Gustafsson wins at Beav’ |

Gustafsson wins at Beav’

Daily Staff Report
Special to the Daily Racing phenom Austin Baker, 8, of the Beaver Creek Race Ringers takes a gate during this week's Beaver Creek Town Race Series.

In Week 5 of the Beaver Creek Town Race Series, the fastest man on the hill was Fredrik Gustafsson of Grimaldi International Real Estate with a time of 33.28 seconds.

Second place was Sean Delaney of the Beaver Creek Ski School with a time of 33.70 and rounding out the top three was Coyote Cafe’s Jon Meckem with a time of 34.01. Grimaldi International Real Estate still holds the lead over the rest of the field, however this week the Coyote Cafe has started to eat away at the lead.

Katie Keane of the Coyote Cafe won the Women’s Alpine Division bringing Nina Oquist’s four-week winning streak to an end. Justin Farnell of the Beaver Creek Snowboard School won the Men’s Snowboard and Sara Calabrese of the Beaver Creek Race 2 won the Women’s Snowboard. There was a dead heat in the Men’s Telemark Division this week. Doug Briggs of Markos Pizzeria and Tory Hauser of the Coyote Cafe both finished with the same time of 42.04, each receiving one win point for their respective teams running tally. Anna Methvin won the Women’s Telemark Division.

This week’s Coors Light Yard Sale winner was Warren Souther of Grimaldi International Real Estate on his releasable telemark skis. Roger Hart deserves a special mention for the best dressed of the night, as he showed off his lovely legs in his race suit that he continued to wear at Agave for the party. Finally congratulations goes out to Simon Marsh who was our grand prize winner this week. Simon is the proud new owner of a Suunto watch. Well done and enjoy Simon.Vail, Colorado

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