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Pietermaritzburg MTB World Cup: Preview

Nathalie Schneitter tackles the first steep climb  		CREDITS: Rob Jones  		TITLE: Pietermaritzburg World Cup  		COPYRIGHT: ROB JONES/WWW.CANADIANCYCLIST.COM
Many riders will likely walk the first steep climb  		CREDITS: Rob Jones  		TITLE: Pietermaritzburg World Cup  		COPYRIGHT: ROB JONES/CANADIANCYCLIST.COM
The first rock garden comes shortly after the start of the lap  		CREDITS: Rob Jones  		TITLE: Pietermaritzburg World Cup  		COPYRIGHT: ROB JONES/CANADIANCYCLIST.COM
CREDITS: Rob Jones  		TITLE: Pietermaritzburg World Cup  		COPYRIGHT: ROB JONES/CANADIANCYCLIST.COM
Julien Absalon is meticulous in his preparation, trying every technical section multiple times  		CREDITS: Rob Jones  		TITLE: Pietermaritzburg World Cup  		COPYRIGHT: ROB JONES/CANADIANCYCLIST.COM
Former women
There is lots of twisty singletrack  		CREDITS: Rob Jones  		TITLE: Pietermaritzburg World Cup  		COPYRIGHT: ROB JONES/CANADIANCYCLIST.COM
Women
Matthias Flückiger rolls through the Ampitheatre  		CREDITS: Rob Jones  		TITLE: Pietermaritzburg World Cup  		COPYRIGHT: ROB JONES/CANADIANCYCLIST.COM
Riders drop out of the switchbacks  		CREDITS: Rob Jones  		TITLE: Pietermaritzburg World Cup  		COPYRIGHT: ROB JONES/CANADIANCYCLIST.COM
Dropping out of the woods  		CREDITS: Rob Jones  		TITLE: Pietermaritzburg World Cup  		COPYRIGHT: ROB JONES/CANADIANCYCLIST.COM
One of the many drops  		CREDITS: Rob Jones  		TITLE: Pietermaritzburg World Cup  		COPYRIGHT: ROB JONES/CANADIANCYCLIST.COM
Julie Bresset has good form right now  		CREDITS: Rob Jones  		TITLE: Pietermaritzburg World Cup  		COPYRIGHT: ROB JONES/CANADIANCYCLIST.COM
Julie Bresset has good form right now  		CREDITS: Rob Jones  		TITLE: Pietermaritzburg World Cup  		COPYRIGHT: ROB JONES/CANADIANCYCLIST.COM
Gunn-Rita Dahle Flesjaa  		CREDITS: Rob Jones  		TITLE: Pietermaritzburg World Cup  		COPYRIGHT: ROB JONES/CANADIANCYCLIST.COM
Lukas Flückiger tries one of the lines in the Treehouse rock garden  		CREDITS: Rob Jones  		TITLE: Pietermaritzburg World Cup  		COPYRIGHT: ROB JONES/CANADIANCYCLIST.COM
Liam Killeen navigates one of the rock gardens  		CREDITS: Rob Jones  		TITLE: Pietermaritzburg World Cup  		COPYRIGHT: ROB JONES/CANADIANCYCLIST.COM
Julien Absalon enters the Treehouse rock garden  		CREDITS: Rob Jones  		TITLE: Pietermaritzburg World Cup  		COPYRIGHT: ROB JONES/CANADIANCYCLIST.COM
Absalon enters the Treehouse rock garden  		CREDITS: Rob Jones  		TITLE: Pietermaritzburg World Cup  		COPYRIGHT: ROB JONES/CANADIANCYCLIST.COM
Absalon took dozens of runs through the rocks, trying to find the best line  		CREDITS: Rob Jones  		TITLE: Pietermaritzburg World Cup  		COPYRIGHT: ROB JONES/CANADIANCYCLIST.COM
Absalon struggled in the rocks  		CREDITS: Rob Jones  		TITLE: Pietermaritzburg World Cup  		COPYRIGHT: ROB JONES/CANADIANCYCLIST.COM
Absalon finished second in Pietermaritzburg two years ago  		CREDITS: Rob Jones  		TITLE: Pietermaritzburg World Cup  		COPYRIGHT: ROB JONES/CANADIANCYCLIST.COM
Catharine Pendrel looks for the best line through the rocks  		CREDITS: Rob Jones  		TITLE: Pietermaritzburg World Cup  		COPYRIGHT: ROB JONES/CANADIANCYCLIST.COM
Georgia Gould was riding the rocks better than most  		CREDITS: Rob Jones  		TITLE: Pietermaritzburg World Cup  		COPYRIGHT: ROB JONES/CANADIANCYCLIST.COM
A coach points out the best line  		CREDITS: Rob Jones  		TITLE: Pietermaritzburg World Cup  		COPYRIGHT: ROB JONES/CANADIANCYCLIST.COM
Georgia Gould was riding the rocks better than most  		CREDITS: Rob Jones  		TITLE: Pietermaritzburg World Cup  		COPYRIGHT: ROB JONES/CANADIANCYCLIST.COM
Catharine Pendrel navigates one of the rock gardens  		CREDITS: Rob Jones  		TITLE: Pietermaritzburg World Cup  		COPYRIGHT: ROB JONES/CANADIANCYCLIST.COM
Catharine Pendrel navigates one of the rock gardens  		CREDITS: Rob Jones  		TITLE: Pietermaritzburg World Cup  		COPYRIGHT: ROB JONES/CANADIANCYCLIST.COM
Florian Vogel thinks the climbs are tough enough for a rider to break away  		CREDITS: Rob Jones  		TITLE: Pietermaritzburg World Cup  		COPYRIGHT: ROB JONES/CANADIANCYCLIST.COM
Defending World Cup champion Nino Schurter  		CREDITS: Rob Jones  		TITLE: Pietermaritzburg World Cup  		COPYRIGHT: ROB JONES/CANADIANCYCLIST.COM
Three riders are racing the cross-country in Canadian colours - Andrew Watson, Amanda Sin and Derek Zandstra  		CREDITS: Rob Jones  		TITLE: Pietermaritzburg World Cup  		COPYRIGHT: ROB JONES/CANADIANCYCLIST.COM
The team mechanics get a break while local crews provide bike washing services  		CREDITS: Rob Jones  		TITLE: Pietermaritzburg World Cup  		COPYRIGHT: ROB JONES/CANADIANCYCLIST.COM
The team mechanics get a break while local crews provide bike washing services  		CREDITS: Rob Jones  		TITLE: Pietermaritzburg World Cup  		COPYRIGHT: ROB JONES/CANADIANCYCLIST.COM

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