Calgary, Canada - Kevin Reimer set the fastest time during the first qualifying session for Sunday's World Championship Downhill Skateboarding main event. He was followed by Dillon Stephens and Niko Desmarais to make it an all Canadian top three. Kyle Wester from Colorado, USA put in a great run to earn the number for spot and Swedens' Adam Perrson rounded out the top five.
Peyragudes, France - Douglas Silva was declared the winner of today's Peyragudes Never Dies IGSA World Cup downhill skateboarding race after dense fog severely limited visibility making the course too dangerous. Silva was the winner of yesterday's qualifying race that featured the top 124 from Friday's timed qualification runs plus the four top finishers from the Repacharge in twin 64 rider elimination brackets. A final among the top two finishers from each qualifying bracket was held to determine the top four starting positions. Silva was the winner of that final heat followed by Patrick Switzer, Thiago Gomes Lessa and James Kelly.