Ergon official sponsor for Suzuki Nine Knights 2014
For 2014 Ergon is an official sponsor for the Suzuki Nine Knights 2014 in Livigno, Italy. The Nine Knights is one of the most innovative mountain bike freeride contests of the world and will take place from 16th - 20th June 2014.
The very first Nine Knight contest happened four years ago - since then every year the best mountain bike freeride riders make their way to beautiful Livigno, Italy to ride the impressive course. The trail section is new for this year. The riders who like trail riding and speed sections will be more than happy.
German mountain bike rider Andy Wittman is the initiator of Nine Knights contest. Andy and some of the best trail shapers realized the track. Their goal was to offer a contest on the highest level: “We wanted to created something new and unique. An event planned and realized together with pro riders and freeride enthusiast,“ said the 26-year old Munich resident.
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More info via nineknightsmtb.com and facebook.com/nineknights.
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