2015 UCi World Champion, Loic Bruni and 2016 UCi Junior World Champion Finn Illes from the Specialized Gravity Team will be racing Round 2 at Nevis Range of the HSBC UK National Downhill Series.
Mark the 13th and 14th of May in your diaries now, for those wanting to race, entries are open with less than 100 spaces left. Enter HERE.
France’s Bruni finished on the podium in third place last year with a time of 4:40. Top honours went to MS Mondrakers Danny Hart with a time of 4:36 with Treks Atherton sandwiched in between on a 4:48.
Canadas Illes raced the BDS last year at Fort William and will be looking to go even faster after finishing second last year with a time of 4:57, just 2.7 seconds behind Madison Saracens, Matt Walker.