Saturday Jun 25 2011 comments Western States 100 Mile Endurance Run By: Michael Kirby/Auburn Journal -A +A Michael Kirby/Auburn JournalShaun Pope (L) and Ian Sharman (R) run the Mosquito Ridge loop Saturday. Michael Kirby/Auburn JournalKorean runner Sim Jaeduk Michael Kirby/Auburn JournalSim Jaeduk of Korea at the Michigan Bluff aid station. Michael Kirby/Auburn Journal2010 WS100 winner Geoff Roes rests at the Michigan Bluff aid station before dropping out of this years run. Michael Kirby/Auburn JournalJez Bragg of Great Britain runs through a snow drift still on the trail on the loop outside of Mosquito Ridge aid station. Michael Kirby/Auburn JournalKami Semick (L) gets a little help from her sister Marne Strickland at Michigan Bluff. Michael Kirby/Auburn Journal2010 WS100 winner leaves Michigan Bluff Saturday afternoon. Michael Kirby/Auburn JournalTsuyoshi Kaburaki weighs in at the Michigan Bluff aid station Saturday. Kaburaki finished in fifth place later in the evening. Michael Kirby/Auburn JournalMike Wolfe (L) and his pacer Keifer Hahn (R) talk after Wolfe finished the WS100 in second place Saturday night. Michael Kirby/Auburn JournalJeff Bertot gets a sponge wash at the Mosquito Ridge aid station. Michael Kirby/Auburn JournalKilian Jornet (R) shares a light moment with his pacer Simon Mtuy (L) after winning the WS100 Saturday night. Michael Kirby/Auburn JournalGeoff Roes early in the race Saturday. Michael Kirby/Auburn JournalKilian Jornet was considered a front runner this year and placed third in the 2010 WS100. Michael Kirby/Auburn JournalKilian Jornet (front) and Tim Olson come into Mosquito Ridge Saturday morning. Michael Kirby/Auburn JournalMike Foote gets a cool down from his sister Rachel Foote in Michigan Bluff. Michael Kirby/Auburn JournalKilian Jornet has his weight checked at the Michigan Bluff aid station by aid station volunteers Joyce Miller (L) and Deb Paquin (R). Michael Kirby/Auburn JournalTracy Garneau of Canada, leads Joelle Vaught just out of Mosquito Ridge. Michael Kirby/Auburn JournalHal Koerner winner of the WS100 in 2007 and 2008 comes into the Mosquito Ridge aid station. Koerner dropped this year at Peachstone 70 miles into the race.