A short one just to let you know that gods decided to brake up the clouds today in order to let the riders looking for a qualification spot in friday’s halfpipe finals a chance to rip the “swiss quality” superpipe of Davos!
After the cancellation of the slopestyle event, riders were eager to go huge and the riding level in the pipe got nuts!
Iouri Podladtchikov was riding super-smooth and claimed top spot in the first heat in front of riders like Olympic pipe contender Gary Zebrowski. In heat 2, it was local hero Christian Haller who smashed the competition made out of experienced riders such as Xaver Hoffmann. And for the ladies, it was fully motivated swiss rider Manuela Pesko’s day.
Now we are set for the real showdown! More news here.