RESULTS: 2017 World Champs XC Team Relay

Nino Schurter anchoring the last leg in the team relay and making the pass for gold for Switzerland.

Switerzland takes gold in the first event of the 2017 UCI Mountain Bike World Champs in Cairns, Australia, by winning the Cross Country Relay. Jolanda Neff and Nino Schurter clawed the team back to the top as the race came down to the final two laps. Nino clocked a sub-12-minute time on his anchor lap to seal the victory. Denmark earned silver with France just inches behind in 3rd. Dig into the results below.

Team XC Relay podium with Switzerland earning the gold and Denmark earning silver in a sprint against France who took bronze.

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