Red Bull Rampage 2012: Exclusive photo gallery

After all the pre-event hype, fevered anticipation and jaw-dropping action, the sun has set on Red Bull Rampage 2012. While we wait for the video edits to begin flooding in, feast your eyes on great these shots by top snapper Malcolm Mclaws, who’s been out in Utah covering the event for ChopMTB. Roll on 2014!

Geoff Gulevich. Picture by Malcolm Mclaws

Geoff Gulevich lays the table

Brendan Howey. Picture by Malcolm Mclaws

The judges were looking for tech lines at the top and big tricks further down. Brendan Howey drops in during practice

Geoff Gulevich. Picture by Malcolm Mclaws

Geoff Gulevich styles it up for the cameras

Darren Berrecloth. Picture by Malcolm Mclaws

Rampage is big-mountain maestro Darren Berrecloth’s achilles heel. Failure to land a big 360 marred both his runs this year

Brendan Fairclough. Picture by Malcolm Mclaws

Brendan Fairclough was working on one of the biggest lines at Rampage until a crash in the qualis ended his hopes