It's almost time for the craziest downhill championship on the planet to hit our city streets again. We've put together this video for those of you who just can't wait for the friction-free hairpin turns and bone-crunching crashes of the Ice Cross Downhill World Championship.
Red Bull Crashed Ice sees athletes from a range of disciplines compete on challenging downhill courses at up to 60kph. It requires speed, strength, technique and nerves of steel. With qualifiers already under way, there's not too long to wait for the first of the main races.
More about the upcoming season, including full details on qualifying events around the world, can be found on the official Red Bull Crashed Ice Website.
The finals of Red Bull Crashed Ice 2014 will take place on:
February 1 in Helsinki, Finland
February 22 in Saint Paul (MN), USA
March 8 in Moscow, Russia
March 22 in Quebec City, Canada