We caught up with road marathoner turned mountain ultra runner Sage Canaday after his first snowshoe race.
The 29-year-old is tearing up the trails.
American Stevie Kramer took second in the women's race.
The U.S. men secure silver as part of 9th WMRA World Long Distance Challenge.
Morgan Arritola earns the women's individual bronze medal.
She netted a $5000 bonus for breaking the 31-year-old record.
Over 150 competitors took part.
It was the fourth consecutive XTERRA National Championship for King.
Max King and Kasie Enman are crowned world champions in Tirana, Albania.
Trail running ace Max King headlines the men's squad.