Force Async Refresh
Specialized Racing: World Cup XC3 - Val di Sole - Not much rest in the first part of the new season for the cross-country crew, as Specialized Racing riders try to shake off various crashes and common colds from last week. Everyone showed true grit, and all but one battled into the top 20. Olympic champion, Jaroslav Kulhavy, is clearly regaining winning form, earning third place on a course not particularly suited to his talents.

Learn more about the bikes powered by the these exceptional athletes at

Follow Specialized Racing throughout the season at

Video shot and edited by Victor Lucas and John Lawlor on location at Val di Sole, Italy. Produced by Specialized Bicycle Components, Inc. Special thanks to Jason Chamberlain for pulling double-duty as suspension engineer and SBCU Professor Emeritus.

There are no comments yet. Got something to say? Be the first to comment...


Val Di Sole
Mountain Bike Spot in Panciana, Trento
Todd Wells
Lea Davison

Latest Props

Nobody gave props yet. Do you think they deserve it? If so, click the "Give Props!" button! It's an easy way to show your respect.