The Crankworx Slopestyle event just got finished up here in Whistler and 2009 ended with a unique podium. Many awesome tricks were thrown down, plus a landmark was set for Crankworx.
Click here for more info and the winners and the TOP 3 Rider's Final Runs!(more to come as they load)
Crankworx 2009 marks a huge win for Gary Fisher rider Greg Watts, who threw down run after run in front of the crowd and managed to put himself at the top of the podium. A close second went to Brandon Semenuk, followed closely by Martin Soderstrom.The Top 6 riders were:
1st Place: Greg Watts
4th Place: Paul Bass
5th Place: Cam McCaul
6th Place: Mitch Chubey
7th Place: Darren Berrecloth
8th Place: Andreu Lacondeguy
9th Place: Kelly McGarry
10th Place: Yannick Granieri
Videos courtesy of larock.pinkbike.com
Here's a couple of shots taken by yours truly, hope you guys enjoy them!
Watts with a big no hander
Semenuk with a sick 360 out of the Mavic Bowl
Martin Soderstrom with a clean 360
Also, for 2009 a landmark was made at Crankworx for the first streaker to even run the course. This guy had balls, seriously, but we censored them so you couldn't see them. Mad props to this guy, the crowd went crazy.
For more photos from Crankworx 2009 click here.
Crankworx's first ever streaker