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Rohrbach wins Sea Otter Short Track

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Nicola Rohrbach (Felt) on the front row.

Nicola Rohrbach (Felt) on the front row.
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Riders were well strung out by the second lap

Riders were well strung out by the second lap
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Alec Pasqualina riding mid-pack and dodging some of the tires on the course

Alec Pasqualina riding mid-pack and dodging some of the tires on the course
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The leaders riding along the track mid-race

The leaders riding along the track mid-race
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Andrew L'Esperance leading up the climb mid-race

Andrew L'Esperance leading up the climb mid-race
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Andrew L'Esperance leading Sergio Mantecon-Gutierrez

Andrew L'Esperance leading Sergio Mantecon-Gutierrez
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Andrew L'Esperance riding the only climb on the course

Andrew L'Esperance riding the only climb on the course
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Anton Cooper riding mid-pack on the climb

Anton Cooper riding mid-pack on the climb
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Payson McElveen (Orange Seal) riding with the leaders

Payson McElveen (Orange Seal) riding with the leaders
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Alex Wild (Specialized) leading the race with two laps remaining

Alex Wild (Specialized) leading the race with two laps remaining
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Nicola Rohrbach (Felt) at the front with one lap to go

Nicola Rohrbach (Felt) at the front with one lap to go
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Riders at the top of the only climb

Riders at the top of the only climb
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Howard Grotts (Specialized) leading towards the end of the first lap

Howard Grotts (Specialized) leading towards the end of the first lap
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Nicola Rohrbach (Felt) made his presence known during the first lap

Nicola Rohrbach (Felt) made his presence known during the first lap
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USA Champion Howard Grotts (Specialized)

USA Champion Howard Grotts (Specialized)
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Carl Decker (Giant) attempting to bridge up to the leaders

Carl Decker (Giant) attempting to bridge up to the leaders
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Geoff Kabush (Yeti-Maxxis) went to the front with less than two laps remaining

Geoff Kabush (Yeti-Maxxis) went to the front with less than two laps remaining
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Nicola Rohrbach (Felt) had a gap as he headed out onto the final lap

Nicola Rohrbach (Felt) had a gap as he headed out onto the final lap
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Howard Grotts (Specialized) attempted to bridge up to Rohrbach but was unsuccessful

Howard Grotts (Specialized) attempted to bridge up to Rohrbach but was unsuccessful
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Nicola Rohrbach (Felt) took the short track win over Anton Cooper

Nicola Rohrbach (Felt) took the short track win over Anton Cooper
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Anton Cooper (Trek) claimed second place

Anton Cooper (Trek) claimed second place
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There was a four-way sprint for third place which appeared to be won by Howard Grotts.

There was a four-way sprint for third place which appeared to be won by Howard Grotts.
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Front row of the Pro Men's field

Front row of the Pro Men's field
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The start of the Pro Men's field contained over 60 racers

The start of the Pro Men's field contained over 60 racers
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Nicola Rohrbach (Felt) headed into the sandy section of the course first

Nicola Rohrbach (Felt) headed into the sandy section of the course first
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Full Results

#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Nicola Rohrbach0:27:48
2Anton Cooper0:00:03
3Howard Grotts0:00:04
4Geoff Kabush
5Alex Wild
6Andrew L'esperance
7Quinton Disera0:00:10
8Payson Mcelveen0:00:12
9Keegan Swenson
10Nick Lando0:00:16
11Sean Finchman0:00:19
12Sergio Mantecon Gutierrez0:00:20
13Peter Disera0:00:29
14Daniel Johnson0:00:39
15Ryan Standish
16Sandy Floren0:00:40
17Cole Paton
18Joshua Berry
19Pete Karinen
20Stephan Davoust0:00:57
21Cole House0:01:06
22Richard Cypress Gorry0:01:14
23Evan Guthrie0:01:17
24Billy Melone0:01:19
25Paul Wright
26Tim Bohme0:01:24
27Charlie Mullins0:01:26
28Nathan Barton0:01:29
29Carl Decker0:01:30
30Bryan Lewis0:01:37
31Sebastian Miranda Maldonado
32Henry Libenberg0:01:38
33Carson Benjamin0:01:39
34Alexander Sugarman0:02:06
35Keerati Sukprasart0:02:30
36Yuki Ikeda0:02:31
37Justin Desilets0:02:34
38Alec Pasqualina0:02:38
39Noah Tautfest0:02:43
40Christian Husband0:02:56
41Simon Lewis0:02:59
42Eli Kranefuss0:03:01
43Brodie Stringer0:03:07
44David Duncan0:03:26
45Pariwat Tanlek0:03:34
46Reed Williams0:03:35
47Jacob Hull
48Tom Fox
49Landon Farnworth0:03:55
50Nicolas Jimenez0:03:56
51Clint Claassen0:04:21
52Clayton Otto0:04:28
53Cody Schwartz0:04:31
54Nicols Alvarez Icaza Ramirez0:04:58
55Colin Ellsworth
56Dean Poshard
57Noah Flaxman
58Paul Furst
59Brent Franze
60Grant Smith
61Jochen Coconcelli

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