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Gay wins junior cross country in Albstadt

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The start of the junior men's race in Albstadt

The start of the junior men's race in Albstadt (Image credit: Marius Maasewerd)
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Philipp Bertsch

Philipp Bertsch (Image credit: Marius Maasewerd)
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Raphael Gay

Raphael Gay (Image credit: Marius Maasewerd)
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Raphael Gay wins the junior men's race in Albstadt

Raphael Gay wins the junior men's race in Albstadt (Image credit: Armin Küstenbrück)
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Raphael Gay wins the junior men's race ahead of Philipp Bertsch

Raphael Gay wins the junior men's race ahead of Philipp Bertsch (Image credit: Armin Küstenbrück)
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Philipp Bertsch finishes up

Philipp Bertsch finishes up (Image credit: Marius Maasewerd)
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Philipp Bertsch on the podium

Philipp Bertsch on the podium (Image credit: Armin Küstenbrück)
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Junior men's podium in Albstadt: Philipp Bertsch, Raphael Gay, Neilo Perrin-Ganier

Junior men's podium in Albstadt: Philipp Bertsch, Raphael Gay, Neilo Perrin-Ganier (Image credit: Armin Küstenbrück)
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Junior men's podium in Albstadt: Philipp Bertsch, Raphael Gay, Neilo Perrin-Ganier

Junior men's podium in Albstadt: Philipp Bertsch, Raphael Gay, Neilo Perrin-Ganier (Image credit: Armin Küstenbrück)
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Raphael Gay (Creuse Oxygene) coming from behind to win the World Cup

Raphael Gay (Creuse Oxygene) coming from behind to win the World Cup (Image credit: Dave McElwaine)
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Junior men's cross country podium at the Albstadt World Cup: Philipp Bertsch, Raphael Gay, Neilo Perrin-Ganier

Junior men's cross country podium at the Albstadt World Cup: Philipp Bertsch, Raphael Gay, Neilo Perrin-Ganier (Image credit: Tour of Japan)
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Raphael Gay (Creuse Oxygene) wins the junior men's cross country race in Albstadt

Raphael Gay (Creuse Oxygene) wins the junior men's cross country race in Albstadt (Image credit: Tour of Japan)
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Jose Antonio Hermida watching the start of the Junior race

Jose Antonio Hermida watching the start of the Junior race (Image credit: Dave McElwaine)
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Jovan Jovanoski (Former Yugoslav Republic) passing the pits

Jovan Jovanoski (Former Yugoslav Republic) passing the pits (Image credit: Dave McElwaine)
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Neilson Powless (USA) at the bottom of the first descent

Neilson Powless (USA) at the bottom of the first descent (Image credit: Dave McElwaine)
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Riders head up the second climb

Riders head up the second climb (Image credit: Dave McElwaine)
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Neilo Perrin-Ganier (France) with the race lead after one lap

Neilo Perrin-Ganier (France) with the race lead after one lap (Image credit: Dave McElwaine)
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Neilo Perrin-Ganier (France) urging Gioele Bertolini to lead

Neilo Perrin-Ganier (France) urging Gioele Bertolini to lead (Image credit: Dave McElwaine)
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Kjell Van Den Boogert (Netherlands) riding in the top

Kjell Van Den Boogert (Netherlands) riding in the top (Image credit: Dave McElwaine)
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Raphael Gay (Creuse Oxygene) celebrating his victory

Raphael Gay (Creuse Oxygene) celebrating his victory (Image credit: Dave McElwaine)
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Lucas De Rossi (AIX VTT Thrifty_ riding some downhill switchbacks

Lucas De Rossi (AIX VTT Thrifty_ riding some downhill switchbacks (Image credit: Dave McElwaine)
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The leaders head back up the course

The leaders head back up the course (Image credit: Dave McElwaine)
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Juniors starting their race

Juniors starting their race (Image credit: Dave McElwaine)
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Ben Bradley (Australia) taking the hole shot

Ben Bradley (Australia) taking the hole shot (Image credit: Dave McElwaine)
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Junior Men rounding the first corner

Junior Men rounding the first corner (Image credit: Dave McElwaine)
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Junior Men on the only flat portion of the course

Junior Men on the only flat portion of the course (Image credit: Dave McElwaine)
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The leaders head up the first fire road

The leaders head up the first fire road (Image credit: Dave McElwaine)
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107 Junior Men riding through the flowers

107 Junior Men riding through the flowers (Image credit: Dave McElwaine)
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Riders recover from the first crash

Riders recover from the first crash (Image credit: Dave McElwaine)
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Riders recover from the first crash

Riders recover from the first crash (Image credit: Dave McElwaine)
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Raphael Gay (Creuse Oxygene) leading out a sprint finish

Raphael Gay (Creuse Oxygene) leading out a sprint finish (Image credit: Dave McElwaine)

Full Results

Junior men
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Raphael Gay (Fra) Creuse Oxygene1:11:02
2Philipp Bertsch (Ger) Germany
3Neilo Perrin-Ganier (Fra) France0:00:01
4Gioele Bertolini (Ita) Italy0:00:09
5Jan Vastl (Cze) Czech Republic0:00:20
6Hugo Briatta (Fra) Asptt Definitive Tec0:01:10
7Lukas Baum (Ger) Germany0:01:29
8Romain Boutet (Fra) Creuse Oxygene0:01:41
9Kjell Van Den Boogert (Ned) Netherlands0:01:46
10Ben Oliver (NZl) New-Zealand0:01:49
11Marc Andre Fortier (Can) Canada0:01:56
12Oleksiy Zavolokin (Ukr) Ukraine0:02:03
13Niels Bech Rasmussen (Den) Denmark0:02:04
14Gregor Krajnc (Slo) Calcit Bike Team
15Piotr Konwa (Pol) 4F Racing Team0:02:28
16Nicolas Fischer (Swi) Tropical Solothurn0:02:35
17Felix Ritzinger (Aut) Austria0:02:44
18Georg Egger (Ger) Germany
19Andrin Beeli (Swi) BSK Graf-Rollmat-Koba MTB Team0:02:57
20Chris Hamilton (Aus) Australia0:03:14
21Federico Barri (Ita) Italy0:03:26
22Leo L'homme (Swi) Bikepark.Ch Adrisport0:03:29
23Simon Vitzthum (Swi) Switzerland0:03:37
24Mathieu Dehaeze (Bel) Belgium0:03:44
25Max Foidl (Aut) Muskelkater Genesis Team0:04:02
26Kenneth Coomans (Bel) Trek-Kmc Trade Team
27Hugo Pigeon (Fra) Veloroc Lapierre0:04:22
28Louis Bendixen (Den) Denmark0:04:31
29Lucas Newcomb (USA) United States Of America0:04:42
30Maxime Loret (Fra) France0:05:00
31Samuel Stean (GBr) Great Britain0:05:08
32Vincent Sibille (Fra) France0:05:21
33Johannes Bläsi (Ger) Germany - B0:05:22
34Sandro Trevisani (Swi) Team Dom Cycle - Merida
35Luca Schwarzbauer (Ger) Germany0:05:25
36Manuel Fasnacht (Swi) Scott Swisspower MTB Racing Team0:05:27
37Sergio Gonzalez Porlan (Spa) Spain0:05:29
38Scott Bowden (Aus) Australia0:05:34
39Adrian Siarka (Pol) Poland0:05:46
40Massimo Rosa (Ita) Italy0:05:56
41Martins Blums (Lat) Latvia0:06:00
42Attila Erdelyi (Hun) Hungary0:06:08
43Remy Denervaud (Swi) Team Dom Cycle - Merida0:06:16
44Michael Thompson (GBr) Great Britain0:06:36
45Lucas Dubau (Fra) France0:06:37
46Peter Zupancic (Slo) Calcit Bike Team
47Moreno Pellizzon (Ita) Italy0:06:45
48Eirik B Langerud (Nor) Norway0:07:00
49Bram Cools (Bel) Goeman Scott Cycling Team VZW0:07:01
50Mike Hermann (Swi) Switzerland0:07:03
51Jan Rajchart (Cze) Czech Republic0:07:05
52Iain Paton (GBr) Great Britain0:07:13
53David Horwarth (Ger) Germany0:07:14
54Arsenty Vavilov (Rus) Russian Federation0:07:34
55Erno Mc Crae (Bel) Goeman Scott Cycling Team VZW0:07:45
56Jodok Salzmann (Aut) Austria0:07:52
57Lars Hubacher (Swi) BSK Graf-Rollmat-Koba MTB Team0:07:56
58Juan Cayon Ortiz (Spa) Spain0:07:59
59Jérémy Pip (Bel) Trek-Kmc Trade Team0:08:06
60Tasman Nankervis (Aus) Australia0:08:12
61Tobias Eise (Ger) Germany - B
62Niels Vanpol (Bel) Belgium
63Lukasz Winiarski (Pol) Poland0:08:18
64Skyler Taylor (USA) United States Of America0:08:20
65Hugo Numata (Fra) Aix VTT Thrifty0:08:27
66Marton Dina (Hun) Hungary0:08:31
67Benjamin Inauen (Swi) Switzerland0:08:40
68Florian Gruber (Aut) Muskelkater Genesis Team0:08:57
69Paul Oberrauch (Ita) Italy0:08:58
70Dominik Banyai (Hun) Hungary0:09:10
71Wiebe Scholten (Ned) Netherlands0:09:16
72Anders Bregnhoj Jensen (Den) Denmark0:09:22
73Filip Kubin (Cze) Ceska Sporitelna Specialized Junior MTB Team0:09:30
74Valentin Kiser (Swi) JB Felt Team0:09:37
75Jakob Hartmann (Ger) Germany - B0:09:40
76Scott Seykens (Bel) Team Merida Wallonie MTB
77Mikkel Juhler (Den) Denmark0:09:47
78Sven Strähle (Ger) Germany0:09:49
79Wout Alleman (Bel) Belgium0:09:50
80Jack Lavis (Aus) Australia
81Robin Gemperle (Swi) Scott Swisspower MTB Racing Team0:09:52
82Leon Eisenkoll (Ger) Germany - B0:09:53
83Roman Vladykin (Rus) Russian Federation0:09:59
84Oliver Herzig (Ger) Tropical Solothurn0:10:08
85Jonas Grossmann (Ger) Germany - B0:10:15
86Quentin Pacha (Fra) Aix VTT Thrifty0:10:25
87Ludek Seller (Cze) Ceska Sporitelna Specialized Junior MTB Team0:10:40
88Dylan Kerfoot-Robson (GBr) Great Britain0:10:51
89Jovan Jovanoski (Mkd) Former Yugoslav Republic Of Macedonia0:10:53
90Neilson Powless (USA) United States Of America0:11:18
91Marvin Bovendorp (Ned) Netherlands0:11:31
92Lukasz Szymczuk (Pol) Poland0:11:54
93Ethan Kelly (Aus) Australia0:12:02
94Elias Tranninger (Aut) Muskelkater Genesis Team0:12:31
95Louw Kriel (RSA) South Africa0:12:49
96Blaz Kadivec (Slo) Slovenia0:12:56
97Lucas De Rossi (Fra) Aix VTT Thrifty0:13:12
98Daniele Koetting (Ita) Titici LGL International Team0:13:45
99Kostiantyn Prykhodko (Ukr) Ukraine0:13:59
-1lapPatryk Adamkiewicz (Pol) Sante-Bsa Tour
-1lapSimon Lawson (NZl) New-Zealand
-1lapMoritz Bscherer (Aut) Austria
-1lapKamil Malecki (Pol) Poland
-1lapJochen De Vocht (Bel) Goeman Scott Cycling Team VZW
-1lapAlexandr Gubkin (Rus) Russian Federation
-1lapMateusz Banas (Pol) Poland
-1lapSimone Tarchini (Ita) Titici LGL International Team
-1lapJan-Philipp Ebertz (Ger) Germany - B
-1lapBilly Harding (GBr) Great Britain
-1lapArtur Raskin (Rus) Russian Federation
-2lapsLucas Negro (Ita) Titici LGL International Team
-2lapsAleksandar Roman (Srb) Serbia
-2lapsOlaf Malek (Pol) Sante-Bsa Tour
-2lapsVladislav Mikhailov (Rus) Russian Federation
-2lapsMatej Berger (Slo) Slovenia
-2lapsNiccolo Vacchina (Ita) Titici LGL International Team
-3lapsBen Bradley (Aus) Australia
DNFLehvi Braam (Ned) Netherlands
DNFTorjus Bern Hansen (Nor) Norway
DNFNick Vanpol (Bel) Belgium
DNFRaymond Van De Kruisweg (Ned) Netherlands
DNFSebastian Carstensen Fini (Den) Denmark
DNFCraig Oliver (NZl) New-Zealand
DNFEmil Hasund Eid (Nor) Norway
DNFAlexander Krasnov (Rus) Russian Federation
DNFPetar Upevceski (Mkd) Former Yugoslav Republic Of Macedonia
DNFSylwester Seweryn (Pol) Poland
DNFGustav Höög (Swe) Sweden
DNSDominic Grab (Swi) Switzerland

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