The 2016 UCI Mountain Bike World Championships concluded on Sunday in Val di Sole, Italy, with the Downhill, where rainbow jerseys were awarded in the Junior and Elite categories. Rachel Atherton (Great Britain) capped a perfect season by successfully defending the Elite Women's title, while Danny Hart (Great Britain) won the Men's title. In the Junior categories, Finnley Iles (Canada) ...
The first world titles of the 2016 UCI Mountain Bike World Championships for Four-cross and Downhill were awarded on Friday night in Val di Sole, Italy. Caroline Buchanan of Australia took the women's title and Mitja Ergaver of Slovenia the men's.
When the 2016 UCI Downhill World Championships take place this weekend in Val di Sole, Italy, there will be, as always, forerunners on the course ahead of the racers - downhill riders who make sure the course is clear of obstacles and provide a final safety check. One of those riders for Val di Sole will be Italian competitor Alessandro Avigliano.
The downhill and four-cross tracks for the 2016 UCI Mountain Bike World Championships in Val di Sole, Italy, are well known to the gravity racers, having been a fixture on the international circuit since the last UCI World Championships held there in 2008.