THE END. La Bresse World Cup DH Finals Slideshow

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​It's all over. The 2018 UCI Mountain Bike World Cup Downhill season is complete. The 7th and final race of the calendar took place in La Bresse, France on a new track with a new winner emerging. Martin Maes, Enduro World Series competitor took his first-ever World Cup downhill win just a week after winning his second EWS in Whistler. Gee Atherton returned to form with a 2nd place, Brook Macdonald punished the course to 3rd and Amaury Pierron, despite a podium-chasing run, slid out, feet from the finish but was still officially awarded the overall title for his stellar performance in 2018. Rachel Atherton took a hard-fought win, also securing the overall victory for the 6th time, adding another history-making accomplishment to her long resume of World Cup victories. Relive the soggy tales from a fantastic finish to a dramatic season of racing!

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​Sven, Boris and Dan Hearn battle sleep deprivation and come out on top. Vital would like to thank them for their dedication and hard work all season long, bringing us the best photos and most in-depth racer interviews! It's like we're there. YEW!

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