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Takenouchi wins Yasu round of Kansai 'cross

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Molly Cameron on the beach in Yasu

Molly Cameron on the beach in Yasu
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Molly Cameron came in seventh place

Molly Cameron came in seventh place
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Yu Takenouchi wins in Yasu

Yu Takenouchi wins in Yasu
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Yoshitaka Hama rounded out the top 10

Yoshitaka Hama rounded out the top 10
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Shinya Ikemoto fell outside the top 10

Shinya Ikemoto fell outside the top 10
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Masanori Kosaka rides in sixth

Masanori Kosaka rides in sixth
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Hikaru Kosaka rides to fourth place

Hikaru Kosaka rides to fourth place
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Kohei Madea in the lead

Kohei Madea in the lead
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Kohei Maeda rides to a top 10 in Yasu

Kohei Maeda rides to a top 10 in Yasu
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Michisama Naka finished in fifth

Michisama Naka finished in fifth
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The elite men's podium in Yasu

The elite men's podium in Yasu
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Sawada and Maruyama in the sand

Sawada and Maruyama in the sand
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Toki Sawada battles with Atsushi Maruyama for second

Toki Sawada battles with Atsushi Maruyama for second
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The men's start

The men's start
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Yu Takenouchi

Yu Takenouchi
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Yu Takenouchi leads through the barriers

Yu Takenouchi leads through the barriers
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Yu Takenouchi left the rest behind

Yu Takenouchi left the rest behind
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Yu Takenouchi alone on the beach in Yasu

Yu Takenouchi alone on the beach in Yasu
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Yu Takenouchi

Yu Takenouchi
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Yu Takenouchi is a step above the rest

Yu Takenouchi is a step above the rest
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Yu Takenouchi solos to another win

Yu Takenouchi solos to another win
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Yu Takenouchi leads through the sand

Yu Takenouchi leads through the sand
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Yu Takenouchi remounts

Yu Takenouchi remounts
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Yu Takenouchi in the lead in Yasu

Yu Takenouchi in the lead in Yasu
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Brennan Wodtli races in Japan

Brennan Wodtli races in Japan
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The beach was a long, difficult section in Yasu

The beach was a long, difficult section in Yasu
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Sakiko Miyauchi rides to second place

Sakiko Miyauchi rides to second place
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The women's podium: Sakiko Miyauchi, Ayako Toyooka and Laura Winberry

The women's podium: Sakiko Miyauchi, Ayako Toyooka and Laura Winberry
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The start of the women's race

The start of the women's race
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Ayako Toyooka

Ayako Toyooka
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Ayako Toyooka in the Yasu round

Ayako Toyooka in the Yasu round
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Ayako Toyooka takes on the sands of Yasu

Ayako Toyooka takes on the sands of Yasu
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Ayako Toyooka wins another round of UCI 'cross

Ayako Toyooka wins another round of UCI 'cross
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American Laura Winberry races in the Yasu round of Kansai Cross in Japan

American Laura Winberry races in the Yasu round of Kansai Cross in Japan
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Laura Winberry races to third in Yasu

Laura Winberry races to third in Yasu
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The women tackle the sand

The women tackle the sand
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There was a lot of sand in the Kansai 'cross

There was a lot of sand in the Kansai 'cross
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Atsushi Maruyama in the lead

Atsushi Maruyama in the lead
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Atsushi Maruyama

Atsushi Maruyama
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Atsushi Maruyama in the sand

Atsushi Maruyama in the sand
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The podium: Atsushi Maruyama, Yu Takenouchi and Toki Sawada

The podium: Atsushi Maruyama, Yu Takenouchi and Toki Sawada
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The Yasu round of Kansai 'cross had a children's race

The Yasu round of Kansai 'cross had a children's race
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Full Results

Elite men
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Yu Takenouchi (Jpn)0:56:14
2Atsushi Maruyama (Jpn)0:01:41
3Toki Sawada (Jpn)0:02:34
4Hikaru Kosaka (Jpn)0:02:39
5Michimasa Nakai (Jpn)0:03:03
6Masanori Kosaka (Jpn)0:03:16
7Molly Cameron (USA)0:04:29
8Kohei Maeda (Jpn)0:04:52
9Brennan Wodtli (USA)0:05:17
10Yoshitaka Hama (Jpn)0:05:39
11Shinya Ikemoto (Jpn)0:06:21
12Masayuki Goda (Jpn)0:06:43
13Yoshihide Kimura (Jpn)0:06:55
14Yudai Izawa (Jpn)0:07:19
15Takafumi Iizuka (Jpn)0:07:43
16Hiroaki Kaneko (Jpn)
17Shinji Kubo (Jpn)
18Yuichi Sawada (Jpn)
19Kodai Izawa (Jpn)
20Syuntarou Yamakawa (Jpn)
21Yoshitaka Nakahara (Jpn)
22Kazuya Sano (Jpn)
23Shintarou Nakama (Jpn)
24Daisuke Yano (Jpn)
25Kouichi Matsumura (Jpn)
26Taichi Kakei (Jpn)
27Jun Furusaki (Jpn)
28Yasumasa Sawada (Jpn)
29Yuya Murayama (Jpn)
30Yudai Kouga (Jpn)
31Obuchi Koki (Jpn)
32Wataru Otsuka (Jpn)
33Masanori Kuniyoshi (Jpn)
34Satoshi Matsumoto (Jpn)
35Makoto Shimada (Jpn)
36Masato Fujikawa (Jpn)
37Shigenori Sugahara (Jpn)
38Masashi Matsui (Jpn)
39Makoto Yoshida (Jpn)
40Kiyoshi Inomata (Jpn)
41Kousuke Sakai (Jpn)
42Kenji Murata (Jpn)
43Akira Nakatsu (Jpn)
44Makoto Kawamura (Jpn)
45Hiroyuki Issiki (Jpn)
46Tatsuki Amagoi (Jpn)
47Masamiti Matsui (Jpn)
48Takashi Kawabuchi (Jpn)
49Hitoaki Yoshida (Jpn)
50Takuya Kitou (Jpn)
51Yukihiro Doi (Jpn)

Elite women
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Ayako Toyooka (Jpn)0:42:18
2Sakiko Miyauchi (Jpn)0:00:41
3Laura Winberry (USA)0:00:50
4Kiyoka Sakguchi (Jpn)0:01:03
5Chika Fukumoto (Jpn)0:01:33
6Heidi Beck (USA)0:03:06
7Alexandra Burton (USA)0:04:55
8Junko Ueda (Jpn)0:05:24
9Masami Noma (Jpn)0:07:35

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