Courtney Takes U23 World Cup Win in Nove Mesto
Courtney dominated the course with a time of 1:12:45, putting her 1:50 ahead of runner-up Evie Richards (GBR). Sina Frei (SUI) was third. She was joined in the top-10 by American teammate Haley Batten (Park City, Utah/Clif Pro Team) who placed eighth.
On Saturday, Christopher Blevins (Durango, Colo./Specialized) placed 14th in the men’s U23 race, 2:34 behind winner Petter Fagerhaug (NOR).
The elite women’s race, also held on Saturday, was won by Annika Langvad (DEN), while Sabine Spitz (GER) and Linda Indergand (SUI) rounded out the podium. Erin Huck (Boulder, Colo./Cannondale-3Rox) was the first to cross the finish line for the American contingent in 15th place.
RESULTS from the cross-country contests are here.
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