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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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LEOGANG’S WORLD CUP CROSS-COUNTRY RACES

Swiss and French riders repeat 2021 feat in difficult Austrian conditions

Race report courtesy of Red Bull: Mathias Flückiger doubled at Leogang again, repeating his performance of 2021. Photo: Bartek Wolinski/Red Bull Content Pool Mathias Flückiger and Loana Lecomte doubled up in Leogang for the second…
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WOMEN’S QUALIFYING RESULTS AT FORT WILLIAM

The World Cup race is tomorrow

The Elite Women battled for the top qualifying spots at Fort William on Saturday. Unlike the Elite Men's qualifiers, the British riders all finished outside the top five. Multi-time UCI World Champion, World Cup champion and young mother…
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PIDCOCK & MCCONNELL WIN THE WORLD CUP XCO RACES AT NOVE MESTO

Nino flats in lap 5, fights back to take third place and hold onto points lead

Olympic XCO champion Tom Pidcock secured his second consecutive XCO World Cup victory this year, while Australian Rebecca McConnell continued her perfect start to the women’s 2022 season with a third successive XCO win.
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LATEST UCI WORLD CUP SHORT-TRACK STANDINGS

The Short Track points standings changed after Friday's races at Nove Mesto

Friday's XC Short Track races in Nove Mesto brought some major changes to the men's and women's rankings. Before this weekend's Short Track races started, Pauline Ferrand-Prevot and Alan Hatherly were leading the rankings for the women and…
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WORLD CUP SHORT TRACK CROSS-COUNTRY RANKINGS

Look who's leading the points in the XCC category

This year, the UCI will be issuing World Cup titles to the Elite Women's and Elite Men's top racers in the Cross-Country Short Track competitions. Below you can see the current rankings for this new points category following this past…
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WORLD CUP XCO RESULTS FROM ALBSTADT, GERMANY, MAY 8, 2022

Tom Pidcock and Rebecca McConnell take home the gold

It looks like Nino Schurter has a serious challenger this year, as Olympic champion Thomas Pidcock looks to be the strongest racer in the men's ranks right now. Nino needs only one more victory to surpass Julien Absalon on the all-time win…
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NINO AND REBECCA MAKE HISTORY AT THE BRAZIL WORLD CUP RACE

Their achievements were a long time coming for both Nino Schurter and Rebecca McConnell

Thousands of spectators came out to watch the World Cup race action in Petropolis, Brazil, this past weekend. With the dawning of the 33rd season of World Cup cross-country racing, the jungle in Petrópolis, Brazil was buzzing with…
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INSIDE THE LINE: AARON GWIN AT THE LOURDES WORLD CUP—VIDEO

See what a day of World Cup downhill practice looks like from Aaron Gwin's point of view

Walk the pits and feel the vibes at Lourdes, France, as Aaron gives us a tour of what it’s like to be a pro racer from his head cam. Take a ride with Aaron on his first run of the season. Feel the excitement of being at the WC…
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THE WORLD CUP DOWNHILL BATTLES HAVE BEGUN

Europeans get off to a flying start, but Canadian and U.S. racers make the podium too

Switzerland's Camille Balanche and France’s Amaury Pierron came out on top as the 2022 UCI Mountain Bike World Cup downhill season started in style at Lourdes in France.
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FLASHBACK FRIDAY: THE GREATEST DOWNHILL RACE RUN EVER

Aaron Gwin's Chainless World Cup win

Back in 2015, Aaron Gwin made history when he broke his chain at the start of his final run in the World Cup downhill at Leogang, Austria. To the shock of everyone there, including the race commentators, Gwin went all out and rode the whole…
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World Cup Downhill: Timed Qualifying Results at Maribor, Slovenia

Reeece Wilson and Tracy Hannah score the top qualifying times in the elite classes

The timed downhill qualifiers were held Thursday in preparation for the first of the two World Cup downhill races to be held this weekend in Maribor, Slovenia. The first race will be Friday. The second race will be Sunday. Australia's…
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