Have you ever wondered what to do when planning a trip to New Hampshire? The town or North Conway is a charming little town with loads of shops, restaurants, scenic train rides and with Mount Washington just 15 miles away, having fun is going to be inevitable. Attitash Mountain just minute away from North Conway offers a variety of adventure activities, one of which is some of the best Downhill mountain bike trails one could ask for. Imagine for one moment, a ski resort with endless possibilities, loamy soft dirt that never goes away and elevation that is sure to keep you happy. Well thats what we had this weekend. A real downhill track with lots of challenges that pushed all level of athletes.
The endless landscapes were hard to ignore.
Chair was packed with riders and alpine slide guests.
ever take a lift up with an alpine sled? The staff loaded the carts up on the lift and it was sketch.
an assembly line was necessary for the amount of people wanting to ride the massive slide.
The other half of the Danny Cycles crew showing some team spirit.
Always awesome to see so many people enjoying the outdoors with friends and family.
So lush an awesome!
Tim White boosting into the first berm before the death road.
First turn into the woods was super sketch. Going from the bright sun light into the shaded forest was not an easy adjustment.
Jason Scheiding, flying down the fire road.
Steve Avery, committed to the darkness as he makes his way into the first wooded section of the track.
Benjamin Despres-Marin was consistent all weekend and looked to be a threat.
The man himself Mr. ESC, George Ulmer getting it done in the first section of the track.
Brian Kibbee looking smooth in one of the more technical parts of the track
Always awesome to see Mary Elges ride a bike, she kills it on a bike, and she will jump pretty much anything on the track.
Jason Mace taking it home as he makes it down fastest in mens Cat 2 40+.
Dan Currier adding some style to is run.
Jordan Newth bounces over some sizeable roots and he figures out the fastest line.
Time White riding with style as always.
Steve Avery, Making his way to the finish line.
Isaac Allaire, on his to taking his first ever first place pro finish.
Isaac Allaire in the hot seat waiting for the last two riders to come down.
Ever wonder who's photos your buying? Say hi to Jeb Wallace
Jared Boothroyd waiting for his name to be called as he takes second place in cat 2 19-29
Everyone waits for their names to be called. Even the four legged ones.
Stephen Larsons smile says it all. This was an amazing track and he has all the dirt on his face to prove it.
Mens Cat 1 18-0 podium. Gold - Ben Bodycoat, Silver - Aidan Casner, Bronze - Cole Michie, 4th Francis Perron and 5th was Andrew Weigiel, Congrats boys!
Men Pro Podium, Gold- Isaac Allaire, Silver - Jason Sheiding, Bronze, Alex McAndrew, 4th - Tim White and 5th- 5th Jordan Newth. For the Pro Woman, Gold- Mary Elges, Silver Stephanie Sowles. Congrats ladies!
Always sad to see everyone pack up, but we all know that next time will be just as fun. Thanks to all that made this weekend possible and see you at the next round of the Eastern States Cup.Photos and story by
: Jarad Kleinberg of MadKats Productions. Full Results Here