Recent Mountain Bike News
Oakley’s Georgia Gould and Max Plaxton overcame intense heat and a packed field to win the third Pro XCT, the 2010 Mellow Johnny’s Spring Classic, held on Lance Armstrong’s 447-acre ranch in Dripping Springs, Texas. Oakley’s Geoff Kabush and Todd Wells rounded out the men’s podium, taking second and third respectively.
Oakley’s Julien Absalon was 49 seconds ahead of Oakley’s Nino Schurter and won the third round of the UCI MTB XC World Cup held in Offenburg, Germany. Absalon and Schurter placed 1st and 2nd respectively. With this win Absalon took the lead in the standings.
Oakley’s Greg Minnaar and Rachel Atherton won the first stop of the UCI World Cup series in Maribor, Slovenia last weekend. Oakley’s Gee Atherton finished two-tenths of a second behind Minnaar and placed second.