On a day featuring torrential rain last Saturday, May 18, Sam finished second on his Scott Spark 900 RC by about 1.5 minutes after 111k and nearly 7 hours of racing in the mountains of Pisgah National Forest.
Full results are available here.
The next day's 55k race awaited, when Sam took the lead to win in 4 hours, 46 minutes. Results are here.
Almost twelve hours combined for Saturday and Sunday - that's a lot of racing in two days!