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.
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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.