15/03/2016

Crankworx 2016 - An awesome week in Rotorua

Crankworx 2016 - An awesome week in Rotorua
Crankworx 2016 - An awesome week in Rotorua

Crankworx Rotorua 2016 is all over and what a great week it was. After 5 days of action packed gravity riding there were some great results for New Zealanders as well as riders sponsored by Lizard Skins and Hutchinson.

Some of the best results for us included Kiwi George Brannigan from the Commencal Vallnord team (Sponsored by Hutchinson) who took out first place in the Men's Air DH and got a close second to Loic Bruni (sponsored by Lizard Skins) in the Men's Downhill main event. Anneke Beerten (sponsored by Lizard Skins) took out the Women's Enduro.

Honorable mentions also go to New Zealanders: Eddie Masters, Sam Blenkinsop, and Carl Jones, who got 2nd, 4th, and 5th in the Men's Endruo. Rae Morrison, Annika Smail, Vanessa Quin, and Katie O'Neill, who got, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, and 5th in the Women's Enduro. Louis Hamilton and Joe Simpson, who got 2nd and 5th in the Men's Air DH. Rae Morrison, Ronja Hill-Wright, and Jessica Jamieson, who got 1st, 2nd, and 3rd in the Women's Air DH. Matt Walker and Connor Mahuika, who got 3rd and 4th in the Men's Pump Track Challenge. And finally Brook MacDonald, Sam Blenkinsop, and Matt Walker, who got 3rd, 4th, and 5th in the Men's Downhill Main Event.

The full results are available on the Crankworx website.

Thanks to the whole Crankworx team and the Skyline Rotorua Gravity Park for putting on a great event. We'll see you next year!