On Oct. 19, the 10th annual ElliptiGO World Championships brought close to 50 athletes up Palomar Mountain in North San Diego County. The 11.69 mile route features a 4,209 foot climb with an average grade of 7%. Professional runner and ElliptiGO rider Johnny Crain surmounted the climb in 1:11:33 to take first place for the men’s elliptical bike category. Katie James, also a professional runner and ElliptiGO rider, earned the top spot for women in the elliptical bike division with a time of 1:32:20. Stand Up Bikes (SUB) were given their own division at this year’s event as ElliptiGO continues to expand its SUB product line. Billy Grace took first in the men’s SUB category with a time of 1:12:33. Amy Glen earned top honors for women in the SUB category, climbing up the mountain in 1:36:09.
See the full list of results below!
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Overall Results from the 2019 ElliptiGO World Championships
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Results from the 2019 ElliptiGO World Championships – Men’s Elliptical Bike Division
Results from the 2019 ElliptiGO World Championships – Women’s Elliptical Bike Division
Results from the 2019 ElliptiGO World Championships – Men’s Stand Up Bike Division
Results from the 2019 ElliptiGO World Championships – Women’s Stand Up Bike Division
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