GlemmRide Bike Festival 2018: Torquato Testa (ITA) scroes 91.00 points and beats 2017’s champion Thomas Genon (BEL)

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GlemmRide Bike Festival 2018 – Saalbach-Hinterglemm (AUT) | Testa (ITA) breaks 2017’s Belgian-French dominace at GlemmRide slopestyle event!

This weekend GlemmRide Bike Festival showed outstanding mountain bike action, several side events und exuberant festival atmosphere under best weather conditions – for both amateurs and pros. The highlight of the festival was, once more, the FMB Gold Slopestyle. International top riders were set for the qualification on Saturday: Nicholi Rogatkin (USA), Diego Caverzasi (ITA), Tomas Lemoine (FRA), Erik Fedko (GER) and Thomas Genon (BEL).



In the finals, it was the Italian Torquato Testa, who scored 91.00 points (backflip tailwhip, double backflip, backflip no-foot can can) and claimed the top spot on the podium. Last year’s champion Tomas Genon (BEL) grabbed second place with 84.66 points (opposite 360 X-Up, 360 downside whip, opposite 360 can can)- Local hero Bernd Winkler from Hartberg/Austria was able to advance from the Pre-Qualification on Friday to the Qualification on Saturday afternoon, before surprising his competitors once more and securing third place in the finals with 83.66 points (opposite 360 X-Up to one-foot can can, 360 Double barspin, backflip tuck no-hander to barspin). This meant also winning the wildcard for seaon highlight of the FMB Tour: The Joyride in Whistler/Canada.

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Results

1 – TESTA Torquato (ITA) – 91.00

2 – GENON Thomas (BEL) – 84.66

3 – WINKLER Bernd (AUT) – 83.66

4 – PAGÈS Simon (FRA) – 82.33

5 – CAVERZASI Diego (ITA) – 79.66

6 – HONORÉ Antonin (FRA) – 77.33

7 – COUDERC Paul (FRA) – 75.66

8 – LEMOINE Tomas (FRA) – 73.33

9 – ROGATKIN Nicholi (USA) – 62.66

10 – ALANKO Alex (SWE) – 61.66

11 – FEDKO Erik (GER) – 52.33

12 – DOUHAN Viktor (SWE) – 46.33

 

 

 

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