Mischo breaks Siegrist's qualifying record
Mischo Erban crosses the finish line to qualify #1. Photo John Ozman
Goldendale, WA, USA - Mischo Erban broke Martin Siegrist's year old qualifying record of 3:08.442 when he turned in a time of 3:07.139 to earn the #1 qualifying position for tomorrow's Open Downhill Skateboard final. James Kelly finished in the #2 position with a time of 3:07.500 followed by Nathan Lang in 3rd with a 3:07.681.
Erban Leads Day One Qualifying
Mischo Erban on his way to posting the fastest qualifying time of the day. Photo Marcus Rietema
Goldendale, WA, USA - Mischo Erban was the first skater down the Maryhill course in qualifying today and laid down a time that no one else could touch for the rest of the day. Qualifying in second place was Brazilian Douglas Silva making his first ever appearance at Maryhill.
Second full day of practice
Bob LaVoie ends up in the bales. Photo Marcus Rietema
Goldendale, WA, USA – Practice resumed for the second straight day on the Maryhill Loops Road as the riders tuned their equipment and continued to refine their optimal lines down the course. More competitors continued to stream in from across the country and around the globe in anticipation of Friday’s first qualifying run. >