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Every second counts: XC at 1,000 frames per second

With the UCI World Cup kicking off this weekend enjoy this slow-mo clip of cross-country action.
Written by Rajiv Desai
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XCO Slowed Down to the very second
The UCI Cross-Country MTB World Cup season starts in earnest this weekend in Albstadt, Germany, with the women's and the men's races on Sunday (May 19).
Our super slow-motion clip featuring action from last year’s cross-country season shows the sheer physical effort the athletes put in to compete professionally at this level.