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Results: Summit Trail Running Series Horseshoe Gulch 6K/14K

The sole competitor in the men's 18-29 age division, 20-year-old Luc Hagen, posted the fastest time of any of the 111 runners who took to the 6-kilometer short course at Wednesday evening's Summit Trail Running Series Horseshoe Gulch event.

Hagen finished in 27 minutes and 23 seconds on the 4.17-mile course that covered segments of Horseshoe Gulch, Blair Witch and trails outside of Breckenridge, . It was a mark more than a minute faster than second-place overall finisher, 15-year-old Ryan Montera (28:37).

Montera's time was good enough to top the 27-runner boys 13-17 age division, edging second-place finisher Zac Witman, 17, by just 13 seconds (28:50).

That division saw the most participants of any of the 6-kilometer short course or 14-kilometer long course divisional races on Wednesday night. The 13-17 age group on the girls side saw the most female competitors, with 14-year-old Hope Stark running away from the 22-girl field by nearly two minutes. Stark's time of 32:45 bested the second-place divisional time of 16-year-old Marina Middleton (34:28).

The overall female winner on Wednesday's short course was 19-year-old Katie Rainsberger. In the nine-runner divisional race, Rainsberger's time of 30:37 was almost three minutes faster than her nearest group competitor, second-place finisher and 20-year-old Kayla Wiltala (33:46).

The 14-kilometer long course — the longest course yet this summer for the Summit Trail Running Series — required competitors to traverse 8.8 miles on the same trails as the short course, but with additional jaunts onto segments of the Hay and Red trails and Keystone Ranch Road.

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Thirty total runners competed on the long course, with 21-year-old Ryan Robinson posting not only the best time of 57:39, but also the only time under the hour-mark. Robinson was followed-up in the men's 18-29 age group by overall second-place finisher Brian Marshall, 22, who ran to a time of 01:01:26.

The fastest women's time on Wednesday's long course was by 39-year-old Jaime Falcon. Falcon's time of 01:18:20 won the 30-39 age division by an astounding 14-and-a-half minutes.

The next event in this summer's Summit Trail Running Series will be the Gold Run Trailhead 7K and 11K on Aug. 8 before the series concludes with the Carter Park 8K and 14K on Aug. 15.

Summit Trail Running Series

Race No. 4: Horseshoe Gulch

Age-group winners

Name time age

Short course

Girls 10-12

Ella Hagen 00:40:05 11

Girls 13-17

Hope Stark 32:45 14

Women 18-29

Katie Rainsberger 30:37 19

Women 30-39

Jenny Wong 39:12 37

Women 40-49

Kim Benedict 38:46 46

Women 50-59

Eva Hagen 33:28 50

Women 60+

Sharon Crawford 01:01:54 73

Boys 10-12

Will Bentley 37:23 11

Boys 13-17

Ryan Montera 28:37 15

Men 18-29

Luc Hagen 27:23 20

Men 30-39

Chris Blackwell 35:08 36

Men 40-49

James Dean 31:52 48

Men 50-59

Bob Cottrell 38:31 58

Men 60+

Elliott Henry 41:45 72

Long course

Girls 13-17

Grace Staberg 01:22:47 17

Women 18-29

Kelly Abdelnour 01:40:04 29

Women 30-39

Jaime Falcon 01:18:20 39

Women 40-49

Kim Eytel 01:20:05 49

Women 50-59

Lori Hawkins 01:58:54 57

Boys 13-17

Samuel Burke 01:13:40 15

Men 18-29

Ryan Robinson 00:57:39 21

Men 30-39

Galen Reynolds 01:07:57 33

Men 40-49

Mark Hurlbert 01:16:24 49

Men 50-59

Michael Hagen 01:09:15 55

Men 60+

John Swartz 01:24:14 70