Remi Thirion // Country: France Discipline: DH Team: Commencal / Vallnord Ridding Addiction Factory Team The first success of his career, Rémi Thirion peaked in 2008, when he won the bronze medal in DH in the junior category at the World Championships Val di Sole. In these competitions he has lost only two Brits: Josh Bryceland and Sam Dale. In a year later, Remi was again third in the European Championships in Zoetermeer in the same age group. In 2013 he came on the podium as a winner of the World Cup for the first time in the Vallnord, Andorra. Remi has achieved some superb results, proving he is up for the challenge and we believe there is more to come yet.
Filip Polc // Country: Slovakia Discipline: Urban DH Filip has legendary status in cycling, having started competing on bikes at just four years old in the cyclotrial discipline. After two years, Filip moved into BMX and by 1996 he made the switch to mountain biking where he become well recognized in 4X and DH. Later, Filip developed his great passion for extreme urban downhill riding where he earned many victories & two World Guinness records.
Myriam Nicole // Country: France Discipline: DH Team: Commencal / Vallnord Ridding Addiction Factory Team Her natural talent was detected by the well-known French manager Sébastien Chavet in her mid-teens. After a few years in the junior ranks, at 19 years old Myriam joined the elite and on her first year ended up with a 4th place in the World Championship. In 2010, Myriam joined the Commencal Ridding Addiction team and finished 5th in the World Cup overall ranking. 2011 is a year to remember, when Myriam took a World Cup round win in Val di Sole. After another successful year in 2012 with a 3rd overall in the World Cup, Myriam became recognized as one of the most solid riders on the women’s DH circuit.