Anita Ortiz finishes one minute off course record
Vail, CO Colorado
LAKE CITY, Colorado ” Three Eagle County runners headed southwest for the San Juan Solstice 50-mile Run in Lake City. This was a run along the Continental Divide through 10 creeks, snow patches and elevation gains of more than 5,000 feet. Anita
Ortiz, top, completed the course in 9 hours, 53 minutes and 42 seconds, just 1 minute off the course record.
Brandi Resa, left , finished 135th out of 165 starters in 16:08.
On the men’s side, our own Markus Mueller of our Internet departmment came in at 14:18.01.
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Jeff Shiffrin, with his wife, Eileen, made the Vail area their home decades ago, and together raised Mikaela and Taylor Shiffrin, who was a member of the two-time NCAA Champion University of Denver Ski Team.