Switzer Leads Qualifying, Finnocchio Surprises!
Junior II rider Quinn Finnochio was the surprise of the day with the 5th fastest time.
Kozakov-Semily, Czech Republic - After dominating the 2011 Kozakov Challenge and earning his first World Cup victory of the season earlier this month in the USA, Patrick Switzer showed he is still in top form leading the first day of qualifying in the Czech Republic. Alex Tongue, who was the winner of the first World Cup of the year at Mt. Keira, Australia currently sits in the number two spot. James Kelly who's had a strong season so far currently sits in the number three position. Kevin Bouaich from Switzerland put in an impressive run provisionally earning the number four starting position.