Josh Bryceland stormed to victory in Friday’s 2014 UCI World Cup Mont-Sainte-Anne downhill qualifying race, with current World Cup overall leader Troy Brosnan in second ahead of Andrew Neethling.

But this only tells half the story. Infamous for claiming bikes and riders alike, the Mont-Sainte-Anne track won the battle for many taking part.

The highlights above show just how tough one of the World’s hardest tracks can get.

The live braodcast of the final can be watched here.

More 2014 World Cup Monte-Sainte-Anne coverage:

Video: 2014 UCI World Cup Monte-Sainte-Anne downhill practice highlights

This is Peaty - Monte-Sainte-Anne helmet cam

UCI World Cup Monte-Sainte-Anne course preview