Red Bull Rampage extreme mountain biking

On a gusty day in Southern Utah, a group of 25 daring mountain bikers blew the doors off what is possible on two wheels, unleashing some of the biggest moments the sport has ever seen. While mother nature only allowed for one full run before the conditions made it impossible to ride, that was all that was needed for event veteran Kyle Strait, who won the event for the second time – eight years after his first Red Bull Rampage title.

Cam Zink set a mountain biking record by landing a 78 foot backflip on the trail.

James Doerfling attempts to jump the large Oakley Sender during practice at Red Bull Rampage, in Virgin, UT. Ian Hylands/Red Bull Content Pool
James Doerfling attempts to jump the large Oakley Sender during practice at Red Bull Rampage, in Virgin, UT. Ian Hylands/Red Bull Content Pool
James Doerfling attempts to jump the large Oakley Sender during practice at Red Bull Rampage, in Virgin, UT. Ian Hylands/Red Bull Content Pool
Makken Haugen hikes the course during the Red Bull Rampage in Virgin, Utah. © Red Bull Media House
Makken Haugen hikes the course during the Red Bull Rampage in Virgin, Utah.
Makken Haugen hikes the course during the Red Bull Rampage in Virgin, Utah. © Red Bull Media House
Cam Zink lands a 78 foot backflip during the finals of Red Bull Rampage in Virgin, UT. John Gibson/Red Bull Content Pool
Cam Zink lands a 78 foot backflip during the finals of Red Bull Rampage in Virgin, UT.
Cam Zink lands a 78 foot backflip during the finals of Red Bull Rampage in Virgin, UT. John Gibson/Red Bull Content Pool
Anton Thelander rides during Red Bull Rampage qualifiers in Virgin, Utah. Christian Pondella/Red Bull Content Pool
Anton Thelander rides during Red Bull Rampage qualifiers in Virgin, Utah. Christian Pondella/Red Bull Content Pool
Anton Thelander rides during Red Bull Rampage qualifiers in Virgin, Utah. Christian Pondella/Red Bull Content Pool
A course worker puts up a banner at Red Bull Rampage, in Virgin, UT. John Gibson/Red Bull Content Pool
A course worker puts up a banner at Red Bull Rampage, in Virgin, UT. John Gibson/Red Bull Content Pool
A course worker puts up a banner at Red Bull Rampage, in Virgin, UT. John Gibson/Red Bull Content Pool
Graham Agassiz rides to a first place finish in the qualifying round at Red Bull Rampage in Virgin, UT. John Gibson/Red Bull Content Pool
Graham Agassiz rides to a first place finish in the qualifying round at Red Bull Rampage in Virgin, UT. John Gibson/Red Bull Content Pool
Graham Agassiz rides to a first place finish in the qualifying round at Red Bull Rampage in Virgin, UT. John Gibson/Red Bull Content Pool
Andreu Lacondeguy jumps during practice at Red Bull Rampage, in Virgin, UT. Ian Hylands/Red Bull Content Pool
Andreu Lacondeguy jumps during practice at Red Bull Rampage, in Virgin, UT. Ian Hylands/Red Bull Content Pool
Andreu Lacondeguy jumps during practice at Red Bull Rampage, in Virgin, UT. Ian Hylands/Red Bull Content Pool
Andreu Lacondeguy rides during practice at Red Bull Rampage, in Virgin, UT. Ian Hylands/Red Bull Content Pool
Andreu Lacondeguy rides during practice at Red Bull Rampage, in Virgin, UT. Ian Hylands/Red Bull Content Pool
Andreu Lacondeguy rides during practice at Red Bull Rampage, in Virgin, UT. Ian Hylands/Red Bull Content Pool
Kelly McGarry rides during Red Bull Rampage qualifiers in Virgin, Utah. Christian Pondella/Red Bull Content Pool
Kelly McGarry rides during Red Bull Rampage qualifiers in Virgin, Utah. Christian Pondella/Red Bull Content Pool
Kelly McGarry rides during Red Bull Rampage qualifiers in Virgin, Utah. Christian Pondella/Red Bull Content Pool
Cam Zink competes during the finals of Red Bull Rampage in Virgin, UT. John Gibson/Red Bull Content Pool
Cam Zink competes during the finals of Red Bull Rampage in Virgin, UT.
Cam Zink competes during the finals of Red Bull Rampage in Virgin, UT. John Gibson/Red Bull Content Pool
Tom Van Steenbergen rides during Red Bull Rampage qualifiers in Virgin, Utah. Christian Pondella/Red Bull Content Pool
Tom Van Steenbergen rides during Red Bull Rampage qualifiers in Virgin, Utah. Christian Pondella/Red Bull Content Pool
Tom Van Steenbergen rides during Red Bull Rampage qualifiers in Virgin, Utah. Christian Pondella/Red Bull Content Pool
Kelly McGarry (second place), event winner Kyle Strait and Cam Zink (third place) celebrate on the podium following the finals of Red Bull Rampage in Virgin, UT. Ian Hylands/Red Bull Content Pool
Kelly McGarry (second place), event winner Kyle Strait and Cam Zink (third place) celebrate on the podium following the finals of Red Bull Rampage in Virgin, UT. Ian Hylands/Red Bull Content Pool
Kelly McGarry (second place), event winner Kyle Strait and Cam Zink (third place) celebrate on the podium following the finals of Red Bull Rampage in Virgin, UT. Ian Hylands/Red Bull Content Pool
Kyle Strait competes during the finals of Red Bull Rampage in Virgin, UT. John Gibson/Red Bull Content Pool
Kyle Strait competes during the finals of Red Bull Rampage in Virgin, UT. John Gibson/Red Bull Content Pool
Kyle Strait competes during the finals of Red Bull Rampage in Virgin, UT. John Gibson/Red Bull Content Pool
Kelly McGarry competes during the finals of Red Bull Rampage in Virgin, UT. John Gibson/Red Bull Content Pool
Kelly McGarry competes during the finals of Red Bull Rampage in Virgin, UT.
Kelly McGarry competes during the finals of Red Bull Rampage in Virgin, UT. John Gibson/Red Bull Content Pool

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