WDSC CAPPADOCIA 2022 HASANDAGI / AKSARAY Timetable

WDSC   CAPPADOCIA   2022 HASANDAGI/AKSARAY – ROUND 3 07-09 OCTOBER FRIDAY  09:00 – 17:00       Rider Registration/Technical Scrutineering 09:00 – 17:00       Free Practice   SATURDAY  09:00 – 09:30     Riders Briefing (compulsory attendance) at Karbeyaz Hotel conf. room 09:45 – 12:00        Free Practice 12:00 – 12:15      Round 1 Qualifying Street Luge 12:15 – 12:45      Round 1 Qualifying Stand […]

CHALLENGING TRACK SET TO TEST COMPETITORS

LONDON, 25 September 2022: Will Stephenson, president of World Gravity Sports Federation (WGSF), has said that the track for the upcoming round of the World Downhill Skateboarding Championship (WDSC) in Aksaray, Turkiye [7-9 October] will be challenging and a real test for competitors. The former world number 2 Street Luger recently took on the challenging […]

WDSC teams up with Digital Moon

The WDSC has teamed up with The Digital moon to further engage with the riders’ passionate fans and develop the NFT community. Together we have the chance to build an even longer-term relationship that gives us the chance to take our community of supporters from Web 2.0 to Web 3.0 WDSC is ready to embrace […]

IMPRESSIVE ENTRY LIST GROWING AHEAD OF ROUND 3 IN AKSARAY

LONDON, 21 September 2022: Organisers of the World Downhill Skateboard Championship (WDSC) have confirmed an impressive initial entry for the upcoming third round of the series in Aksaray, Turkiye, 7-9 October, with numbers expected to surge in the coming weeks. To date, over 40 riders from 15 countries have signed up with the largest number […]

Epic course at Epic location : WDSC comes to Cappadocia

An epic location has been chosen for an epic course set against one of the most incredible sceneries on the planet as Cappadocia hosts the WDSC. The 3,5 km course with 14 many turns and hairpins will test all riders in one of the most unique landscapes in the world. Cappadocia is a world heritage […]

AKSARAY REPLACES ORDU AS HOST VENUE FOR ROUND 3

LONDON, 9 September 2022: The World Downhill Skateboarding Championship (WDSC) has confirmed a change of venue for round 3 which is scheduled to take place on 7-9 October, with the city of Aksaray replacing Ordu. “Due to unforeseen circumstances beyond our control we have taken the decision to move the venue for the upcoming round […]

WDSC goes on LIVE TV for Round 3 in Turkiye

S Sports, the biggest sports broadcaster in Turkiye has agreed in principle to carry the quarter finals, semi finals and finals of Round 3 on live TV. The slot normally reserved for Formula 1 on a Sunday will be allocated to WDSC finals as there is no F1 Race on October 9. The broadcaster will […]

ORDU TO HOST ROUND 3 ON 7-9 OCTOBER

LONDON, 23 August 2022: The City of Ordu on Turkiye’s Black Sea coast has been confirmed as the venue for round 3 of the World Downhill Skateboarding Championship (WDSC), with the dates for the event brought forward by one week and will take place on 7-9 October. The WDSC has also confirmed that the first […]

WDSC ADD GRAVITY BIKES

LONDON, 19 August 2022: The organiser of the World Downhill Skateboarding Championship (WDSC) has confirmed that Gravity Bikes will compete at round 3 in Turkey, which is scheduled to take place on 15-16 October, and in all future events. Online registration for the event is already open with Gravity Bikes now added alongside Open Standup […]

TURKEY TO HOST ROUND 3 OF WDSC

LONDON, 8 August 2022: Race Marketing & Management (RMM), promoter of the World Downhill Skateboarding Championship (WDSC), has confirmed that round 3 of this year’s inaugural series will take place in Turkey. Following two thrilling and highly competitive rounds in July in Italy and the Czech Republic in collaboration with event organisers Not 4 All […]

PONCELET – DIEZ – WONG TOP WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP STANDINGS

25 July, 2022, LONDON: Diego Poncelet, Mikel Echegaray Diez and Grace Wong top the 2022 World Downhill Skateboarding Championship standings following the two spectacular opening rounds in Monticiano, Italy and Kozakov in the Czech Republic earlier this month which kick-started a new era for the sport. The two events thrilled spectators with super close and […]

SCHWAB – ILIC – WONG REIGN SUPREME IN KOZAKOV

17 July, 2022, KOZAKOV (Czech Republic): Switzerland’s Gregoire Schwab, Czech Andrej Ilic and Malaysi’s Grace Wong reigned supreme at the legendary Kozakov track. Adverse weather conditions interrupted proceedings on the final day, the rain forcing officials to shorten the track at both ends for safety reasons, with riders frantically having to change their set-ups from […]

ECHEGARAY BREAKS OWN RECORD IN LUGE TO QUALIFY QUICKEST

15 July, 2022, KOZAKOV (Czech Republic): Spain’s Mikel Echegaray Diez pushed himself to the limits to beat the track record he set back in 2015 and top the time sheets in qualifying in Luge. “To break the record, my own record, was a big goal for me this year,” he said. “I think it was […]

MARKARIAN FASTEST IN THRILLING STAND UP QUALIFYING SESSION

15 July, 2022, KOZAKOV (Czech Republic): Yanis Markarian set the pace in a thrilling qualifying session in Stand Up, trading times at the top of the time sheets with Harry Clarke and last week’s pace setter Diego Poncelet. The French rider was in fifth spot after the opening salvos, moving up the leader board into […]

Kozakov Qualifying Luge Top 3

Kozakov Qualifying Luge Top 3 Name Country Time 1 Mikel Echegaray Diez 2:15.52 2 Abdil Mahdzan 2:16.10 3 Andrej Ilič 2:18.15

Kozakov Qualifying Womens Stand Up Skateboard Top 3

Kozakov Qualifying Womens Stand Up Skateboard Top 3 Name Country Time 1 Grace Wong 2:32.92 2 Myrjam Weißschuh 2:35.08 3 Anna Pixner 2:37.96

PONCELET EQUALS TRACK RECORD

14 July, 2022, KOZAKOV (Czech Republic): Stand Up rider Diego Poncelet heads into today’s crucial qualifying runs as favourite to take P1 after producing a blistering run in yesterday’s free practice to top the time sheets . The winner in Italy last time out posted a 2:19.04s run down the 2.88km track to equal the […]

KOZAKOV HOSTS ROUND 2 OF THE WORLD DOWNHILL SKATEBOARDING CHAMPIONSHIP

14 July, 2022, KOZAKOV (Czech Republic): An impressive turnout of over 100 riders marks a welcome return to action for this weekend’s ‘Kozakov Challenge’, round 2 of the World Downhill Skateboarding Championship. The 12th Edition of the event is revered by riders as the ‘mecca of the sport’, with one of the longest and fastest […]

HANEGRAEF WINS DRAMATIC WOMENS STAND UP FINAL

11 July, 2022, MONTICIANO (Italy): Belgium’s Jasmine Hanegraef pulled off a sensational win in the women’s Stand Up final. The final was full of drama from the push off with two of her rivals taking tumbles on the opening corners and unable to recover and handing Hanegraef, who was the slowest of the four finalists […]

ECHEGARAY DIEZ COMPLETES PERFECT SCORECARD TO WIN IN LUGE

11 July, 2022, MONTICIANO (Italy): Spain’s Mikel Echegaray Diez was another rider to hand in the perfect scorecard over the event weekend, taking victory in Luge. The top qualifier dominated his heats, winning both, and then held off a strong line-up in the final to take the win. “It was a good final. The guys […]

PONCELET DOMINATES STAND UP TO TAKE WIN

11 July, 2022, MONTICIANO (Italy): Diego Poncelet rounded off a perfect weekend in Italy to take a dominant victory in Stand Up. The Spanish rider was in a league of his own, backed his P1 in Saturday’s qualifying and dominated on Sunday, winning each of his heats and the stand out rider against a strong […]

PONCELET – ECHEGARAY – HANEGRAEF GRAB TITLES IN ITALY

10 July, 2022, MONTICIANO (Italy): Diego Poncelet and Mikel Echegaray rounded out an exciting and packed weekend of action in Italy that launched a new era of the World Downhill Skateboarding Championship to take titles in Open Stand Up and Street Luge, with Jasmijn Hanegraef stunning her rivals to win the women’s Stand Up final. […]

WONG, PRADER AND WALDBURGER LOOKING TO UPSET THE FORM BOOK

10 July, 2022, MONTICIANO (Italy): The top three women riders in yesterday’s qualifying in Stand Up will be looking to upset the form book in today’s knockout rounds and progress to the ‘Open’ finals. Malaysia’s Grace Wong was the quickest of the trio, ahead of Swiss duo Tamara Prader and Livia Waldburger, the three separated […]

MIKEL ECHEGARAY DIEZ TOPS TIME SHEETS IN LUGE

9 July, 2022, MONTICIANO (Italy): Qualifying and the bid for top spot in Luge produced a thrilling two-way fight between Spain’s Mikel Echegaray and Malaysia’s Abdil Mahdzan, with the Spanish champion coming out on top. “It was a good qualifying between me and Abdil,” Echegaray said. “I had a gap of about three seconds after […]

DIEGO PONCELET SETS QUALIFYING PACE IN STAND UP

9 July, 2022, MONTICIANO (Italy): Spain’s Diego Poncelet was the standout rider of the field of over 50 in Stand Up, setting the fastest times in all three runs in today’s qualifying, with just 1.76s splitting the top ten. The Spanish rider set the initial target time of 1:40.56s down the 2km circuit for the […]

CRUCIAL QUALIFYING SESSIONS UNDERWAY

9 July, 2022, MONTICIANO (Italy): After a second early morning practice session the crucial first qualifying session of the new season is underway. Stand up will be first out where the one to beat will be reigning world champion Australian Harry Clarke, followed by Luge with Canada’s Kolby Parks and Malaysian rider Abdil Mahdzan likely […]

NEW ERA FOR WORLD DOWNHILL SKATEBOARDING CHAMPIONSHIP UNDERWAY IN ITALY

8 July, 2022, MONTICIANO (Italy): The first event of the year and an exciting new era for the World Downhill Skateboarding Championship is underway in Monticiano, Italy. An impressive international entry of more than 70 riders from around the world is headlined by a raft of champions and racing legends. Those to watch out for […]

KOZAKOV CONFIRMED AS ROUND 2 OF THE WORLD DOWNHILL SKATEBOARDING CHAMPIONSHIP

LONDON, 5 July, 2022: Race Marketing & Management (RMM) has confirmed that round 2 of this year’s inaugural World Downhill Skateboarding Championship (WDSC) will take place in Kozakov in the Czech Republic, 13-16 July. Rider registration for the Kozakov Challenge is already open with organiser Czech Gravity Sports Association O.S. expecting a strong international turnout. […]

ITALY TO HOST OPENING ROUND OF WORLD DOWNHILL SKATEBOARDING CHAMPIONSHIP

LONDON, 8 June 2022: Race Marketing & Management (RMM), promoter of the World Downhill Skateboarding Championship, is pleased to announce the inaugural event to launch the international multiple event series, with the opening round of the 2022 season being held in Monticiano, Italy, July 9-10. The three days of spectacular racing will take place in Bagni di […]

ONGOING TALKS FOR A RETURN TO DOWNHILL SKATEBOARDING ACTION IN 2021

  LONDON, Monday, 8 February: The International Downhill Federation (IDF), the world governing body, and World Downhill Skateboarding Championship promoter Race Marketing & Management (RMM) are holding ongoing talks about the variables and possibilities of a running an international competition this year. Despite the major disruption to international sporting events around the world due to […]