Bast3:24:57
132Chris Brown3:26:28
133Douglas Bonnoitt3:31:59
134Cal Hazen3:37:02
135Chris W Scorsone3:39:41
136Nicholas Adair Baynard3:49:41

Women
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Allison Grainger4:34:22
2Jessica Ingram0:04:16
3Shanna Powell0:10:36
4Emily Brock0:41:01
5Norma Rainwater0:44:11
6Kim Schifino1:19:45
7Jenna Walker1:51:02
8Krista M Mayberry2:31:08

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