The changes to the BC Bike Race course this year are both big and small, but regardless of size they all achieve the same goals; more singletrack. With the introduction of the Cowichan Valley as the new Day 1 Squamish will be the new Day 7 and the communities in between will flow in the […]
Five seems to be the lucky number for the big downhill leaders this year. Kintner’s fifth win on the the fast, jump-laden Air course down A-Line, comes just one day after Marcello Guiterrez crushed his fifth win in a row in the Garbanzo DH. The races represent the extremes of downhill racing on the Crankworx circuit.
It was another incredible performance from Cecile Ravanel (FRA), who once more displayed total stage domination and hometown hero Jesse Melamed won round seven of the Enduro World Series, the Crankworx Open Enduro presented by Specialized.
Riders come to the BCBR for many reasons and their preparation varies greatly. What they find throughout the week is that this is a group of people who share their passion and are ready to meet their needs, both mind and body.
After six days of developing techniques to manage their pace and expectations, and learning the flavors of British Columbia trails they are now operating with instinctual calculation, focused on harnessing the moment.