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Aaron Gwin and Jill Kintner qualified substantially faster than their competition at the 2013 U.S National Championships of Downhill in Angel Fire, New Mexico. Gwin out-paced 2nd place qualifier and Specialized team mate, Mitch Ropelato, by over 7-seconds. Only nine Pro women broke the timing beam today and Jill Kintner obliterated the sparsely-attended field by 24-seconds over Jacqueline Harmony. Junior Men's racing was tighter with North Carolina riders at the top. Jay Fesperman just edged out Luca Shaw by .2-seconds for the fastest qualifying time.

2013 U.S. National Championship Downhill Qualifying Results - Pro Men Top 10

  1. Aaron Gwin, 5:23.188
  2. Mitch Ropelato, 5:30.789 +7.601
  3. Kevin Aiello, 5:31:994 +8.806
  4. Logan Binggeli, 5:34.486 +11.298
  5. Dillon Lemarr, 5:42.211 +19.023
  6. Graeme Pitts, 5:43.481 +20.293
  7. Cody Warren, 5:45.046 + 21.858
  8. Austin Hackett Klaube, 5:45.299 +22.111
  9. Ryan Condrashoff, 5:47.176 +23.988
  10. Trevyn Newpher, 5:48.256 +25.068

2013 U.S. National Championship Downhill Qualifying Results - Pro Women Top 3

  1. Jill Kintner, 6:06.305
  2. Jacqueline Harmony, 6:31.138 +24.833
  3. Anne Galyean, 6:36.244 +29.939

2013 U.S. National Championship Downhill Qualifying Results - Junior Men Top 5

  1. Jay Fesperman, 5:46.060
  2. Luca Shaw, 5:46.295 +0.235
  3. Shane Leslie, 5:50.957 +4.897
  4. Cole Picchiottino, 5:54.117 +8.057
  5. Jason Schroeder, 5:54.449 +8.389

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