The reigning world champ from Spain has won an unprecedented 15 straight XTERRA majors since winning his first world title in 2013. The former pro mountain biker also just won his second straight ITU Cross World title. Ruzafa has won every time he's started in Maui (2008, 2013, 2014).
Ruben Ruzafa was named world champion for the second consecutive year, while Flora Duffy earned the gold for the first time.
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The two pre-race favorites turned in stellar performances at the 19th running of the XTERRA World Championship on Sunday in Maui.