Michal Prokop put in a flying time of 39.418 edging out Jared Graves by 0.214 and David Graf (who?!) in third 0.596 off the pace.
Dan Atherton top Brit in 4th, Will Evans in 17th and Pat Campbell Jenner 22nd and Tom Dowie 27th just behind freeride flannel wearer Martin “The Machine” Soderstrom.
The rain caught out a few including Mitch Ropelato who went down on the last corner but has scraped through in 64th.
In the womens Romana Labourkova clocked a 45.605 ahead of Anita Molcik and Anneke Beerten with Katy Curd getting a great 4th spot.