WALDPORT — Maeghan Easler and Stefano Barberi were the big winners Saturday, May 1, at the Oregon Coast Gravel Epic cycling competition.

The competition featured both the Abomination 60-mile race, with more than 6,500 feet in elevation gain, and a 37-mile Son of Abomination endurance race with 3,740 feet of climbing.

Easler, competing in the ages 15-24 category, was the top finisher among females competing in the 60-mile race. She finished in three hours, 12 minutes and 42 seconds. Serena Gordon placed second among women in 3:17.40, and Elke Peirtsegaale was third, clocking in at 3:30.41.

In the men’s 60-mile race, Barberi claimed the overall championship with a time of 2:44.23. He was followed by Denny Rowe III in second (2:55.54) and Paul Bourcrier (2:56.19) in third.

Liza Gualandi was the female medalist in the 37-mile race, breaking the tape in 2:04.01, and Andy Young was the men’s 37-mile champion after posting a time of 1:42.40.

Oregon Coast Gravel Epic

May 1, Waldport

Abomination 60-miler

Female results

Overall — 1, Maeghan Easler, 3:12.43; 2, Serena Gordon, 3:17.40; 3, Elke Peirtsegaale, 3:30.41.

Ages 15-24 — Maeghan Easler, 3:12.43.

Ages 25-39 — 1, Elke Peirtsegaele, 3:30.41; 2, Evelyn Boling, 3:32.16; 3, Kat Hampton, 4:29.07.

Ages 40-44 — 1, Serena Gordon, 3:17.40; 2, Fanny Hollingshead, 5:20.08.

Ages 45-49 — 1, Carol Aron, 4:47.56; 2, Anna Buckley, 5:07.34.

Ages 50-54 — 1, Jennifer Hart, 4:06.59; 2, Kristi Green, 4:44.22; 3, Karen Dwyer, 4:44.25.

Ages 55-59 — 1, Jenny Slawta, 3:52.07; 2, Stacey Romney, 4:50.00.

Male results

Overall — 1, Stefano Barberi, 2:44.23; 2, Denny Rowe III, 2:55.54; 3, Paul Bourcrier, 2:56.19.

Ages 15-24, Massimo Larsen, 3:02.36; 2, Elijah Krause, 3:12.35; 3, Curran Jacobus, 3:16.34.

Ages 25-39 — 1, Stefano Barberi, 2:44.23; 2, Denny Rowe III, 2:55.54; 3, Brad Petersen, 3:03.40.

Ages 40-44 — 1, Cody Peterson, 2:57.14; 2, Ryan Eisele, 3:05.30; 3, Seth Patla, 3:05.35.

Ages 45-49 — 1, Ryan Ness, 3:09.48; 2, John Craft, 3:11.02; 3, Scott Hood, 3:14.04.

Ages 50-54 — 1, Paul Bourcrier, 2:56.19; 2, Jonathan Myers, 3:08.47; 3, Dan Handorff, 3:12.12.

Ages 55-59 — 1, Scott Carroll, 3:13.23; 2, Craig Schommer, 3:15.25; 3, Lazenie Koulibali, 3:15.35.

Ages 60-64 — 1, John Slawta, 3:53.20; 2, David Leedom, 3:54.10; 3, Walter Vines, 3:58.46.

Ages 65-69 — 1, Frank Winters, 3:08.42; 2, Michael Longmire, 3:26.33; 3, Paul Wertzberger, 3:40.05.

Ages 70-74 — 1, Allan King, 4:24.42; 2, Vincent Sikorski, 4:33.22; 3, Daniel Mummey, 7:12.46.

Ages 75 and over — 1, Lew Brozson, 4:54.39; 2, Paul Bernstein, 5:13.30.

Son of Abomination 37-miler

Female results

Overall results — 1, Liza Gualandi, 2:04.01; 2, Audrey Freeman, 2:08.31; 3, Sarah Worthington, 2:08.35.

Ages 15-24 — 1, Audrey Freeman, 2:08.31; 2, Sarah Foster, 2:56.15.

Ages 25-39 — 1, Kimberly Dowe, 2:15.41; 2, Tausha Smith, 2:15.58; 3, Sara Halterman, 2:19.13.

Ages 40-44 — 1, Liza Gualandi, 2:04.01; 2, Amber Hilgert, 2:20.10.

Ages 45-49 — 1, Sarah Worthington, 2:08.35; 2, Susan Koonce, 2:25.04; 3, Dana Christensen, 2:33.27.

Ages 50-54 — 1, Tanya Appuhn, 2:18.16; 2, Renee Beard, 2:23.46; 3, Mona Daly, 2:29.31.

Ages 55-59 — 1, Rhonda Morin, 2:25.07; 2, Tracy Arras, 2:59.54; 3, Lynda Woods, 3:44.44.

Ages 60-64 — 1, Heather Leach, 2:09.39; 2, Kathy Hoskins, 2:25.08; 3, Karen Kenlan, 2:27.36.

Male results

Overall — 1, Andy Young, 1:42.40; 2, Kristian Pettyjohn, 1:47.39; 3, Stephen Snider, 1:51.59.

Ages 15-24 — 1, Luka Weierman, 3:01.09; 2, Micah Handorff, 3:01.43.

Ages 25-39 — 1, Andy Young, 1:42.40; 2, Kristian Pettyjohn, 1:47.39; 3, Stephen Snider, 1:51.59.

Ages 40-44 — 1, Aaron Bustard, 2:18.01;2, Scott gage, 2:31.59; 3, Tom Dolan, 2:33.20.

Ages 45-49 — 1, Albert Passadore, 2:38.24; 2, Thomas Delaney, 2:51.24; 3, Todd Mobley, 2:58.11.

Ages 50-54 — 1, Andy Leritz, 1:56.23; 2, Michael Remley, 1:58.43; 3, Chris Mills, 2:05.35.

Ages 55-59 — 1, Bill Petersen, 2:08.52; 2, Brian Quigley, 2:10.58; 3, Mark Hofer, 2:15.18.

Ages 60-64 — 1, Stephen Hemminger, 2:06.37; 2, Mark Sedore, 2:40.31; 3, James Smith, 2:41.28.

Ages 65-69 — 1, Samuel Martin Jr., 2:08.01; 2, Lee Duncan, 2:40.52; 3, Jeff Smith, 2:58.18.

Ages 70-74 — 1, Don Williams, 2:08.28; 2, Bob Kuehn, 2:28.55; 3, matt henderson, 2:39.45.

Ages 75 and over — 1, Tad Hodgert, 2:38.19; 2, Loren Russell, 3:03.34.

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