Vigo 2011 DH Race

Posted: March 29, 2011 in General, General Ramblings, Videos

As a visual spectacle XC really is as dull as ditchwater when you compare it with other forms of this sport. Check out this clip:

http://player.freecaster.com/FCPlayer.swf?id=dj0xMDE1MTgzJmM9MTAwMDAwNg

I can’t embed the link properly but I’ll keep trying.

In comparison…. the worlds XC championship

Both require ability, stamina and bags of skill but quite honestly, I know which I’d prefer to watch. Is it any wonder, XC isn’t as attractive to younger riders especially when you compare it to this sort of thing….

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