Local racers had a great showing at Ashland’s Spring Thaw race.

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Photo By: WMSmithphoto.com

Some of the local racers who attended included:  Cierra Smith, Greg Rea 2, Don Morehouse, Jordan Lopez, Casey Coffman, Jon Wilson, Amber Broch, Mike Town, Scot Leland …. Many of these riders raced XC as well as DH!

Huge congratulations to Ex Drinks/Commencal racer Christian Wright who won the Jr Ex class with a Pro time and Santa Cruz Jr Syndicate racer Cierra Smith who took the gold at her Cat 1 DH race!

Wil Smith took some great race photos as always – here are a few them. Check more of the Spring Thaw race photos at WMSmithphoto.com

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Santa Cruz Jr Syndicate racer Cierra Smith on her way to a women's Cat 1 victory! Photo By: WMSmithphoto.com

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Northstar/Giant racer Greg Rea 2 showing good form. Photo By: WMSmithphoto.com

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GT Dirt Coalition racer Don Morehouse pinn'n the DH course. Don also scored a top 10 finish in the XC race! Photo By: WMSmithphoto.com

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Northstar/Giant racer Jon Wilson posted a great time in the Pro class against very tough competion. Photo By: WMSmithphoto.com

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Northstar/Giant racer Casey Coffman railed the course in the Pro class was only 3 seconds off of Jon's time for a top 10 finish! Photo By: WMSmithphoto.com

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Casey and lil’ Greg. G2 broke his hand in a crash on his race run. Get better soon Greg!

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Golddiggers

The Gold Diggers. I think we should have cheerleaders at all downhill events!  -Photo By: WMSmithphoto.com

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Ashland -Photo By: WMSmithphoto.com