Masterclass in Descending Skills

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with Janos Köhler, World road downhill champion 2010 and 2013

When: Wed 11th March at 7.30pm

Where: Bray Wheelers Clubhouse, Schools Road, Bray, Co Wicklow.

Cost: Free for Bray Wheelers, and Youth Cyclists, non members welcome also.

Descending skills for beginners and improvers alike:

Preparation, focus, cornering, braking, tips and tricks for gaining more top end speed.

plus Q&A

About Janos Köhler

– 2 time world champion (2010 and 2013)

– 9 races, contesting 6 finals and achieving 5 podium finishes

– Most successful rider in the history of the sport with three wins, twice 2nd and a 4th place. 

– Only rider to win three overall titles and to qualify in 1st place twice achieving the latter in two consecutive races

– Fastest speed in wet conditions (and second fastest ever recorded), during the 2013 Bosnian Road Rage in Sarajevo, at 97.3 km/h

– Fastest average speed during a timed run was recorded during his ITT qualifying run in 2009 during the Swiss Road Rage in Rengg, at 76.125 km/h