Gallery: Downhill team tackles Val di sole

Trek Factory Racing takes on volatile course

It was a wild weekend in Italy for the World Cup Val di Sole. A hectic qualifications saw numerous riders drenched in torrential downpours, eliminating numerous riders from the finals, including the team’s own Charlie Harrison. It would be Kade Edwards and Reece Wilson would take to the start line for Saturday’s finals.

The track was looking wet

Ready or not time to ride

But first, bikes

Practice makes perfect on qualies day

Game time

Charlie Harrison would sadly not make it out of qualifications with massive rain hindering speed

Bikes ready, time to race

But first a coffee

Kade stomped down the mountain to snag P42

Reece coming in hot

Some time in the chairs ended with a solid P14

No rest for the team as they head to Switzerland for the World Cup Lenzerheide. Stay tuned!