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Compton dominates in KMC CrossFest

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USA Champion Katie Compton (Trek Panache) takes time out of her warmup to sign autographs for kids at the race

USA Champion Katie Compton (Trek Panache) takes time out of her warmup to sign autographs for kids at the race
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Rebecca Fahringer (Amy D Foundation) trying to hold off Emma White in the battle for third place

Rebecca Fahringer (Amy D Foundation) trying to hold off Emma White in the battle for third place
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Katie Compton (Trek Panache) made the steepest run-up look easy

Katie Compton (Trek Panache) made the steepest run-up look easy
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Rebecca Fahringer (Amy D Foundation) looking for traction on a loose run-up

Rebecca Fahringer (Amy D Foundation) looking for traction on a loose run-up
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Jenna Greaser (Women's Project Pedal) riding through one of the many muddy sections of the course

Jenna Greaser (Women's Project Pedal) riding through one of the many muddy sections of the course
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Katie Compton (Trek Panache) racing alone on the steepest run-up

Katie Compton (Trek Panache) racing alone on the steepest run-up
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Katie Compton (Trek Panache) racing with a gap during the closing laps

Katie Compton (Trek Panache) racing with a gap during the closing laps
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Rebecca Fahringer (Amy D Foundation) powering through the mud

Rebecca Fahringer (Amy D Foundation) powering through the mud
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Libby White (House Industries-Richard Sachs) choosing to run the steepest descent

Libby White (House Industries-Richard Sachs) choosing to run the steepest descent
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Courtenay McFadden (American Classic) was having a good outing and would finish fourth

Courtenay McFadden (American Classic) was having a good outing and would finish fourth
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Katie Compton (Trek Panache) descending the ridge above the racecourse

Katie Compton (Trek Panache) descending the ridge above the racecourse
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Katie Compton (Trek Panache) takes the C1 victory at Thompson Speedway

Katie Compton (Trek Panache) takes the C1 victory at Thompson Speedway
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U-23 Podium (L to R) Emma White (Cannondale) 2nd, Ellen Noble (Aspire Racing) 1st, Ruby West (Cannondale) 3rd

U-23 Podium (L to R) Emma White (Cannondale) 2nd, Ellen Noble (Aspire Racing) 1st, Ruby West (Cannondale) 3rd
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Amanda Miller (Boulder Cycle Sport) would have to settle for 8th place today.

Amanda Miller (Boulder Cycle Sport) would have to settle for 8th place today.
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Rebecca Gross (KHS Bikes) leaning into a steep run-up

Rebecca Gross (KHS Bikes) leaning into a steep run-up
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Cannondale team-mates Ruby West and Emma White

Cannondale team-mates Ruby West and Emma White
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Rebecca Fahringer (Amy D Foundation) is not a podium threat every weekend

Rebecca Fahringer (Amy D Foundation) is not a podium threat every weekend
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Emma White (Cannondale) takes the hole-shot followed by Ellen Noble and Katie Compton

Emma White (Cannondale) takes the hole-shot followed by Ellen Noble and Katie Compton
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Ellen Noble (Aspire Racing) was leading Katie Compton (Trek Panache) during the first lap

Ellen Noble (Aspire Racing) was leading Katie Compton (Trek Panache) during the first lap
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Arley Kemmerer lifting her bike over a steep set of stairs during lap one

Arley Kemmerer lifting her bike over a steep set of stairs during lap one
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The Thompson Speedway infield had a bit of back and forth before the finish of each lap

The Thompson Speedway infield had a bit of back and forth before the finish of each lap
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Crystal Anthony ( Maxxis Shiman) racing in sixth position is still looking for a breakout ride this season

Crystal Anthony ( Maxxis Shiman) racing in sixth position is still looking for a breakout ride this season
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Jenna Greaser (Women's Project Pedal) racing just outside the top ten

Jenna Greaser (Women's Project Pedal) racing just outside the top ten
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Katie Compton (Trek Panache) leading Ellen Noble up what appeared to be an impossible run-up

Katie Compton (Trek Panache) leading Ellen Noble up what appeared to be an impossible run-up
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Katie Compton (Trek Panache) descending the steepest pitch on the course

Katie Compton (Trek Panache) descending the steepest pitch on the course
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Emma White (Cannondale) trying to stay upright on a steep sandy descent

Emma White (Cannondale) trying to stay upright on a steep sandy descent
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Courtenay McFadden (American Classic) trying to control her machine near the bottom of a steep drop

Courtenay McFadden (American Classic) trying to control her machine near the bottom of a steep drop
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Women's Podium (L to R)Ellen Noble (Aspire Racing) 2nd, Katie Compton (Trek Panache) 1st, Rebecca Fahringer (Amy D Foundation) 3rd.

Women's Podium (L to R)Ellen Noble (Aspire Racing) 2nd, Katie Compton (Trek Panache) 1st, Rebecca Fahringer (Amy D Foundation) 3rd.
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Full results

#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Katherine Compton (USA) KFC Racing p/b Trek/Panache0:44:45
2Ellen Noble (USA) Aspire Racing0:00:44
3Rebecca Fahringer (USA) Amy D Foundation0:01:12
4Courtenay McFadden (USA) American Classic/Zones0:01:28
5Emma White (USA) Cannondale Cyclocrossworld0:01:38
6Crystal Anthony (USA) Maxxis-Shimano pro cyclocross0:02:22
7Caroline Mani (Fra) Raleigh Clement0:02:35
8Amanda Miller (USA) Boulder Cycle Sport/YogaGlo0:02:44
9Arley Kemmerer (USA) Fearless Femme Racing0:02:48
10Ruby West (Can) Cannondale Cyclocrossworld.com0:03:52
11Melinda Mccutcheon (USA) DNA Cycling - Cotton Sox0:04:00
12Jena Greaser (USA) Women's Project Pedal p/b VO20:04:11
13Julie Wright (USA)0:04:46
14Cassandra Maximenko (USA) Van Dessel/Atom Composites/ISM0:04:57
15Katherine Northcott (USA)0:05:03
16Kathleen Lysakowski (USA) Joe's Garage CX p/b BikeReg0:05:22
17Natasha Elliott (Can) Garneau - Easton Cycling0:05:47
18Kathryn Cumming (USA) Jalapeno Cycling0:05:56
19Nicole Mertz (USA) ISCorp Cycling0:06:17
20Rebecca Gross (USA) KHS Bicycles0:06:43
21Jennifer Malik (USA) Women's CX Project0:06:49
22Turner Ramsay (USA) KMS Cycling-Killington Mountain0:07:06
23Erica Leonard (Can) Centurion Nextwave0:07:50
24Joanne Grogan (USA) NEXT-BMB0:08:17
25Stacey Barbossa (USA) Colavita Midatlantic Women's Te0:08:30
26Clio Dinan (USA)0:08:39
27Erin Faccone (USA) Back Bay Cycling Club0:08:59
28Elizabeth Lukowski (USA)0:09:26
29Brittlee Bowman (USA) HOUSE INDUSTRIES - WITHINGS - S
30Jauron Vetter (USA) State 9 Racing
31Elizabeth White (USA) University of Vermont
32Rebecca Lewandowski (USA) Rare Disease Cycling
33Sara Melikian (USA) Pedal Power Team-MA

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