Claudio Calouri reports a quiet day in the Scott11 pits so far. The warm dry weather conditions were suiting the guys well... however, as soon as downhill practice was over though, it started pouring with rain.
is still out with his broken hand from Fort William, but he'll be back on his bike by Mont Sainte Anne. In the meantime, he seems to be entertaining himself by seeing how many times he can hop on one leg in 6 seconds. We'd post a video of it... but he just looks like he's going mad.
keeping it pinned through the roots. Image: Thomas Dietze
Ruts and braking bumps were already starting to develop during practice, but the rain will definitely mix things up for qualification. The track will instantly become way more technical and the rooty sections could become a nightmare for some... but great entertainment for the spectators!
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