300 riders, 5 gruelling stages, the Whistler Crankworx EWS is always a sight to see. While riders may be surprised by the number and enthusiasm of the spectators, it is no surprise to anyone who has experienced Whistler’s rowdy culture.
Last years winner and local hero Jesse Melamed was sidelined with an injury, so the field was wide open. With a combination of pedal access and lift access, the race once again delivered thrills, and plenty of spills. Check the video below for highlights and results. –ML