p4pb11272654Friday saw the first winners crowned at the Kona MTB Festival Serfaus-Fiss-Ladis.ROOKIES, with some 30 young riders competing in the Pumptrack Challenge. Victory in the respective age groups went to Atis Scerbinins (U13), his sister Paula Zibasa (Damen-Wertung), Elias Freidinger (U15), Bennet Newkirk (U17) and Till Eißler (U19). Downhillers and slopestylers were also in action, making good use of the day for their first training runs. Both girl and boy riders managed some incredible feats, with the promise of spectacular racing to come this weekend. Read more

Read more about the festival here and read Dirt’s German language report here