The bonkers Suzuki Nine Knights event is kicking off in Livigno, check out the Press Release and watch the course vid:
The Suzuki Nine Knights week-long super session in Livigno Italy is in full swing. In fact with fantastic weather conditions on Sunday, the invited riders set out on their bikes a day early to check out the course and get familiar with the obstacles at “Il Castello” on Mottolino Fun Mountain. Judging by the trick levels on the “official” kick off day on Monday, the jump start paid off.
Szymon Godziek (POL) demonstrated his usual easy style with perfect extensions in his superman double seat grab, Peter Henke (GER) stomped the weeks first double backflip and Torquato “Toto” Testa (ITA) showed off his big bag of tricks on home turf. The Whip of the day, “one of the best looking whips I’ve seen”, according to Anton Thelander (SWE), was only one tricks that Sam Reynolds (GBR) pulled out to show that he on form, “The second day was even better than the first, we learned to set the speed for the jumps and nailed some massive tricks today. “ Together with fellow Brit Sam Pilgrim they take a run through the course in the GoPro Course Preview to reveal all its features, the POV angles show views from start tower, the main feature and the fun trail section with its multitude of refined obstacles.