The Way Things Used To Be

 

Semenuk took home third place. He’d make up for it later by winning Whistler’s Joyride competition five times in the next 12 years.

 

 

America’s Aaron Gwin impressed us with his first national downhill title in Sol Vista, Colorado, in 2009. We snapped this photo for our upcoming “Inside the Pros’ Bikes” feature on him. Gwin has since won five overall World Cup titles.

 

Wade “The Godfather” Simmons throws down some style at Whistler Mountain in 2009.

 

Georgia Gould had a huge lead in the last lap of the 2012 World Cup race at Windham, New York, when she suffered a rear flat. Georgia pushed her bike to the finish in tears after…

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