Locals Place at Hood

Stage 3 of the Northwest Cup Downhill series saw several local riders turn in good showings at Mount Hood. The event took place June 24-26.

Geo Smith of Project 529 was first in Cat 1 50+ with a time of 5.32.39.

Jason Moon finished fourth in Cat 1 40+ with a time of 4.35.75. Monte Price was seventh with a 4.53.03. Jim Kam set the pace with a 4:28.39.

Eric Loney was one of five riders on the mountain to come in under four minutes. Loney placed fifth in the Pro division with a 3.59.49. Specialized’s Mikey Silvestri was the winner with a 3.45.58.

Check the video of the Pro course. Looks like there might have been one or two rocks to ride over.

NW Cup #3 Ski Bowl Pro/Cat1 Course Preview on pinkbike.com

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  1. That video was shot four days before the race weekend started. The crew at ski bowl busted their asses and by the time we got there they had the course in amazing condition.

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