Marcelo Gutierrez

At least there are lots of nice soft spectators to cushion your fall if you crash! Picture by Fabio Piva/Red Bull Content Pool
Brook MacDonald and George Brannigan have stepped in to fill the sizeable hole left by Aaron Gwin on Trek World Racing
The South Americans love their urban DH races – though you wouldn't know it from the looks on their faces! Tough crowd
Greg Minnaar en route to his second world title. Picture by Ale Di Lullo
Matt Simmonds is part of a large British contingent at the Leogang World Champs. Picture by Steve Behr