Friday the 16th has been the first day that the riders have been able to test the circuit parks and the cross because it was the day of official practice. In the afternoon also carried out the qualifying rounds of inline and BMX closed.
In qualifying BMX we have seen very high tricks thanks to the Central Park that let them fly very high. An amount of 24 riders have been classified for tomorrow’s semifinals. The first three positions have been Vasilii Balakhontsev (RUS), Iñaki Mazza (ARG) and Ricard Grimal (ESP).
In the modality of Men’s Inline Park have qualified 16 riders and two have been booked. The first three have been: Anthony Avella (FRA), Godenaire Romain (FRA) and Antony Pottier (BEL). In the women’s eight riders have qualified for the finals tomorrow. Lisa Authié-Mary (FRA) Condroyer Amandine (FRA) and Kayla Carmichael (GB) have been the girls that havewon the top three positions.
Riders are more than satisfied with the quality and the increase in size that have the venues thisyear. After a day where the sun and the heat have been the protagonists, everything is ready fortomorrow, el Parc del Fòrum Barcelona, shelter one of the most important competitions of action sports in Europe: the imaginExtreme Barcelona.