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Round THREE of the UCI DH World Cup & the Irish.

Round THREE of the UCI DH World Cup was in Fort William, UK at the weekend.

Elite Men – Results

Rank Name   Result
1 Troy BROSNAN 4:36.580
2 Samuel HILL 4:38.239
3 Danny HART 4:38.656
4 Aaron GWIN 4:39.096
5 Gee ATHERTON 4:39.722

Full Mens Elite Results – here on the UCI website.

Full Junior Men Results – here on the UCI website.

Elite Women – Results

Rank Name   Result
1 Emmeline RAGOT 5:12.624
2 Myriam NICOLE 5:21.334
3 Tracey HANNAH 5:26.600
4 Emilie SIEGENTHALER 5:31.191
5 Jill KINTNER 5:35.618

Full Womens Elite Results – here on the UCI website

You can watch the 2 hours & 12 minutes On Demand replay of the RedBull live coverage here. http://live.redbull.tv/events/356/2014-uci-mtb-world-cup-5-fort-william-dhi

Here’s some qualifying highlights.

How our lads fared.

Dan qualified for the final with his qualifying run putting him into 63rd. Dan then finished 61st in the final, he improved slightly on his qualifying run time.

Orange Dirt World Team rider Jacob Dickson finished fantastically in the Juniors category with a final position of 17th. This was Jacobs first World Cup and he is only going from strength to strength!

Chris & Seanan both finished their qualifying runs but were unable to secure a place in the final.

Unfortunately, Kelan had mechanical issues and did not finish his qualifying run.

Elite Men

Rank Name Result
61 Dan SHERIDAN 5:00.576
93 Christopher MCGLINCHEY 5:05.713
122 Seanan O’RIORDAN 5:11.681
DNF Kelan GRANT

 

Junior Men

Rank Name Result
17 Jacob DICKSON 5:06.53

You can follow Dan & Kipper on the rest of their world race adventure at the Nukeproof Junior Team Page Facebook/NukeproofJuniorTeam.

Keep up to date with Jacob Dickson and the rest of the Orange Dirt World Team headed by Ben Reid on their page Facebook/OrangeDirtWorldTeam.

Best of luck to all of the Irish Downhill riders competing in the next round of the UCI World Cup in Leogang, Austria next weekend.
Keep it lit!