August 21, 2016 (Whistler, BC) – Canada’s Vaea Verbeeck (Rocky Mountain) landed on the Elite Women’s podium in 3rd at the Canadian Open DH presented by iXS while reigning national men’s DH champ, Kirk McDowall (Dunbar Cycles), finished 8th as Tracey Hannah (Aus) Polygon UR, Spank topped the women’s field and Troy Brosnan (Aus) Specialized and won the men’s crown on Saturday at Crankworx. Canada’s Finnley Iles (Specialized Gravity Team) continued his winning ways taking the Junior Men’s race.
1. Finnley Iles (Can) Specialized Gravity Team 2:49.73
2. Magnus Manson (Can) Devinci Global 3.33
3. Henry Fitzgerald (Can) Steve Pete Syndicate 4.75
1. Tracey Hannah (Aus) Polygon UR, Spank 3:10.92
2. Manon Carpenter (Gbr) Madison Saracen Factory 10.81
3. Vaea Verbeeck (Can) Rocky Mountain 14.29
1. Troy Brosnan (Aus) Specialized 2:43.35
2. Tracey Hannah (Aus) Intense Factory Racing 3.64
3. Mick Hannah (Aus) Polygon UR, Spank 4.52
8. Kirk McDowall (Can) Dunbar Cycles 5.78
10. Mark Wallace (Can) Devinci Global 7.40
Full results here.