Despite last year’s controversy, the Red Bull Skygate down 999 steps of the Tianmen Mountain returned this weekend.
The event was cut short due to rain and results were taken from qualifying on a shortened track. Brazilian Barnado Cruz ended up the winner but maybe the real victory is that nobody was seriously injured, unlike last year.
We’re still waiting for official photos and videos from the event but until then, here’s the very best action from the riders themselves:
Don’t be fooled into thinking this is the same as your local stair set, the Skygate course is near vertical