This is the only way I would ever have a hope of keeping up with the boys (and girls) on the World Cup circuit… cheating!
Three companies in the Czech Republic have collaborated to produce this prototype flying bike which looks amazing. I reckon it would smooth out the rocks and roots in Val Di Sole quite nicely.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mYvYh_fJ4PUElectrically powered and currently remote controlled, it’s good for only 5 minutes so far, just right for VDS. Although weighing in at 95 kg perhaps it could use a carbon diet!