BMX Worlds Dirt contest in Cologne

Relive the Dirt competition at the BMX Worlds with these images from the event
By George Marshall

The BMX Worlds came to Cologne, Germany on July 13-15, and so did the rain… but that wasn't enough to deny the Dirt riders who took part in the contest safely beneath a bridge, with Kyle Baldock the victor. Enjoy these awesome photos from our man on the spot, George Marshall.

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Waiting in line
BMX Worlds Dirt contest 2012 in Cologne
Waiting in line Mike ‘Hucker’ Clark, Anthony Napolitan and TJ Ellis await their runs. © George Marshall
Qualifying
BMX Worlds Dirt contest 2012 in Cologne
Qualifying Riders travelled from all over the world to join the long queue for the roll in. © George Marshall
Anthony Napolitan
BMX Worlds Dirt contest 2012 in Cologne
Anthony Napolitan Anthony eyes up the course. © George Marshall
Mike Clark climbs the roll in
BMX Worlds Dirt contest 2012 in Cologne
Mike Clark climbs the roll in A huge roll in was required for the massive first set. © George Marshall
Ben Wallace
BMX Worlds Dirt contest 2012 in Cologne
Ben Wallace Ben nails a 360 look-back at height. © George Marshall
Anthony Napolitan
BMX Worlds Dirt contest 2012 in Cologne
Anthony Napolitan Anthony performs a 360 table 1-foot. © George Marshall
Cory Nastazio
BMX Worlds Dirt contest 2012 in Cologne
Cory Nastazio Backflip table over the last set. © George Marshall
Dirt Finals
BMX Worlds Dirt contest 2012 in Cologne
Dirt Finals The finals ran late on Saturday in front of a huge crowd. © George Marshall
Ben Wallace
BMX Worlds Dirt contest 2012 in Cologne
Ben Wallace A no-handed backflip. © George Marshall
James Foster
BMX Worlds Dirt contest 2012 in Cologne
James Foster Backflip tailwhip over the first set. © George Marshall
Kyle Baldock
BMX Worlds Dirt contest 2012 in Cologne
Kyle Baldock 360 backflip by eventual winner Kyle Baldock. © George Marshall
Mike 'Hucker' Clark
BMX Worlds Dirt contest 2012 in Cologne
Mike 'Hucker' Clark A huge dipped 360. © George Marshall
Ryan Nyquist
BMX Worlds Dirt contest 2012 in Cologne
Ryan Nyquist 720 truck driver from Ryan. © George Marshall
Ryan Nyquist
BMX Worlds Dirt contest 2012 in Cologne
Ryan Nyquist A 360 suicide no hander. © George Marshall
TJ Ellis
BMX Worlds Dirt contest 2012 in Cologne
TJ Ellis Superman backflip. © George Marshall
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