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Jake Richards takes on the rough and tumble course to win his second-consecutive "Short and Fat" biking title, which is part of the Fat Tire Festival in Hayward, Wis.

Richards repeats as the 'Short and Fat' biking champ

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Detroit Lakes' sophomore, Jake Richards of Callaway, successfully defended his title in the 16-mile "Short and Fat" race as part of the Chequemegon Fat Tire Festival in Hayward, Wis., Sept. 19-20.


Having won the same event last year, the 16-year-old expert level racer was a marked rider for the

entire race.

Eventually a group of 10 riders separated themselves midway through the race.

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