Al Stock getting his huck on. There were two options here, follow the trail through those curves, or man up and launch it. You can't really tell from this photo, but he was so close to the tree it left a six inch scratch on his arm. That kind of confidence has put him in second place after the prologue.

From PinkBike: Saturdays are difficult for enduro racing. You need to tread a fine line: of course you want to get up there and practice, but you also need to think about saving your legs for race day. It gets harder the longer a stage is too, because there is more to learn in one go, but they will inevitably have tougher transfers to ruin your legs. read more