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Photos: Cyclocross on the APU trails

  • Author: Bill Roth
  • Updated: October 9, 2017
  • Published October 9, 2017
Ellie Mitchell, 17, climbs a steep hill en route to winning the All Women class at the Alaska Cyclocross Series Arctic Cross race held at APU on Sunday, Oct. 8, 2017. (Bill Roth / Alaska Dispatch News)
Competitors in the Beginner Men, Master Men 55+, and Adult Unicycle leap over barriers during the Alaska Cyclocross Series Arctic Cross Race #6 held at APU on Sunday, Oct. 8, 2017. The final race of the season will be held next Saturday at the Jodhpur Trailhead in Kincaid Park. (Bill Roth / Alaska Dispatch News)
Racers hit the trails at APU during the Alaska Cyclocross Series Arctic Cross on Sunday, Oct. 8, 2017. The final race of the season will be held next Saturday at the Jodhpur Trailhead in Kincaid Park. (Bill Roth / Alaska Dispatch News)
Racers hit the trails at APU during the Alaska Cyclocross Series Arctic Cross on Sunday, Oct. 8, 2017. The final race of the season will be held next Saturday at the Jodhpur Trailhead in Kincaid Park. (Bill Roth / Alaska Dispatch News)
Racers hit the trails at APU during the Alaska Cyclocross Series Arctic Cross on Sunday, Oct. 8, 2017. The final race of the season will be held next Saturday at the Jodhpur Trailhead in Kincaid Park. (Bill Roth / Alaska Dispatch News)
Women hit the course during the during the Alaska Cyclocross Series Arctic Cross at APU on Sunday, Oct. 8, 2017. (Bill Roth / Alaska Dispatch News)
Laura Fox leaps over a barrier during the Alaska Cyclocross Series Arctic Cross at APU on Sunday, Oct. 8, 2017. (Bill Roth / Alaska Dispatch News)
Women climb a steep hill during the Alaska Cyclocross Series Arctic Cross at APU on Sunday, Oct. 8, 2017. (Bill Roth / Alaska Dispatch News)
Racers hit the trails at APU during the Alaska Cyclocross Series Arctic Cross on Sunday, Oct. 8, 2017. The final race of the season will be held next Saturday at the Jodhpur Trailhead in Kincaid Park. (Bill Roth / Alaska Dispatch News)
Racers hit the trails at APU during the Alaska Cyclocross Series Arctic Cross on Sunday, Oct. 8, 2017. The final race of the season will be held next Saturday at the Jodhpur Trailhead in Kincaid Park. (Bill Roth / Alaska Dispatch News)
Racers hit the trails at APU during the Alaska Cyclocross Series Arctic Cross on Sunday, Oct. 8, 2017. The final race of the season will be held next Saturday at the Jodhpur Trailhead in Kincaid Park. (Bill Roth / Alaska Dispatch News)
Ellie Mitchell leaps over a barrier during the Alaska Cyclocross Series Arctic Cross at APU on Sunday, Oct. 8, 2017. (Bill Roth / Alaska Dispatch News)
Ellie Mitchell rides downhill during the Alaska Cyclocross Series Arctic Cross at APU on Sunday, Oct. 8, 2017. (Bill Roth / Alaska Dispatch News)
Ellie Mitchell, 17, won the women’s open race during the Alaska Cyclocross Series Arctic Cross held at APU on Sunday, Oct. 8, 2017. (Bill Roth / Alaska Dispatch News)
Kids hit the course during a one lap race the Alaska Cyclocross Series Arctic Cross at APU on Sunday, Oct. 8, 2017. (Bill Roth / Alaska Dispatch News)
Kids hit the course during a one lap race the Alaska Cyclocross Series Arctic Cross at APU on Sunday, Oct. 8, 2017. (Bill Roth / Alaska Dispatch News)
Kids hit the course during a one lap race the Alaska Cyclocross Series Arctic Cross at APU on Sunday, Oct. 8, 2017. (Bill Roth / Alaska Dispatch News)
Kids hit the course during a one lap race the Alaska Cyclocross Series Arctic Cross at APU on Sunday, Oct. 8, 2017. (Bill Roth / Alaska Dispatch News)

Cyclists took over the trails at Alaska Pacific University for the Alaska Cyclocross Series Arctic Cross on Sunday, Oct. 8, 2017.  The final race of the season will be Saturday at the Jodhpur Trailhead in Kincaid Park.