The new downhill-world champions had been crowned in Leogang. In the Men Elite class South-African rider Greg Minnaar finished on top of the podium, followed by Gee Atherton from the UK and Canadian Steve Smith. In fourth came Mick Hanah (AUS) and in fifth Sam Hill (AUS). In the Women Elite competition, the French Morgane [...]
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Steve Peat and Greg Minnaar are training in Leogang, check out this exclusive helmet cam preview! Scary track!
Enjoy the helmet cam view of Steve Peat down Mt St Anne 2012 World Cup Downhill track!
The Out of Bounds Festival in the Leogang Bikepark was on the agenda last weekend. Next to the 26Trix, a as Gold Event of the FMB World Tour classified Dirt Jump Contest, the second run of the iXS European Cup also went ahead. Since the iXS European Downhill Cup is only open to licensed riders [...]
Italiano Over 20.000 spectators rushed in Val di Sole for the final stop of the 2011 Uci World Cup. Aaron Gwin, who had already been claimed world champhion after the race in la Bresse, won again in Italy, proving that he’s really unbeatable this year. He finished his run with an astonishing time of 3mins [...]
Italiano After the World Cup Round 6 in La Bresse, France, the name of the new DH World Champion is finally clear. And it’s Aaron Gwin who secured his title with a third place behind Greg Minnaar (Santa Cruz Syndicate) and Gee Atherthon. Minnaar had qualified fifth but was on fire for his final run. [...]
Italiano Aaron Gwin and Tracy Moseley (both from Trek World Racing), also known as the men’s and women’s leaders in the World Cup, won their respective events in the Quebec resort of Velirium. [Picture: (c) André-Olivier Lyra] Moseley took her third win of the season to extend her lead in the overall women’s standings to [...]
Italiano Congrats to Aaron Gwin for having won the fourth stop of the Uci DH world cup in Mont-Sainte-Anne venue in Quebec, Canada. Neither this time the wheater has been clement, and the best riders of the world had to struggle on a pretty muddy terrain, on a track that is one of the most [...]