That’s a wrap: Gravity Nationals at Angel Fire Resort

Photos and video from the USA Cycling Gravity National Mountain Bike Championships at Angel Fire Bike Park

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The dust was in the air, as the 2014 USA Cycling Gravity Nationals at Angel Fire Resort got under way over the weekend. Big-name riders were among the line-up, including Specialized’s Aaron Gwin and GT’s Kyle Strait.

In the pro men’s downhill, Aaron Gwin took the title, followed by Neko Mulally and Mitch Ropelato, respectively.

In the pro women’s downhill, Jill Kintner of Team Norco International took the win by more than 20 seconds, followed by Abigail Hippely and Amanda Batty.

Luca Cometti, of Factory Intense Cycles Racing, rallied against Kyle Strait to take the win. Luca Shaw, of SRAM Factory, placed third.

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All must start somewhere. | Photo courtesy of Angel Fire Bike Park

All must start somewhere. | Photo courtesy of Angel Fire Bike Park

Angel Fire knows how to rock! | Photo courtesy of Angel Fire Bike Park

Angel Fire knows how to rock! | Photo courtesy of Angel Fire Bike Park

Lining up the drop. | Photo courtesy of Angel Fire Bike Park

Lining up the drop. | Photo courtesy of Angel Fire Bike Park

For those looking for speed, the Nationals course at Angel Fire would not disappoint. | Photo courtesy of Angel Fire Bike Park

For those looking for speed, the nationals course at Angel Fire would not disappoint. | Photo courtesy of Angel Fire Bike Park

Hip out. Table down. The course had it all, including a road gap. | Photo courtesy of Angel Fire Bike Park

Hip out. Table down. The course had it all, including a road gap. | Photo courtesy of Angel Fire Bike Park

Luca Cometti took the slalom win, beating out Kyle Strait on the finals run:


Video courtesy of Angel Fire Bike Park

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