Words by Flow | Images by Flowtographer

It’s always interesting to watch different riders tackle the same section of trail. Line choice and riding style are well analysed in the world of downhill, but rarely in XCO, even less so in Women’s XCO. Flow set up shop trackside at the Cairns World Cup during the Elite Women’s XCO to capture the different lines and styles of some of the world’s leading women over this tricky off camber rock roller/hip jump.

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Jolanda Neff. 9th place.

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Tanja Zakelj. 5th place.

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Bec Henderson. 10th place.

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Julie Bresset. DNF.

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Sabine Spitz. 4th place.

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Emily Batty. 2nd place.

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Eva Lechner. 1st place.

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Mio Suemasa. 26th place, but totally killing every descent.

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