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2011 Big Sky XC Photo Gallery

See the brutal conditions of the 2011 Big Sky XC off-road race in Big Sky, Montana.

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David Kamo had the holeshot but crashed in the first turn and had to retire.
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The race takes place on the Big Sky Resort. Dry conditions made for choking dust.
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Derek Steahly finished 10th for the OMA-KTM Motorcyle-Superstore.com team.
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Riders enjoyed epic single-track for most of the 10-mile loop.
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The ski lift was not running for spectators this year due to regular maintenance.
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Jason Thomas led early before pulling out of the race.
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The EnduroCross section was mild by most standards, but the rest of the track made up for it.
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A racer charges out of the EnduroCross section and back onto the slopes.
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Rory Sullivan took the win in the pro class.
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Rory Sullivan was chosen for the Nathan Woods Hard Charger Award after coming from outside the top-10 to win the race,
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Left to Right: Cameron Weaver, Rory Sullivan and Eric Bailey.
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This rider was holding down third until running out of gas on the last lap.
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Cameron Weaver works through the tight course at Big Sky.
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Eric Bailey shares his second-place story while resting on the podium.