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February 13, 2011 in Outdoors
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Robin DeRuwe of Fitness Fanatics staffs the waxing station before Langlauf 2011.

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Teens get in the mood for racing before the start of Langlauf 2011 at Mount Spokane.

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Nick Bauer, center, Deb Bauer to his right and Jim Bauer far right pose a formidable family contingent at the start of Langlauf 2011. Also in the field was eventual Langlauf winner Brad Bauer and Linda Bauer. All of the Bauer family members stood on the medals podium after the race.

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A field of 230 racers starts the 10-kilometer Langlauf at Mount Spokane on Feb. 13, 2011.

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A field of 230 racers starts the 10-kilometer Langlauf at Mount Spokane on Feb. 13, 2011.

Rich Landers photo

A field of 230 racers starts the 10-kilometer Langlauf at Mount Spokane on Feb. 13, 2011.

Rich Landers photo

A field of 230 racers starts the 10-kilometer Langlauf at Mount Spokane on Feb. 13, 2011.

Rich Landers photo

A field of 230 racers starts the 10-kilometer Langlauf at Mount Spokane on Feb. 13, 2011.

Rich Landers photo

A field of 230 racers starts the 10-kilometer Langlauf at Mount Spokane on Feb. 13, 2011.

Rich Landers photo

A field of 230 racers starts the 10-kilometer Langlauf at Mount Spokane on Feb. 13, 2011.

Rich Landers photo

A field of 230 racers starts the 10-kilometer Langlauf at Mount Spokane on Feb. 13, 2011.

Rich Landers photo

A field of 230 racers starts the 10-kilometer Langlauf at Mount Spokane on Feb. 13, 2011.

Rich Landers photo

A field of 230 racers starts the 10-kilometer Langlauf at Mount Spokane on Feb. 13, 2011.

Rich Landers photo

A field of 230 racers starts the 10-kilometer Langlauf at Mount Spokane on Feb. 13, 2011.

Rich Landers photo

A field of 230 racers starts the 10-kilometer Langlauf at Mount Spokane on Feb. 13, 2011.

Rich Landers photo

A field of 230 racers starts the 10-kilometer Langlauf at Mount Spokane on Feb. 13, 2011.

Rich Landers photo

A field of 230 racers starts the 10-kilometer Langlauf at Mount Spokane on Feb. 13, 2011.

Rich Landers photo

A field of 230 racers starts the 10-kilometer Langlauf at Mount Spokane on Feb. 13, 2011.

Rich Landers photo

A field of 230 racers starts the 10-kilometer Langlauf at Mount Spokane on Feb. 13, 2011.

Rich Landers photo

A field of 230 racers starts the 10-kilometer Langlauf at Mount Spokane on Feb. 13, 2011.

Rich Landers photo

A field of 230 racers starts the 10-kilometer Langlauf at Mount Spokane on Feb. 13, 2011.

Rich Landers photo

A field of 230 racers starts the 10-kilometer Langlauf at Mount Spokane on Feb. 13, 2011.

Rich Landers photo

A field of 230 racers starts the 10-kilometer Langlauf at Mount Spokane on Feb. 13, 2011.

Rich Landers photo

A field of 230 racers starts the 10-kilometer Langlauf at Mount Spokane on Feb. 13, 2011.

Rich Landers photo

A field of 230 racers starts the 10-kilometer Langlauf at Mount Spokane on Feb. 13, 2011.

Rich Landers photo

A field of 230 racers starts the 10-kilometer Langlauf at Mount Spokane on Feb. 13, 2011.

Rich Landers photo

A field of 230 racers starts the 10-kilometer Langlauf at Mount Spokane on Feb. 13, 2011.

Rich Landers photo

A field of 230 racers starts the 10-kilometer Langlauf at Mount Spokane on Feb. 13, 2011.

Rich Landers photo

A field of 230 racers starts the 10-kilometer Langlauf at Mount Spokane on Feb. 13, 2011.

Rich Landers photo

A field of 230 racers starts the 10-kilometer Langlauf at Mount Spokane on Feb. 13, 2011.

Rich Landers photo

A field of 230 racers starts the 10-kilometer Langlauf at Mount Spokane on Feb. 13, 2011.

Rich Landers photo

A field of 230 racers starts the 10-kilometer Langlauf at Mount Spokane on Feb. 13, 2011.

Rich Landers photo

A field of 230 racers starts the 10-kilometer Langlauf at Mount Spokane on Feb. 13, 2011.

Rich Landers photo

A field of 230 racers starts the 10-kilometer Langlauf at Mount Spokane on Feb. 13, 2011.

Rich Landers photo

A field of 230 racers starts the 10-kilometer Langlauf at Mount Spokane on Feb. 13, 2011.

Rich Landers photo

A field of 230 racers starts the 10-kilometer Langlauf at Mount Spokane on Feb. 13, 2011.

Rich Landers photo

A field of 230 racers starts the 10-kilometer Langlauf at Mount Spokane on Feb. 13, 2011.

Rich Landers photo

A field of 230 racers starts the 10-kilometer Langlauf at Mount Spokane on Feb. 13, 2011.

Rich Landers photo

A field of 230 racers starts the 10-kilometer Langlauf at Mount Spokane on Feb. 13, 2011.

Rich Landers photo

A field of 230 racers starts the 10-kilometer Langlauf at Mount Spokane on Feb. 13, 2011.

Rich Landers photo

A field of 230 racers starts the 10-kilometer Langlauf at Mount Spokane on Feb. 13, 2011.

Rich Landers photo

A field of 230 racers starts the 10-kilometer Langlauf at Mount Spokane on Feb. 13, 2011.

Rich Landers photo

A field of 230 racers starts the 10-kilometer Langlauf at Mount Spokane on Feb. 13, 2011.

Rich Landers photo

A field of 230 racers starts the 10-kilometer Langlauf at Mount Spokane on Feb. 13, 2011.

Rich Landers photo

A field of 230 racers starts the 10-kilometer Langlauf at Mount Spokane on Feb. 13, 2011.

Rich Landers photo

A field of 230 racers starts the 10-kilometer Langlauf at Mount Spokane on Feb. 13, 2011.

Rich Landers photo

A field of 230 racers starts the 10-kilometer Langlauf at Mount Spokane on Feb. 13, 2011.

Rich Landers photo

A field of 230 racers starts the 10-kilometer Langlauf at Mount Spokane on Feb. 13, 2011.

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Nordic skiers race to the Junction 5 area of the 10K Langlauf cross-country course at Mount Spokane on Feb. 13, 2011.

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Nordic skiers race to the Junction 5 area of the 10K Langlauf cross-country course at Mount Spokane on Feb. 13, 2011.

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Nordic skiers race to the Junction 5 area of the 10K Langlauf cross-country course at Mount Spokane on Feb. 13, 2011.

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Nordic skiers race to the Junction 5 area of the 10K Langlauf cross-country course at Mount Spokane on Feb. 13, 2011.

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Holly Weiler, the eventual woman’s winner in the Woodies and Woolies division, races to the Junction 5 area of the 10K Langlauf cross-country course at Mount Spokane on Feb. 13, 2011.

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Kaley Hurst races to the Junction 5 area of the 10K Langlauf cross-country course at Mount Spokane on Feb. 13, 2011.

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Fiddler Peter Larson and Art Bookstrom kept the atmosphere lively with music in the Selkirk Lodge before and after the Spokane Langlauf 10 cross-country citizens race at Mount Spokane on Feb. 13, 2011.

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The Spokane Nordic Junior ski team members await the medals presentation after the 2011 Langlauf 10K cross-country citizens race at Mount Spokane on Feb. 13, 2011.

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The Woodies and Woolies winners get their prizes at the medals presentation after the 2011 Langlauf 10K cross-country citizens race at Mount Spokane on Feb. 13, 2011.

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Brad Bauer was the top overall finisher and Debbie Bauer was the top woman, shown here at the medals presentation after the 2011 Langlauf 10K cross-country citizens race at Mount Spokane on Feb. 13, 2011.

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Grace Ford, center left, and Ian McCarthy, center right, were the top skiers in the 11-14 year old age division, shown here at the medals presentation after the 2011 Langlauf 10K cross-country citizens race at Mount Spokane on Feb. 13, 2011. Ford was the second fastest woman overall.