iXS EDC Wiriehorn in pictures

The photo story of the 2013 iXS European Downhill Cup in Wiriehorn, Switzerland.
By Redbull.com team
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New surroundings
Finish Area at the iXS European Downhill Cup at Wiriehorn
New surroundings Wiriehorn played host to its first ever European Downhill Cup (EDC) event. The course, which is a popular track on the Swiss downhill circuit, was reshaped for the EDC. © Thomas Dietze
Manuel Gruber
Manuel Gruber in action during the iXS European Downhill Cup at Wiriehorn
Manuel Gruber Austria's Manuel Gruber grabbed the men's EDC win with a time of 4:02.12, just under a second ahead of Bryn Dickerson (NZL) in second. © Thomas Dietze
Stefan Garlicki
Stefan Garlicki in action during the iXS European Downhill Cup at Wiriehorn
Stefan Garlicki The South African finished just outside the top 10 in 11th. © Thomas Dietze
Lutz Weber
Lutz Weber in action during the iXS European Downhill Cup at Wiriehorn
Lutz Weber The Swiss rider was the fastest man in the seeding run but an injury in practice before the finals run meant he was unable to take part in the main competition. © Thomas Dietze
Andy Schaefer
Andy Schaefer in action during the iXS European Downhill Cup at Wiriehorn
Andy Schaefer It wasn't a good weekend either for Lutz Weber's iXS Gravity Union teammate Andy Schaefer. He finished well down the field in 35th place. © Thomas Dietze
Jana Bartova
Jana Bartova
Jana Bartova Jana Bártová was on for a leading time in the women's race but lost control and crashed only a few metres in sight of the finishing line. Jana only finished in 10th in the end. © Thomas Dietze
Zarja Cernilogar
Zarja Cernilogar in action during the Wiriehorn round of the iXS European Downhill Cup
Zarja Cernilogar Zarja Cernilogar was the fastest woman down the Wiriehorn track. The win allowed Zarja to extend her lead over her strongest competitor Jana Bártová in the overall women’s standings. © iXS Downhill Cup
Silas Grandy
Silas Grandy in action during the iXS European Downhill Cup at Wiriehorn
Silas Grandy In the junior category, Silas Grandy took his third EDC win in a row with his victory at Wiriehorn. He is the firm favourite for the overall junior title. © Thomas Dietze
Chapeau!
Winner of the men's race is congratiulationat the iXS European Downhill Cup at Wiriehorn
Chapeau! Manuel Gruber accepts the congratulations of Bryn Dickerson after beating his time and so taking the New Zealander's place on the Red Bull Hot Seat. © Thomas Dietze
Men's podium
Men's Podium at the iXS European Downhill Cup at Wiriehorn
Men's podium Manuel Gruber is flanked by second placed Bryn Dickerson, and third placed Marco Milivinti. © Thomas Dietze
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