The Suzuki Nine Knights competition is going down in Livigno, Italy this week. It's a massive course as usual, and promises some huge tricks. This is freeride at its finest, with a slightly mediaeval twist. Here's the course preview:

And here's the rider list:

Geoff Gulevich (CAN)

Ben Byers (CAN)

Sam Pilgrim (GBR)

Szymon Godziek (POL)

Martin Söderström (SWE)

Anton Thelander (SWE)

Linus Sjöholm (SWE)

Andi Wittmann (GER)

Tobi Wrobel (GER)

Peter Henke (GER)

Andi Brewi (AUT)

Antoine Bizet (FRA)

Yannick Granieri (FRA)

Pierre Edouard Ferry (FRA)

Antoni Villoni (FRA)

Sam Reynolds (GBR)

The finals are this Saturday, so you can expect a lot of absolutely huge edits to flood in.

If you missed it last year, here's what went down:

The kick-off

Days one and two

The 2013 highlights

And crazy GoPro footage