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Swenson and Villafane crank out wins at Whiskey 50, first Canadian Gravel champions crowned – North American Roundup

SIENA, ITALY - MARCH 03: Alexey Lutsenko of Kazahkstan and Astana-Qazaqstan team attends Strade Bianche 2023 race route recon on March 03, 2023 in Siena, Italy. (Photo by Sara Cavallini/Getty Images)

Keegan Swenson defended the men’s title and Sofia Gomez Villafane captured her first at the Whiskey Off-Road on Sunday. Both competed in the 50 Proof Course, a total of 47.2 miles with 6,500 feet of elevation gain. 

After 50 miles of dirt singletrack sprinkled with rock outcroppings and little to no shade across the high desert terrain, Villafane left enough in the tank to outsprint Alexis Skarda on the pavement in downtown Prescott, Arizona. 

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