So with our ice cream and beer, it was back to the race start to see the men off.
The men's race was super exciting and if you didnt catch it, check out the transcript of the coverage on Slowtwitch. I was admittedly really surprised Matt held off Hunter and Andy. Major props to him; he had a helluva race and it was cool to see him totally stoaked at the finish. Here is Matt on the run:
Hunter and Andy:
After the races we headed back to the hotel for a quick shower and then it was off to the awards. The banquet was a bit shorter this year as they didnt serve dinner there but it was still nice and rowdy as the announcers decided to let crowd noise determine the "spirit" award.
Because there was no dinner, we were off to... you guessed it, Chipotle. Kevin decided to join us and then Steve Sexton showed up while we were there. Thats right, the top 3 overall all dining at Chipotle. That should tell you something, shouldnt it??
After dinner, it was time for ice cream #2 of the day (brownie ala mode w/ chocolate sauce this time) from Chick-Fil-A: