Just saw it. How come the Final does not show as many riders as the Semi? I am sooo Happy for Benny. Fucking Kolb loosing by a cunt hair? He is on Fire. Verg is looking Hot. Finn,Gold,Bruni,my Boys teammate,can’t think of his name. It is going tobe a crazy finish.
What a rollercoaster ride of emotions, Was rooting for Dak or Beniot, so good to see Benoit finally win one. Poor Dak winning is only gonna get tougher next year with the return of AP, and another year for Jackson to get even faster. Jackson's ability to find big time in sectors reminds me of vintage Aaron Gwin. Its incredible
I only watched semi-finals from the last 2 races. Gwin was good but Hatton was mostly silent... for the girlz, Myriam was good. She loves the sport and speaks from the heart. She loves commencal too and let you know
Anybody remember Floriane Pugin? She came by our pits and it was really cool to see both of them at the same time. Floriane won Leogang in 2011. I used to do a lot of testing with her too. View attachment 200381
I love watching XC these days, but it's getting harder to ignore that top male and female riders are taking the piss with regard to doping. Some of these amazingly well-timed peaks and comebacks after illness are just laughable.
Of course, road racing is so thermonuclear now that any doping in MTB is child's play in comparison.
In case you had any doubts, Les Gets, France, still produces the best World Cup downhill races. The intensity of the track, the passion of the French crowd, and the ability of French racers to rise to the occasion make Les Gets a picture-perfect stage for iconic racing. Last weekend was no...