DAINESE AT CRANKWORX LES DEUX ALPES
11 July 2013 | News
This week Crankworx Les 2 Alpesis back with 8 full days devoted to mountain biking in the heart of the French Alps and is the only Crankworx event to take place outside of North America.
Crankworx surely is the pinnacle event for mountain biking and is famous for attracting the world's best athletes, industry folks and thousands of bike enthusiast.
This year, as a second edition of the event, things got even more interesting with the Cannondale Enduro, one of seven stops on the newly-formed Enduro World Series tour.
Dainese rider have done extremely well in the Enduro race: Sam Blenkinsop took the third place behind the living legend Nico Vouilloz and the top ranked Jerome Clementz.
"It's a good new sport, especially for the guys who used to race downhill. It's good for us, as it's kinda a back up plan. " Says Blenki. Needless to say, a podium among the world’s best specialists of this discipline looks like a back-up plan gone really well for the DH racer!
A lot of action is yet to come this week at the Old World’s best bike park, especially the jaw-dropping tricks of the slopestyle contest on Sunday.
Dainese will be present for the entire duration of the festival so make sure you come visit our booth at the expo area.