Last year's winner, Mathilde Bernard, had a really strong start and began gaining momentum.
Matt Sterling crushed the opening rounds and was looking to make more damage before being stopped in his tracks.
Not the day Vaea was hoping for. She would have to sit out before the round of four began.
The blaring heat and sun had the build crew working hard between heats.
Tomas Lemoine getting loose in practice.
Chaney Guennet has won this even a couple times before and is looking for the three-peat tonight.
Bernard edging out Verbeeck going into the round of four.
Heavy hitters, Adnrien Loron and Bas Van Steenbergen, faced off in an earlier bracket. that's racing sometimes and Loron came out on top.
Kialani Hines fought hard to stay in the game and made it all the way up to the final round.
Danielle Beecroft climbed the ladder all the way to the bronze medal round.
Mathilde Bernard pushing hard in the corners.
Eyes on the prize, Mathilde Bernard looked unstoppable tonight.
Guennet was feeling the heat but stayed cool with every gate drop. The final round would be a nail biter.
Jordan Scott had a good showing, coming away with the bronze.
An uncharacteristic early exit from Bas tonight.
Tomas Lemoine continued his dominance as the evening wore on.
Chaney Guennet eyeing up the gold medal round.
Mathilde Bernard with the well deserved win tonight.
Bernard took the win over Scott, securing her place in the final.
Niels Bensik couldn't quite hold on to Guennet's wheel and would be send to the bronze pedal round.
Bernard over Hines and that's gold for her.
Gold medal match up for the women. Hines and Bernard going for it.
Bensik would edge Loron out and take bronze.