After months of rumours, watching repeats and counting down – the 2019 world cup downhill season finally kicked off! Round 1 saw us head to Maribor, Slovenia and we weren’t disappointed.
The third and final part of Jake Newell’s overseas adventure! You can check out part two here.
“The UCI will organise World Championships for e-mountain bike from 2019. The first edition will take place during the UCI Mountain Bike World Championships in Mont-Sainte-Anne (Canada).”
What is it with Mont Sainte Anne and epic world cups….? No wonder we are always coming back after years of racing here (some trivia for you; MSA is the only venue to have held a world cup or championships since the series inception).
Thank you! Mother Nature listened and today was the polar opposite of yesterday, weather wise… blue sky and sunshine – all around! Qualifying was the name of the game, of course before that there was practice to be had. Continue reading “Mont Sainte Anne – Day 2 – Qualifying”
We landed in Canada today, all primed for the race – first we had a bit of a drive to get to the track, as we got closer, the clouds got greyer and greyer…. then came the rain! It really came down – as the French would say ‘merde’, we will let you google that (we are in French part of Canada after all!).