Kris Freeman National Distance Champion

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.

USSA Distance National Championships – Mens 20k

USSA Distance National Championships – Mens 50k

 

Photos by MacBeth Graphics

 

Video and story by Martha Bellisle/rgj.com

 

Video by Skyler Mullings