Photos and Words by Dan Griffiths.

The day has arrived, riders have spent the last few days getting comfortable with features, taming individual sections and proving they have what it takes to tackle such a course.

Gee, unfortunately, had to give racing a miss due to a shoulder injury earlier in the week but was in attendance at the finish alongside his brother.
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Now, the big challenge, linking everything together with one final run and getting down that hillside as fast as possible.

It's race day.

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Barelli would miss out on qualification. On to Finale for 100kms in two days for the mad Frenchy!
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You can see the full results here.