Heated Competition in the Crankworx Whistler 2012 Dual Slalom Finals
Troy Brosnan and Melissa Buhl Claim Victories in Close Finishes
Photos by Anthony Smith
Words by Brice Minnigh
The Crankworx Whistler 2012 Dual Slalom races pitted some top names from the World Cup downhill circuit against some of the fastest slalom racers in the world, making for some exciting action for the sizeable crowd at the Whistler Bike Park.
Troy Brosnan’s lethal combination of speed and style ultimately led him to victory over Luca Shaw in a photo finish, showing that he has fully recovered from his injuries.
Melissa Buhl won the women’s dual slalom in a close finish with Micayla Gatto.
Here’s a look at some of the afternoon’s action: