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Craig wins day two at Downeast Cyclocross Weekend

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Crystal Anthony (Cyclocrossworld.com) taking her fourth straight Verge Series victory

Crystal Anthony (Cyclocrossworld.com) taking her fourth straight Verge Series victory
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Autumn sales at the Pineland Farm Country Store

Autumn sales at the Pineland Farm Country Store
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Crystal Anthony (Cyclocrossworld.com) alone on a Sunday ride in the woods

Crystal Anthony (Cyclocrossworld.com) alone on a Sunday ride in the woods
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Ellen Noble (Trek Cyclocross Collective) running in third place

Ellen Noble (Trek Cyclocross Collective) running in third place
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Frances Morrison (JAM Fund) running the barriers

Frances Morrison (JAM Fund) running the barriers
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Britlee Bowman (Pedalpowertraining)

Britlee Bowman (Pedalpowertraining)
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Crystal Anthony (Cyclocrossworld.com) with a massive lead

Crystal Anthony (Cyclocrossworld.com) with a massive lead
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Maghalie Rochette (PowerWatts-FTTIME) riding in second place

Maghalie Rochette (PowerWatts-FTTIME) riding in second place
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Ellen Noble (Trek Cyclocross Collective) checks behind her to see where Berensfeld was

Ellen Noble (Trek Cyclocross Collective) checks behind her to see where Berensfeld was
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Anna Barensfeld (Pedalpowertraining.com) had another good outing today

Anna Barensfeld (Pedalpowertraining.com) had another good outing today
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Frances Morrison (JAM Fund) with a determined look in her eye

Frances Morrison (JAM Fund) with a determined look in her eye
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The mud left over from Saturday still presented some challenges

The mud left over from Saturday still presented some challenges
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A Cyclelodge rider heads out on her last lap

A Cyclelodge rider heads out on her last lap
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Frances Morrison (JAM Fund) rounding the picket fence

Frances Morrison (JAM Fund) rounding the picket fence
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Emily Flynn (Tommy and Lefebvre Cycling) with one lap to go

Emily Flynn (Tommy and Lefebvre Cycling) with one lap to go
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Vickie Monahan (Exposition Wheelmen)

Vickie Monahan (Exposition Wheelmen)
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Karin Holmes (Riverside Racing) on the big descent

Karin Holmes (Riverside Racing) on the big descent
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Ellen Noble (Trek Cyclocross Collective) taking third place

Ellen Noble (Trek Cyclocross Collective) taking third place
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A Cyclelodge racer runs the barriers

A Cyclelodge racer runs the barriers
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Catherine Sterling (Bikeman) preparing for the barriers

Catherine Sterling (Bikeman) preparing for the barriers
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Maghalie Rochette (PowerWatts-FTTIME) running the barriers in second place

Maghalie Rochette (PowerWatts-FTTIME) running the barriers in second place
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The New England foliage was spectacular

The New England foliage was spectacular
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Pineland Farm was a spectacular venue for a bike race

Pineland Farm was a spectacular venue for a bike race
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Cahtherine Sterling (Bikeman), Crystal Anthony, and Frances Morrison at the front-row callup

Cahtherine Sterling (Bikeman), Crystal Anthony, and Frances Morrison at the front-row callup
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Frances Morrison (JAM Fund), Kerry Litka (Noreast Cycling), and Nancy Labbe-Giguere (Ladies First Racing)

Frances Morrison (JAM Fund), Kerry Litka (Noreast Cycling), and Nancy Labbe-Giguere (Ladies First Racing)
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Frances Morrison (JAM Fund) leading early in the race

Frances Morrison (JAM Fund) leading early in the race
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Catherine Sterling (Bikeman) chasing the leaders on lap two

Catherine Sterling (Bikeman) chasing the leaders on lap two
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Karin Holmes (Riverside Racing) crossing through some mud

Karin Holmes (Riverside Racing) crossing through some mud
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Vickie Monaham (Exposition Wheelmen)

Vickie Monaham (Exposition Wheelmen)
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Nancy Labbe-Giguere (Ladies First Racing)

Nancy Labbe-Giguere (Ladies First Racing)
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Ellen Noble (Trek Cyclocross Collective) descending with two laps to go

Ellen Noble (Trek Cyclocross Collective) descending with two laps to go
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Elite Women’'s Podium (L to R) Maghalie Rochette (PowerWatts-FTTIME) 2nd, Crystal Anthony (Cyclocrossworld.com) 1st, Ellen Noble (Trek Cyclocross Collective) 3rd

Elite Women’'s Podium (L to R) Maghalie Rochette (PowerWatts-FTTIME) 2nd, Crystal Anthony (Cyclocrossworld.com) 1st, Ellen Noble (Trek Cyclocross Collective) 3rd
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Crystal Anthony (Cyclocrossworld.com) takes another hole shot

Crystal Anthony (Cyclocrossworld.com) takes another hole shot
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Catherine Sterling (Bikeman) soon after the start

Catherine Sterling (Bikeman) soon after the start
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Crystal Anthony (Cyclocrossworld.com) in first place at the end of lap one despite crashing soon after the start

Crystal Anthony (Cyclocrossworld.com) in first place at the end of lap one despite crashing soon after the start
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Ellen Noble (Trek Cyclocross Collective) running in mud that was drying quickly

Ellen Noble (Trek Cyclocross Collective) running in mud that was drying quickly
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Ellen Noble (Trek Cyclocross Collective) was clicking on all cylinders today

Ellen Noble (Trek Cyclocross Collective) was clicking on all cylinders today
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Frances Morrison (JAM Fund) got off to a brilliant start today

Frances Morrison (JAM Fund) got off to a brilliant start today
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Ellen Noble (Trek Cyclocross Collective) was elated with her first UCI podium

Ellen Noble (Trek Cyclocross Collective) was elated with her first UCI podium
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The view through one of the many cow barns

The view through one of the many cow barns
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Justin Lindine (Redline) was the best-of-the-rest as he finished third

Justin Lindine (Redline) was the best-of-the-rest as he finished third
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Jesse Keough (keoughcyclocross.com) got off to a fast start

Jesse Keough (keoughcyclocross.com) got off to a fast start
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Adam Craig (Rabobank Giant) started literally last

Adam Craig (Rabobank Giant) started literally last
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Dylan McNicholas (Cyclocrossworld.com) taking the hole shot

Dylan McNicholas (Cyclocrossworld.com) taking the hole shot
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Elite Men's start

Elite Men's start
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Mike Garrigan (Stage Race/Blacksmith cycle) at the start

Mike Garrigan (Stage Race/Blacksmith cycle) at the start
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Adam Craig being congratulated by an old friend after the race

Adam Craig being congratulated by an old friend after the race
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Christian Favata (RGM Watches-Richard Sachs) lost a lot of places early and then had to fight his way back

Christian Favata (RGM Watches-Richard Sachs) lost a lot of places early and then had to fight his way back
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Justin Lindine (Bikereg.com) battling Jeremy Durrin for second place

Justin Lindine (Bikereg.com) battling Jeremy Durrin for second place
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Roberge Thibault (Trek Bontrager)

Roberge Thibault (Trek Bontrager)
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Former USA Champion Mark McCormack (Sports T.E.A.M)

Former USA Champion Mark McCormack (Sports T.E.A.M)
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Mike Garrigan (Stage Race/Blacksmith cycle) on the climb

Mike Garrigan (Stage Race/Blacksmith cycle) on the climb
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Raphael Gagne (Rocky Mountain) leading Lindine and Craig up the big climb

Raphael Gagne (Rocky Mountain) leading Lindine and Craig up the big climb
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Anthony Clark (JAM Fund) having a fantastic outing

Anthony Clark (JAM Fund) having a fantastic outing
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Adam Craig (Rabobank Giant) had nearly caught the leaders halfway through the second lap despite a last row start

Adam Craig (Rabobank Giant) had nearly caught the leaders halfway through the second lap despite a last row start
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Jeremy Durrin (JAM Fund) leading the race through the woods

Jeremy Durrin (JAM Fund) leading the race through the woods
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Nick Keough (keoughcylcocross.com) got a good start

Nick Keough (keoughcylcocross.com) got a good start
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Jeremy Durrin (JAM Fund) got off to an early lead

Jeremy Durrin (JAM Fund) got off to an early lead
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Justin Lindine (Bikereg.com) at the barriers with McNicholas close behind

Justin Lindine (Bikereg.com) at the barriers with McNicholas close behind
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Dylan McNicholas (Cyclocrossworld.com) racing in second place

Dylan McNicholas (Cyclocrossworld.com) racing in second place
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Jeremhy Martin (Rocky Mountain) running the barriers

Jeremhy Martin (Rocky Mountain) running the barriers
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Adam Craig (Rabobank Giant) celebrates his victory with his trademark wheelie

Adam Craig (Rabobank Giant) celebrates his victory with his trademark wheelie
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Adam Craig (Rabobank Giant) passing by the cows as he approached the finish

Adam Craig (Rabobank Giant) passing by the cows as he approached the finish
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Justin Lindine (Bikereg.com) fighting for second place

Justin Lindine (Bikereg.com) fighting for second place
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Adam Craig (Rabobank Giant) passing by the cow barns with one lap to go

Adam Craig (Rabobank Giant) passing by the cow barns with one lap to go
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Jeremy Durrin (JAM Fund) riding in second place after a Lindine bobble

Jeremy Durrin (JAM Fund) riding in second place after a Lindine bobble
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Joshua Thornton (ZMotion Racing Team) heading down the descent

Joshua Thornton (ZMotion Racing Team) heading down the descent
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Justin Lindine (Bikereg.com) leading Durrin on lap four

Justin Lindine (Bikereg.com) leading Durrin on lap four
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Adam Craig (Rabobank Giant) alone on lap four

Adam Craig (Rabobank Giant) alone on lap four
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Anthony Clark (JAM Fund) starting up the climb

Anthony Clark (JAM Fund) starting up the climb
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Justin Lindine (Bikereg.com) did his best to stay with Olympian, former USA Champion mountain biker Craig

Justin Lindine (Bikereg.com) did his best to stay with Olympian, former USA Champion mountain biker Craig
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Adam Craig (Rabobank Giant) leading Lindine up the climb on lap three

Adam Craig (Rabobank Giant) leading Lindine up the climb on lap three
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Adam Craig (Rabobank Giant) about to make contact with the leaders at the end of the second lap

Adam Craig (Rabobank Giant) about to make contact with the leaders at the end of the second lap
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The Rocky Mountain riders running the barriers

The Rocky Mountain riders running the barriers
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Jeremy Durrin (JAM Fund) leading the race on lap two

Jeremy Durrin (JAM Fund) leading the race on lap two
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Jeremy Durrin (JAM Fund) and the other leaders were quite aware that Craig was moving on them

Jeremy Durrin (JAM Fund) and the other leaders were quite aware that Craig was moving on them
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Roberge Thibault (Trek Bontrager) leading a chase group

Roberge Thibault (Trek Bontrager) leading a chase group
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Jeremy Durrin (JAM Fund) leading the race on the second lap

Jeremy Durrin (JAM Fund) leading the race on the second lap
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Justin Lindine (Bikereg.com) is starting the race as the series leader

Justin Lindine (Bikereg.com) is starting the race as the series leader
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Full Results

Elite men
1Adam Craig (USA) Rabobank-Giant Off-Road Team0:56:11
2Jeremy Durrin (USA) JAM Fund / NCC0:00:25
3Justin Lindine (USA) BikeReg
4Jérémy Martin (Can) Rocky Mountain Factory Team0:01:32
5Shawn Milne (USA) Cyclocrossworld.com0:01:50
6Andrew L'Esperance (Can) Norco Factory Team0:02:32
7Mike Garrigan (Can) Blacksmithcycle/Stage-Race
8Anthony Clark (USA) JAM Fund / NCC0:03:04
9Mitchell Bailey (Can) Trek Canada0:03:20
10Jesse Keough (USA) www.keoughcyclocross.com
11Christian Favata (USA) Richard Sachs - RGM Watches - Radix0:04:13
12Thomas Sampson (USA) JAM Fund / NCC0:04:45
13Daniel Chabanov (USA) Richard Sachs - RGM Watches - Radix0:05:28
14Mark McCormack (USA) Clif Bar/Pactimo0:05:54
15Evan Huff (USA) BikeReg.com / Joe's Garage0:06:07
16Benjamin Padilla (USA)0:06:56
17Jean-Philippe Thibault-Roberge (Can) Trek-Bontrager0:07:13
18Joshua Thornton (USA) St. Pete Bike and Fitness0:07:26
19Nicholas Keough (USA) www.keoughcyclocross.com0:07:31
20Charles Schubert (USA) Bikes Not Bombs / Circle A Cycles0:07:44
21John Burns (USA) Burns Racing0:08:05
22Colin Reuter (USA) pedalpowertraining.com0:08:07
23Michael Wissell (USA) B2C2 p/b Boloco
24Cary Fridrich (USA) Mad Alchemy/Verge Rider Cooperative0:08:53
25Adam Sullivan (USA) Embrocation Cycling Journal
26Synjen Marrocco (USA) CyclocrossWorld.com0:09:05
27David Wilcox (USA) Mad Alchemy/Verge Rider Cooperative
28Greg Whitney (USA) Pedalpowertraining.com
29Adam St. Germain (USA) NBX Bikes/Quadfire Racing/Narragans
30Joshua Friedman (USA) The Devil's Gear Bike Shop
31Joshua Lehmann (USA) Boston Bicycle School
32John Hanson (USA) NBX/Narragansett Beer/Apex Tech. Cycling Team
33Geoffrey Bouchard (USA) NBX Bikes/Narragansett Beer p/b Apex

Elite women
1Crystal Anthony (USA) Cyclocrossworld.com0:38:05
2Maghalie Rochette (Can) PowerWatts - Fit Time0:00:46
3Ellen Noble (USA) Trek Cyclocross Collective0:01:10
4Anna Barensfeld (USA) pedalpowertraining.com0:01:51
5Kathleen Lysakowski (USA) Cycle Lodge0:02:01
6Brittlee Bowman (USA) pedalpowertraining.com0:02:03
7Frances Morrison (USA) J.A.M. Fund/NCC0:02:50
8Catherine Sterling (USA) Bikeman.com0:02:55
9Lori Cooke (USA) Cycle Lodge0:03:25
10Vickie Monahan (USA) Expo Wheelmen0:03:37
11Karin Holmes (USA) Riverside Racing0:03:46
12Emily Flynn (Can) Tommy & Lefebvre Cycling0:04:23
13Marian Jamison (USA) LadiesFirst Racing0:04:41
14Nancy Labbe-Giguere (Can) LadiesFirst Racing0:04:59
15Joanne Grogan (USA) Cyclocrossracing.com0:05:02
16Elizabeth Lukowski (USA) NYCross.com p/b VOmax0:06:20
17Kerry Litka (USA)0:09:17

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