A record all her own

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A record all her own

Abbott wins fourth consecutive Iron Horse women’s road race title
Make it four in a row for Boulder’s Mara Abbott as she pedals into familiar territory Saturday in downtown Silverton. Abbott is the only cyclist to win the Iron Horse Bicycle Classic road race four consecutive times.
Mara Abbott climbs Molas Pass during the Iron Horse Bicycle Classic road race Saturday
Mara Abbott goes up, up, up during the annual Iron Horse Bicycle Classic road race.
Mara Abbott heads north of Durango into the Animas Valley during the 40th annual Iron Horse Bicycle Classic road race.
Mara Abbott and Kristin McGrath ride during the Iron Horse Bicycle Classic.
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Mara Abbot of Boulder, right, leads the pack during the Durango Coca-Cola Road Race on Saturday on U.S. Highway 550. Abbot won the women's pro category.
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Mara Abbot of Boulder makes the climb up to Coal Bank Pass during the Durango Coca-Cola Road Race on Saturday on U.S. Highway 550. Abbot won the women's pro category.
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Mara Abbot of Boulder, right, prepares to pass Carmen Small of Durango while riding through the Animas Valley during the Durango Coca-Cola Road Race on Saturday on U.S. Highway 550. Abbot won the women's pro category.
Mara Abbot of Boulder looks back to check on the position of Kristin McGrath of Durango after passing her during the Durango Coca-Cola Road Race on Saturday on U.S. Highway 550. Abbot won the women’s pro category.
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Mara Abbot of Boulder, left, and Kristin McGrath of Durango relax at the end of the Durango Coca-Cola Road Race on Saturday in Silverton. Abbot won the women's pro category and McGrath took second place.
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Mara Abbot of Boulder, center, moves up through the ranks of the pro men's category during the Durango Coca-Cola Road Race on Saturday on U.S. Highway 550. Abbot won the women's pro category.
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Mara Abbot of Boulder races towards Silverton during the Durango Coca-Cola Road Race on Saturday on U.S. Highway 550. Abbot won the women's pro category.

A record all her own

Make it four in a row for Boulder’s Mara Abbott as she pedals into familiar territory Saturday in downtown Silverton. Abbott is the only cyclist to win the Iron Horse Bicycle Classic road race four consecutive times.
Mara Abbott climbs Molas Pass during the Iron Horse Bicycle Classic road race Saturday
Mara Abbott goes up, up, up during the annual Iron Horse Bicycle Classic road race.
Mara Abbott heads north of Durango into the Animas Valley during the 40th annual Iron Horse Bicycle Classic road race.
Mara Abbott and Kristin McGrath ride during the Iron Horse Bicycle Classic.
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Mara Abbot of Boulder, right, leads the pack during the Durango Coca-Cola Road Race on Saturday on U.S. Highway 550. Abbot won the women's pro category.
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Mara Abbot of Boulder makes the climb up to Coal Bank Pass during the Durango Coca-Cola Road Race on Saturday on U.S. Highway 550. Abbot won the women's pro category.
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Mara Abbot of Boulder, right, prepares to pass Carmen Small of Durango while riding through the Animas Valley during the Durango Coca-Cola Road Race on Saturday on U.S. Highway 550. Abbot won the women's pro category.
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Mara Abbot of Boulder looks back to check on the position of Kristin McGrath of Durango after passing her during the Durango Coca-Cola Road Race on Saturday on U.S. Highway 550. Abbot won the women’s pro category.
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Mara Abbot of Boulder, left, and Kristin McGrath of Durango relax at the end of the Durango Coca-Cola Road Race on Saturday in Silverton. Abbot won the women's pro category and McGrath took second place.
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Mara Abbot of Boulder, center, moves up through the ranks of the pro men's category during the Durango Coca-Cola Road Race on Saturday on U.S. Highway 550. Abbot won the women's pro category.
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Mara Abbot of Boulder races towards Silverton during the Durango Coca-Cola Road Race on Saturday on U.S. Highway 550. Abbot won the women's pro category.
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