Monday, June 27, 2016

Gorry Victorious at Angel Fire ProXCT

Taking his first elite victory in the ProXCT series, Under-23 National Champion Cypress Gorry earned top honors at the high elevation Chile Challenge in Angel Fire, NM this weekend. The win comes on the heels of a podium finish at the Missoula ProXCT and with just three weeks until the National Championships in Mammoth, CA.

Cypress Gorry
Gorry flies through thin air on his way to victory. (photo: PB Creative)

Adding to a successful day of cross country for the Whole Athlete/Specialized Team, Anders Johnson battled to the podium with 3rd in the UCI Junior race, while Quinn Simmons earned 4th in the highly competitive Junior 15/16 field. Gorry and Johnson then capped off the weekend with with 6th and 10th in the Pro Short Track on Sunday.

Anders Johnson
Johnson continued his build toward Nationals with yet another strong performance. (photo: PB Creative)

Quinn Simmons
Simmons excels at the high elevation of Angel Fire. (photo: PB Creative)

Cypress Gorry
Gorry wins the Chile Challenge ProXCT, his second ProXCT podium in two weeks. (photo: PB Creative)

Check out all the team's top-10 results here.

Next up for the Whole Athlete / Specialized:

07/01: World Championships XCO - Nove Mesto, Czech Republic
07/15: US Cross Country National Championships - Mammoth, CA
07/16: US Short Track National Championships - Mammoth, CA

Stay tuned for more exciting news!

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