Vail’s Josiah Middaugh claims title nine

Vail’s Josiah Middaugh claims title nine
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By Edward Stoner

VAIL — Four events, two days and once again the same result. Vail’s Josiah Middaugh didn’t leave much room for doubt Sunday, claiming his ninth consecutive GoPro Mountain Games Ultimate Mountain Challenge title to close the weekend’s signature event. Emma Garrard of Park City, Utah, took the top spot for the women.“It feels really good,” Middaugh, an accomplished pro trail triathlete, said Sunday after the final event. “I felt like I was pushed in every event.”The margin of victory may beg to differ, however. Middaugh finished with a combined time of 3 hours 25 minutes 19.72 seconds, just over 28 …

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