As in 2011, the 2012 UCI Mountain Bike World Cup will open in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa, on March 17th challenging athletes from all around the globe to qualify for the Olympics. Breathtaking HD pictures, top-notch competitions, webcasting and content syndication – follow athletes such as Gee and Rachel Atherton (UK), Lisi Osl (AT), Brook MacDonald (NZ), and Steve Smith (RSA) on redbull.com as they battle on one of the hardest MTB tracks of the tour.
Live streaming of all the World Cup Cross-country Olympic, Cross- country Eliminator and Downhill races will be featured from March 17th on Red Bull’s new bike channel www.redbull.com/bike and on www.redbull.tv. Further media services including the official international live signal, HD TV highlight program, webcasting and content syndication will be provided by the Red Bull Media House, the new official media partner of the International Cycling Union (UCI).
More details at BikeRumor.com