History made: Mara Abbott wins record 6th Iron Horse Bicycle Classic

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History made: Mara Abbott wins record 6th Iron Horse Bicycle Classic

Boulder native secures 6th IHBC crown
Mara Abbott made Iron Horse Bicycle Classic road race history with a sixth victory Saturday when she won the 45th edition of the race from Durango to Silverton. Her six titles are the most all time regardless of gender or classification, giving her one more win than legendary men’s racer Ned Overed.
Mara Abbott, center, wins the 2016 Iron Horse Bicycle road race on Saturday after finishing in Silverton. Mindy Caruso, left, came in second and Emily Jordan finished in third. “To have the opportunity to race here and come back to Durango and enjoy the roads was great,” Jordan said. The caliber of racers is always exciting.”
Mara Abbott, center, stood on the podium in first place, along with second-place Mindy Caruso, left, and third-place Emily Jordan of Durango on the right.
Mara Abbott crossed the finish line in Silverton top win her sixth Iron Horse Bicycle Classic road race.

History made: Mara Abbott wins record 6th Iron Horse Bicycle Classic

Mara Abbott made Iron Horse Bicycle Classic road race history with a sixth victory Saturday when she won the 45th edition of the race from Durango to Silverton. Her six titles are the most all time regardless of gender or classification, giving her one more win than legendary men’s racer Ned Overed.
Mara Abbott, center, wins the 2016 Iron Horse Bicycle road race on Saturday after finishing in Silverton. Mindy Caruso, left, came in second and Emily Jordan finished in third. “To have the opportunity to race here and come back to Durango and enjoy the roads was great,” Jordan said. The caliber of racers is always exciting.”
Mara Abbott, center, stood on the podium in first place, along with second-place Mindy Caruso, left, and third-place Emily Jordan of Durango on the right.
Mara Abbott crossed the finish line in Silverton top win her sixth Iron Horse Bicycle Classic road race.
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