"Val di Sole is Streiff of MTB downhill"
COMMEZZADURA (TRENTINO, ITALY) 31 MAY 2012 - Cyclings governing body, the UCI, gave the Val di Sole world cup track a ringing endorsement today. Chris Ball, the UCI gravity representative, compared the track to Streiff in Kitzbuhl – a track which is widely regarded as the best in downhill skiing today. The world’s top riders have now arrived in Commezzedura and made their first inspection of the track today, before practice begins tomorrow for the second round of this year’s World Cup series.
SCHEDULE, FRIDAY 01st JUNE
08:30 - 14:30 Official Downhill Training - World Cup riders only
14:45 - 16:15 Downhill Timed Training - Top 80 Men & Top 20 Women only
16:15 - 16:45 On foot Downhill course inspection - Riders/Teams
16:30 - 18:00 4X Training
18:15 4X Qualifying Round
20:00 Video Red Bull "Strenght in Numbers" and Red Bull Party with dj set