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Drew Edsall and Kathy Sherwin win True Grit Epic 50

  • By VeloNews.com
  • Published Mar. 17, 2012
  • Updated Oct. 11, 2012 at 4:43 PM EDT

Drew Edsall (Kenda-Felt) won Saturday’s True Grit Epic 50 mountain bike race in St. George, Utah. He finished in 3:53 and averaged a smokin’ 13.09 miles per hour. Hector Riveros (Acli-Mate/Bandwagon Racing) and Bart Gillespie (Revolution) made up the rest of the Open Men’s podium. In the women’s race, Kathy Sherwin took the top spot in 4:43. Sherwin was followed by Erin Swenson and Kimberly Ridgeway.

Below are the top-ten results in the men’s and women’s open classes and the top-five for age groups. Go directly to the race’s website for complete results. (Looks like they’re not up yet.)

2012 True Grit Race Results

Epic 50 Open Male

1. 527 Edsall, Drew Kenda-Felt 03:53:0 13.09

2. 529 Riveros, Hector Fern Acli-Mate/Bandwagon Racing 03:55:1 12.96

3. 538 Gillespie, Bart revolution 03:55:1 12.96

4. 549 Johnson, Duff KUHL 03:55:4 12.96

5. 526 Arnell, Roger M 04:06:5 12.39

6. 535 Day, Kevin Kuhl / Rocky Mountain 04:07:1 12.33

7. 523 Bezecny, Josh Trek Bike Store 04:07:4 12.33

8. 520 Johnson, Doug Bandwagon/Acli-mate 04:09:2 12.24

9. 528 Perry, Bryson Life Time Fitness 04:09:4 12.24

10. 530 Free, Drew Revolution/ RaceUSCS.com 04:12:2 12.10

Epic 50 Open Female

1. 555 Sherwin, Kathy 04:43:5 10.76

2. 503 Swenson, Erin Swensonator 04:53:0 10.41

3. 553 Ridgeway, Kimberly LV 05:15:0 9.68

4. 512 Baltz, Priscilla 05:39:2 8.99

5. 539 Foss, Mary Kuhl 05:41:1 8.94

6. 517 Garvie, Kimberly An Logan Race Club 05:41:2 8.94

7. 533 Krusemark, Meg Kuhl-Rocky Mountain 06:01:3 8.44

8. 513 Hosmanek, Suzie Southwest Bikes 06:42:5 7.58

Epic 50 14–35 Male

1. 467 Page, Nick Life Time Fitness 04:30:3 11.29

2. 401 Peterson, Zach KUHL – Rocky Mountain 04:40:3 10.88

3. 418 Felt, Taylor Bountiful Bicycle Racing 04:43:1 10.76

4. 406 Hawke, Britt Hawke Inc. 04:52:4 10.43

5. 402 mcgrew, jason Specialized Bicycles 04:54:0 10.37

Epic 50 14 – 35 Female

1. 403 Mortensen, Debbie Diamond Peak Mountain Sports 06:14:3 8.15

Epic 50 35+ Male

1. 189 Sparks, Jason UtahMountainBiking,com 04:21:4 11.68

2. 178 Lenhart, Bill Las Vegas Cyclery 04:23:1 11.60

3. 275 Barrett, Dennis 04:24:0 11.55

4. 222 Messer, Mark Utah Mountain Biking.com 04:24:3 11.55

5. 241 Kuckenbaker, Jeff Lone Ranger 04:28:1 11.36

Epic 50 35+ Female

1. 165 Morse, Maraya Las Vegas Cyclery 05:56:5 8.57

2. 162 Knutson, Alison Cutthroat Racing 06:02:5 8.42

3. 163 Fairbairn, Sally Revolution/Peak Fasteners 06:36:0 7.70

4. 164 Saffell, Lyna Revolution/Peak Fasteners 06:40:1 7.62

5. 276 Bryant, Ahoni 06:49:3 7.45

Epic 50 50+ Male

1. 592 Terry, Craig Team Red Rock 04:31:3 11.24

2. 542 Hershberger, Mark Team Jackson Hole 04:47:4 10.63

3. 571 hibdon, dwight mad dog cycles 05:06:3 9.96

4. 598 Mower, Steve EUCLID 05:06:4 9.96

5. 600 Lauck, John Bountiful Mazda 05:09:5 9.86

Epic 50 Singlespeed Male

1. 82 Larrabee, Corey Revolution/Peak Fastners 04:27:0 11.42

2. 76 jones, kenny Cutthroat Racing 04:32:5 11.21

3. 78 Bagley, Dave Domo 04:34:1 11.12

4. 81 Shane, Mike Club Ride 04:44:0 10.74

5. 86 Stevenson, Brian Willas Wheels 05:09:5 9.86

Epic 50 Singlespeed Female

1. 75 Gilbert, Heather Cutthroat Racing 06:03:1 8.40

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