Bernardo Cruz Takes Gold at Crankworx Whistler's Contest With No Rules
The Official Whip-Off World Championships at Crankworx Whistler just gets more popular with each year. See some familiar faces?
Martin Söderström makes everything look effortless.
And sideways at the Whip Contest
Mastermind of the championships.
Awesome and rowdy crowds make the Whip-Off. 'Huck To Flat' was perhaps the winning chant of the day, and a couple riders did exactly that.
No stranger to air time.
You can almost feel his shins trembling.
Kurt Sorge got sideways all day with tons of amplitude
The Crabapple Hits are large booter jumps that require riders to go fast. Any mistakes result in gnarly consequences.
Casey Brown has been absolutely shredding and turning heads all week at Crankworx.
WHAT? Geoff Gulevich sends a backflip on the Crabapple Hits.
Thomas Vanderham's infamous whips are a sight to behold. Relaxed and completely in control at all times.
Bernardo Cruz won with this whip to no-one's surprise. Wayyy past 90, the sign says it all.
Your winner of the Official Whip-Off World Championships: Bernardo Cruz. Honorable mentions: Thomas Vanderham, Kurt Sorge, and Bas Van Steenbergen