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Ascent Series Race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park

Highlights from Saturday's 47.7, 21.2 and 10.6-mile races.

Jonathon Eibling races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park.  The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Jonathon Eibling races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park. The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Mitch Westall races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park.  The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Mitch Westall races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park. The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Missy Ross races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park.  The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Missy Ross races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park. The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Connor Houtcheus races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park.  The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Connor Houtcheus races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park. The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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William Houth races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park.  The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
William Houth races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park. The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Ian Horgan races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park.  The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Ian Horgan races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park. The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Kevin Daugherty races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park.  The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Kevin Daugherty races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park. The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Travis Ekenberg races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park.  The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Travis Ekenberg races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park. The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Paul Galliart races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park.  The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Paul Galliart races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park. The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Jacob Fair races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park.  The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Jacob Fair races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park. The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Brandon Johnson races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park.  The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Brandon Johnson races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park. The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Aaron Selin races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park.  The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Aaron Selin races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park. The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Nick Thelen races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park.  The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Nick Thelen races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park. The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Heidi Martin, 11, of Colorado Springs races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park. Martin, who didn't start riding a bicycle until she was 8, has raced every race this summer with one more to come July 30. The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Heidi Martin, 11, of Colorado Springs races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park. Martin, who didn't start riding a bicycle until she was 8, has raced every race this summer with one more to come July 30. The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Missy Ross races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park.  The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Missy Ross races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park. The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Tanya Cross cuts the cake celebrating Sand Creek Sports' 100th race Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Tanya Cross cuts the cake celebrating Sand Creek Sports' 100th race Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Grant McCorine races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park.  The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Grant McCorine races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park. The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Michael Lee races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park.  The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Michael Lee races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park. The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Brady Smith races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park.  The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Brady Smith races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park. The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Ryan Ellis races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park.  The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Ryan Ellis races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park. The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Michael Lee races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park.  The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Michael Lee races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park. The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Ian Horgan races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park.  The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Ian Horgan races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park. The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Cameron Chambers races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park.  The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Cameron Chambers races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park. The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Paul Galliart races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park.  The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Paul Galliart races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park. The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Alan Marks races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park.  The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Alan Marks races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park. The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Racer Brandon Johnson signs a card congratulating Andy Bohlmann and Sand Creek Sports on their 100th race Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park.  (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Racer Brandon Johnson signs a card congratulating Andy Bohlmann and Sand Creek Sports on their 100th race Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Tracy Thelen races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park.  The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Tracy Thelen races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park. The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Robert Blackwell races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park.  The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Robert Blackwell races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park. The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Don Fair races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park.  The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Don Fair races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park. The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Jacquelyn Puett races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park.  The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Jacquelyn Puett races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park. The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Nick Thelen races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park.  The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Nick Thelen races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park. The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Alan Marks races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park.  The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Alan Marks races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park. The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Aaron Selin races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park.  The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Aaron Selin races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park. The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Tracy Thelen races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park.  The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Tracy Thelen races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park. The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Brian Vitulli races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park.  The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Brian Vitulli races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park. The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Robert Blackwell races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park.  The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Robert Blackwell races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park. The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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JJ Clark races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park.  The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
JJ Clark races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park. The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Jeremy Pfeffer races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park.  The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Jeremy Pfeffer races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park. The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Daniel Balderrama races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park.  The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Daniel Balderrama races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park. The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Ryan Beecher races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park.  The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Ryan Beecher races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park. The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Steve Thompson races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park.  The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Steve Thompson races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park. The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Heidi Martin, 11, of Colorado Springs races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park. Martin, who didn't start riding a bicycle until she was 8, has raced every race this summer with one more to come July 30. The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Heidi Martin, 11, of Colorado Springs races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park. Martin, who didn't start riding a bicycle until she was 8, has raced every race this summer with one more to come July 30. The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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A Kelby Pepper races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park.  The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
A Kelby Pepper races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park. The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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A cyclist races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park.  The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
A cyclist races Saturday, July 19, 2014, during the Ascent Cycling Series race at Cheyenne Mountain State Park. The race was the 100th of the series. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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