2014 Cyclingnews Reader Poll: Absalon wins Best Mountain Bike Rider

For the second year in a row, the two top male mountain bikers in the world, Swiss rider Nino Schurter and Frenchman Julien Absalon, were neck-and-neck in the battle for the 2014 Cyclingnews Reader Poll's Best Mountain Bike Rider. This year it was Absalon who ranked the highest, receiving 34 per cent of the fans' votes.

Swipe to scroll horizontally
Header Cell - Column 0 Header Cell - Column 1 Header Cell - Column 2
1Julien Absalon34.00%
2Nino Schurter24.96%
3Rachel Atherton17.22%
4Catharine Pendrel11.99%
5Josh Bryceland11.82%

Thank you for reading 5 articles in the past 30 days*

Join now for unlimited access

Enjoy your first month for just £1 / $1 / €1

*Read any 5 articles for free in each 30-day period, this automatically resets

After your trial you will be billed £4.99 $7.99 €5.99 per month, cancel anytime. Or sign up for one year for just £49 $79 €59

Join now for unlimited access

Try your first month for just £1 / $1 / €1