An extremely dry and blown out track for the Canadian Open DH presented by IXS resulted in riders dancing on the finest of lines during their race runs. Here are the riders who performed best in the challenging conditions.
The Canadian Open Enduro presented by Specialized will witness the return of "Crankzilla," the massive day that crushed souls and dreams two years ago. The race will be survival of the fittest, but for now enjoy some dry and dusty practice shots.
Infamous for its long and ragged nature, Mont Sainte-Anne remains a raw and violent causeway from start to finish. With sustained hot and dry weather, what little dirt remains between the bedrock and cruelly positioned boulders won't be offering much in the way of grip this year.