Kris Freeman (Maine Winter Sports Center/USST) broke away on the last 10k lap to win Thursday’s 50 k classic mass start in 2:24:52.8, Andy Newell (SMST2/USST) was second at 2:25:46.4 and Norwegian Einar Ulsund (University of Utah) was third at 2:26:15.5.
Farm Team racers Spencer Eusden was 28th and Wyatt Fereday 33rd, and Far West master Peter Mayfield was 41st.
Far West junior Patrick McElravey was 3rd in the Mens’ 20k, Peter Holmes 7th, Brandon Herhusky 15th.
Photos by MacBeth Graphics
Video and story by Martha Bellisle/rgj.com
Video by Skyler Mullings