Sam Reynolds is one of the world’s best freestyle riders, easily able to do crazy tricks on huge jumps. But here he gives the world’s toughest downhill race, Megavalanche, mass-start race down Alp du Huez, a crack and films the entire thing on his GoPro camera. Fortunately he fast-forwards many bits and keeps in the best bits in this 18-minute summary of his experience, which ranges from absolute blurry chaos to hand-numbing pain. Sounds awful! Sounds wonderful!

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