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Bikers race in Last Best Ride

| August 23, 2021 1:00 PM

The Last Best Ride bike race hosted 550 cyclists Sunday as they rode the trails and gravel roads around Whitefish and the Whitefish Range.

The inaugural event included two courses, a 47-mile route called the Mountain Goat and a 90-mile route called the Bighorn Sheep.

For complete results, visit https://competitivetiming.com/the-last-best-ride-results/#unique-id-2021

Top 10

Mountain Goat

Female

1 Rachel Fisherkeller Whitefish 03:14:32.70

2 Lacey Beerman Viola 03:29:40.96

3 Indira Gowell Kingfield 03:36:20.09

4 Laura May San Marcos 03:38:53.33

5 Robin Culver Bozeman 03:41:58.51

6 Amber Steed Kalispell 03:44:17.21

7 Heidi Stamm Whitefish 03:45:10.38

8 Kelly Boone Newhall 03:45:14.62

9 Elise Hollinger Minneapolis 03:49:17.71

10 Maria Phelps Columbia Falls 03:50:29.67

Male

1 Joseph Nye Spokane 02:50:38.72

2 Larry Kaufman Longmont 03:11:07.43

3 Pete Loftis Ponte Vedra 03:11:11.39

4 Eric Vollmer Bozeman 03:11:38.99

5 Mark Melief Bozeman 03:11:41.46

6 Shaun Morgen Newman Lake 03:12:03.76

7 Tim Noonan Whitefish 03:12:40.31

8 Brent Lorenzen San Diego 03:26:58.25

9 Alexander Monteverde Glendive 03:29:19.79

10 Trever Stolte Columbia Falls 03:29:23.58

Bighorn Sheep

Female

1 Sarah Sturm Durango 05:26:16.45

2 Ellen Campbell Durango 05:49:54.70

3 Laura King Richmond 05:55:47.16

4 Starla Teddergreen 05:55:47.47

5 Anna Megale Boise 06:00:11.14

6 Kikkan Randall Penticton 06:01:06.62

7 Whitney Allison 06:10:40.12

8 Sierra Sims Knoxville 06:12:19.76

9 Hilary Heskett Tucson 06:12:29.12

10 Alizabeth Bronson Missoula 06:12:37.11

Male

1 Ted King Richmond 04:55:18.56

2 Howard Grotts Missoula 04:55:20.08

3 Andrew Frank Whitefish 04:57:45.80

4 Caleb Swartz Missoula 05:07:58.22

5 Dillon Caldwell Bend 05:10:11.95

6 Daniel Dean Mazza Missoula 05:12:44.96

7 Scott Tietzel Boulder 05:15:02.85

8 Chaz Hogenauer Boise 05:16:17.93

9 Maxx Chance Bozeman 05:26:17.85

10 Chris Stuart Boise 05:35:26.23

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The Last Best Ride bike race hosted 550 cyclists Sunday as they rode the trails and gravel roads around Whitefish. The inaugural event included two courses, a 47-mile route and a 90-mile route. (Heidi Desch/Whitefish Pilot)

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The Last Best Ride bike race hosted 550 cyclists Sunday as they rode the trails and gravel roads around Whitefish. The inaugural event included two courses, a 47-mile route and a 90-mile route. (Heidi Desch/Whitefish Pilot)

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The Last Best Ride bike race hosted 550 cyclists Sunday as they rode the trails and gravel roads around Whitefish. The inaugural event included two courses, a 47-mile route and a 90-mile route. (Heidi Desch/Whitefish Pilot)

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The Last Best Ride bike race hosted 550 cyclists Sunday as they rode the trails and gravel roads around Whitefish. The inaugural event included two courses, a 47-mile route and a 90-mile route. (Heidi Desch/Whitefish Pilot)

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The Last Best Ride bike race hosted 550 cyclists Sunday as they rode the trails and gravel roads around Whitefish. The inaugural event included two courses, a 47-mile route and a 90-mile route. (Heidi Desch/Whitefish Pilot)

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The Last Best Ride bike race hosted 550 cyclists Sunday as they rode the trails and gravel roads around Whitefish. The inaugural event included two courses, a 47-mile route and a 90-mile route. (Heidi Desch/Whitefish Pilot)

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The Last Best Ride bike race hosted 550 cyclists Sunday as they rode the trails and gravel roads around Whitefish. The inaugural event included two courses, a 47-mile route and a 90-mile route. (Heidi Desch/Whitefish Pilot)

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The Last Best Ride bike race hosted 550 cyclists Sunday as they rode the trails and gravel roads around Whitefish. The inaugural event included two courses, a 47-mile route and a 90-mile route. (Heidi Desch/Whitefish Pilot)

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The Last Best Ride bike race hosted 550 cyclists Sunday as they rode the trails and gravel roads around Whitefish. The inaugural event included two courses, a 47-mile route and a 90-mile route. (Heidi Desch/Whitefish Pilot)

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The Last Best Ride bike race hosted 550 cyclists Sunday as they rode the trails and gravel roads around Whitefish. The inaugural event included two courses, a 47-mile route and a 90-mile route. (Heidi Desch/Whitefish Pilot)

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The Last Best Ride bike race hosted 550 cyclists Sunday as they rode the trails and gravel roads around Whitefish. The inaugural event included two courses, a 47-mile route and a 90-mile route. (Heidi Desch/Whitefish Pilot)

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The Last Best Ride bike race hosted 550 cyclists Sunday as they rode the trails and gravel roads around Whitefish. The inaugural event included two courses, a 47-mile route and a 90-mile route. (Heidi Desch/Whitefish Pilot)

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The Last Best Ride bike race hosted 550 cyclists Sunday as they rode the trails and gravel roads around Whitefish. The inaugural event included two courses, a 47-mile route and a 90-mile route. (Heidi Desch/Whitefish Pilot)

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The Last Best Ride bike race hosted 550 cyclists Sunday as they rode the trails and gravel roads around Whitefish. The inaugural event included two courses, a 47-mile route and a 90-mile route. (Heidi Desch/Whitefish Pilot)

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The Last Best Ride bike race hosted 550 cyclists Sunday as they rode the trails and gravel roads around Whitefish. The inaugural event included two courses, a 47-mile route and a 90-mile route. (Heidi Desch/Whitefish Pilot)

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The Last Best Ride bike race hosted 550 cyclists Sunday as they rode the trails and gravel roads around Whitefish. The inaugural event included two courses, a 47-mile route and a 90-mile route. (Heidi Desch/Whitefish Pilot)

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The Last Best Ride bike race hosted 550 cyclists Sunday as they rode the trails and gravel roads around Whitefish. The inaugural event included two courses, a 47-mile route and a 90-mile route. (Heidi Desch/Whitefish Pilot)

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The Last Best Ride bike race hosted 550 cyclists as they rode the trails and gravel roads around Whitefish. The inaugural event in August 2021 included two courses, a 47-mile route and a 90-mile route. (Heidi Desch/Whitefish Pilot file)

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