Garbanzo DH Crankworx Day 3

Garbanzo Dh is a technical 15minute DH from the top of Whistler Bike Park. The trails are steep technical and gnarly as you decend your way down to the Whistler Valley. Downhill bikes are usually the weapon of choice, this year Chris and myslef thought it would be a good challenge to hit it on our trail bikes the Santacruz Nomads and test our ability against the Worlds best Dh racers. Racing the previous two days in the criterium and the enduro it was all about survival and keeping it clean and fast on course.

Chris Johnston seconds into the Garbanzo Dh race pinned and loose as a goose on his little bike. Fraser Britton Photography

We were stoked to be just outside the top 20 and 1minute of the leader in a stacked pro field of 80 racers consisting of many dh world cup racers and local shredders. Full results are here –

Great Video from Pinkbike covering the Garbanzo DH. Look out for Wolsky on the Nomad.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s