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Downhill racing

ELITE DOWNHILL RESULTS AND STANDINGS FROM LEOGANG WORLD CUP

We included the downhill team results and team standings at the end, too

Loic Bruni of France and Vali Höll of Austria took the wins in the Elite Men's and Women's downhill races this past weekend in Leogang, Austria. Both Bruni and Höll look like they're on their way to being the World Cup series champions…
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FLASHBACK FRIDAY: HANS REY IN HIS DOWNHILL RACING DAYS

This shot goes back a little over 30 years ago

"Looks to me this was a Grundig DH World Cup around 1991, judging by the Rockshox and the SPD pedals and those Bully pants. Not sure which race—I assume Big Bear? Those were the days with hardtails and water bottles in a DH race."—Hans Rey…
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VIDEO: THE 1993 MAMMOTH MOUNTAIN REEBOK ELIMINATOR DOWNHILL RACE

With Brian Lopes, Toby Henderson, "Earthquake" Jake Watson, Ned Overend, Mike King, and more

This video gives us a look at a lot of riders, including Myles Rockwell, Brian Lopes, Toby Henderson, the late "Earthquake" Jake Watson, Mike King, Tom Rogers, Mike Bohannon, Jurgen Beneke, Albert Iten, Casey Kunselman, Jason McRoy, and…
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MONT-SAINTE-ANNE DOWNHILL RESULTS—ELITES AND JUNIORS

Great conditions and wild racing at the next-to-last downhill World Cup 2022

The downhill event at Mont-Sainte Anne proved to be one of the most exciting races of the year. One of the most notable things that happened was that Finn Iles had his chain come off his bike halfway down the mountain, and he still won. It…
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ELITE MEN’S DOWNHILL RESULTS FROM LENZERHEIDE WORLD CUP

Those French downhill racers are hard to beat

The Lenzerheide World Cup downhill race proved once again how tough the French men can be. Four-time world champion Loic Bruni has come back to racing again this year after injuries kept him out of the last two World Cup races, but Loic…
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JACOB JEWETT AT LEOGANG

Sick action from the World Cup downhill race

Maxxis didn't identify the rider or the photographer, so we went online to comb through the results to see what rider had the number 150 on his plate.
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AARON GWIN: GOING FOR SIX

With 5 World Cup downhill series titles to his name, Aaron Gwin is going for number six

“I was very motivated going into that first race... and I feel the same way after. I just want to keep improving every weekend” – Aaron Gwin Going for Six, Episode 2:  LINK HERE: When we think about our favorite DH racers we typically…
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