Brandon Semenuk Takes Gold at Red Bull Joyride

Photo highlights from the Diamond FMB Event at Crankworx Whistler
By Seetoh Lang
Pro tip: use your keyboard to jump between photos
Eyes
Eyes Thomas Genon in front of a massive crowd over 25,000 strong. © Dale Tidy/Red Bull Content Pool
Throwing the Bars
Throwing the Bars Brandon Semenuk was consistent in the second round, pleasing the judges who were looking for a clean run from top to bottom. © Dale Tidy/Red Bull Content Pool
Let the Sun Shine In
Let the Sun Shine In Tyler McCaul tailwhips off the cabin in the sun. Weather was erratic leading up to the event, but clouds broke just as the competition began. © Scott Serfas/Red Bull Content Pool
Tuck
Tuck Sam Pilgrim rode with confidence, taking a deserved third place with a strong run. © Scott Serfas/Red Bull Content Pool
Söderström
Söderström Martin Söderström barspins onto the Red Bull Joyride cabin. Riders who were able to squeeze extra tricks into their runs scored high points with the judges. © Scott Serfas/Red Bull Content Pool
Click
Click Cam McCaul with a stretched indian air. © Scott Serfas/Red Bull Content Pool
Close
Close Anthony Messere DUMPED this 360 but unfortunately bailed at the end of his second run. © Mason Mashon/Red Bull Content Pool
Pilgrim
Pilgrim Sam Pilgrim backflips off the Red Bull Joyride cabin. Pilgrim and Brandon Semenuk were the only two riders to pull that trick off the flat drop. © Dale Tidy/Red Bull Content Pool
The Winning Run
The Winning Run Brandon Semenuk kicked off his run with an opposite truck driver. Serious first trick status. © Scott Serfas/Red Bull Content Pool
Second Place
Second Place Martin Söderström threw down an extremely technical run for his Joyride second round - even stomping a mid-run triple tailwhip - but stumbled on a 360 double tailwhip attempt at the end. © Dale Tidy/Red Bull Content Pool
Taking the Win
Taking the Win Brandon Semenuk celebrates his second Red Bull Joyride gold in three years. © Dale Tidy/Red Bull Content Pool
Local
Local A win for the hometown champion. © Jussi Grznar/Red Bull Content Pool
Podium Finish
Podium Finish Your Red Bull Joyride winners for 2013. Final standings: 1st. Brandon Semenuk. 2nd. Martin Söderström. 3rd. Sam Pilgrim. © Dale Tidy/Red Bull Content Pool
read more about
Next Story