Chrigel Maurer may have landed in Monaco – but that doesn't mean any Red Bull X-Alps athletes decided to slow down. The video above takes a look at the back of the pack, where dedicated, hardened athletes like Thomas Hofbauer and Iñigo Gabiria press on despite significant setbacks.
In the race for the podium, we get an on-site look at the battle between Antoine Girard and Clement Latour from France and Jon Chambers from Britain. After departure from St Hilaire, it was bound to be a tight race all the way down to Peille, the last turnpoint. Check the redbullxalps.com news section for updates on the exciting battle of strategy that went down on the last long leg.