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Explanation of results:


XC- Cross Country. A mountain bike race lasting 1:40-2:30 hours

Short track- Like a criterium, but off road. A short, repeated circuit lasting 20-40 minutes.

Marathon MTB- A mountain bike race over about 40 miles

Duathlon-usually a run-bike-run race, distances vary

Triathlon- a swim-bike-run event. distances vary

Xterra-an off road triathlon. Bike and run legs take place on trail instead of road

Cyclocross-read here

Road race-name says it all. ~25-110 miles, depending on Category

Categories (sometimes abbreviated as”Cat”)

Mountain- Cat 3 (beginner) Cat 2, Cat 1, (Expert), Pro

Road-Cat 5 (beginner) – Cat 1 (Elite), Pro

Cyclocross- Cat 4 (beginner) – Cat 1 (Elite), Pro

Multisport- based on age group, sometimes an Elite category, above that Pro

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