Cross-country technique with Marco Fontana

Pro snowboarder Sigi Grabner gets some tips from Italy's Olympic medal winner Marco Fontana

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Cross-country embodies the essence of mountain biking, demanding  high levels of cardiovascular fitness together with the ability to think fast and react faster. For pro snowboarder Sigi Grabner it also provides a fun alternative to his regular training program.

Italy's London 2012 XCO medal winner Marco Fontana shares his secrets with Sigi and discovers a hidden talent behind the bindings.

For more on Marco Fontana, including his views on downhill becoming an Olympic discipline, check out Matt Wragg's interview over on Pinkbike