En­durance race proves pop­u­lar

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RID­ERS en­joyed an ac­tion-packed morn­ing at the Bushrangers Moun­tain Bike Club’s three-hour cross coun­try en­duro at Du­long on Sun­day.

Hosted on pri­vate prop­erty, the event saw New Eng­land MTB Club’s Ben Har­ris se­cure over­all hon­ours with 24 laps in the al­lot­ted time. Fraser Coast rider Todd An­der­son was about five min­utes be­hind.

The event saw the Bushrangers put their new tim­ing and PA equip­ment to the test, at­tract­ing more than 20 com­peti­tors in A, B and C-grade.

The suc­cess of the week­end’s event will lay the foun­da­tion for fu­ture races.

PHO­TOS: DAVID HARBUTT AND ROB MACDONALD

Cyrus Kim­ball gets some fre­quent flyer points.

Makybe Gates in ac­tion dur­ing Sun­day’s en­durance race.

LEFT: Royce Van­deleur.

RIGHT: A-grade win­ners Todd An­der­son (left) and Ben Har­ris.

Kate Lehmann.

Peter Brown.

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