Leogang – World Cup DH #3

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Gwin is back ranking 1st after more than one year without top podium !

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2017 will be tigh is this sure. Loris pushed hard : enough to reach 2nd before his teammate Greg Minnaar but not sufficient to win a first World Cup Round !

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In women elite category nor Tahnee neither Manon reached to beat Tracey Hannah.

Put yourself in this guys shoes... Feels kinda okay being the best doesn't it?

Best wishes to Rémi Thirion after his qualiying massive crash (collar bone).

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Leogang UCI Round #4 – Race

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2nd win of the 2016 campaign for Aaron Gwin.

Leogang was also the theater of a great run for Loris Vergier finishing 2nd. This a good result after having qualifying 2nd yesterday.

Qualifying in peloton mode.

His qualifying time had be estimated dubtful because he could have been pulled out by Ratboy but not al all : Loïc Bruni ‘s Specialized Gravity teammate is a great rider and realized his best UCI World Cup result ever !

Troy Brosnan finished 3rd. Danny Hart and Greg Minnaar complete the podium.

Leogang UCI Round #4

Leogang’s weather : it looks like an oncoming rainy race day  !

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Leogang landscape.

Remember last season lesson learnt from Aaaron Gwin : keep the chain in the paddock to have a lighter bike !

Troy Brosnan and Rémi Thirion ranked 1st and 2nd at today timed training. Alex Marin Trillo ranked #15 after an amazing top 20 at Fort William last week end young spanish rider seems on fire !