Absalon, Chenyen Win in Offenburg
Julien Absalon, the men’s overall world cup winner last season returned to the top spot on the podium this year with a win at the second XC World Cup of the season. Absalon had finished second to José Antonio Hermida at the first round. Ren Chenyen, who did not compete at the first stop in South Africa, won the women’s race.
Adam Craig was the top American male, finishing 14th. Sam Schultz finished 16th. Willow Koerber put in another strong performance for the women, finishing 11th. Georgia Gould took the 12th spot.
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