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Swatch Rocket Air - Best Trick Shots
Apr 12, 2013
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Thun is just an amazing place for the FMB World Tour contest.
It's a pity that Rocket Air is an indoor contest, because the city overview is just insane
Thun is the perfect place not only for the dirt contest but also to chill and spend some time in the mountains.
Carlos Marin reaches for the ceiling on a fully extended superman.
Same trick, same color frame, but a different rider - Daryl Brown with his signature superman.
Pavel Alekhin did his first 360 barspin off a drop.
The level of prequalifying was really high this year.
Pavel Alekhin Vishneviy with an unbelievable flatspin table top.
Tobias Wrobel with fully extended backflip no hander.
Leo Delfour Barsacq with his perfect 360 one hand table.
Richard Fert qualified in the second spot.
Max showing us how to hit the barspin on the quarter.
Team Skandinavia on their way to win.
Anton Thelander during the team battle.
Sam Reynolds, Sam Pilgrim, and Ray Samson heat up the crowd.
Team leaders: Martin and Sam congratulate each other after the battle.
Team Skandinavia, Martin Soderstrom, Max Fredrikson, Adrian Tell, Anton Thelander, and Linus Sjoholm won today's team battle.
Louis Reboul, the the winner of best trick contest with a huge flip whip.
Stay tuned for more action all weekend.
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(Apr 12, 2013 at 18:18)
It would be cool to know what trick won best trick......
(Apr 12, 2013 at 18:58)
(Apr 12, 2013 at 19:00)
look at the last picture
(Apr 12, 2013 at 19:19)
thun is an amazing place....but where's the video?
(Apr 13, 2013 at 6:26)
ahah they edited it after I commented
(Apr 13, 2013 at 9:36)
here we go:
(Apr 12, 2013 at 18:52)
"Sam Reynolds, Sam Pilgrim, and Ray Samson heat up the crowd."............... where's the crowd????
(Apr 12, 2013 at 18:31)
That flat 3 table.........
(Apr 13, 2013 at 7:55)
"Around the world it will be possible to watch live as well the Swatch Trick Showdown and the qualification on Friday evening such as the finals on Saturday. The live stream boosts the weight of the event in the FMB Worldtour. A huge LED Screen in the ice arena of Thun will provide the spectators the live ranking and breathtaking replays right after the runs"
"According to the evaluation riders will be catapulted to a height of more than 10 meters. In order to cope with the 9-meter distance between drop and landing"
"This year the Flying Metal Crew expects a total of more than 10'000 spectators within the two days"
(Apr 12, 2013 at 18:48)
the girls in MTB are getting better and better...
(Apr 13, 2013 at 6:11)
The only question here is.... better at what?
(Apr 13, 2013 at 13:56)
Sam's 540 roll on to that step up was sick!
(Apr 13, 2013 at 13:57)
And this CRAZY 720 fricking hell!
(Apr 13, 2013 at 5:08)
There were more riders than crowds.
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(Apr 12, 2013 at 18:20)
Please give Pavel a real bike/gear! He really deserves it.
(Apr 12, 2013 at 18:52)
What do you mean? He seems to be comfortable with Merida/DCshoes xD just look at the flatspin table, couldnt be better
(Apr 13, 2013 at 3:14)
real? whats not real about his bike now? he shreds.
(Apr 14, 2013 at 0:38)
This guy is just a idiot.
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