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Aaron Gwin led the U.S. contingent at the Windham World Cup with another downhill victory, while Lea Davison finished fourth in the XC.
Chloe Woodruff and Jill Kintner dominate the women's events, while Gwin, Fintsterwald, and Grotts win men's races.
Two-time defending World Cup downhill champion leaves Trek World Racing
Aaron Gwin is our North American MTB Man of the Year
Trek World Racing will end its XC program in 2013, but in doing so will shift its full attention to gravity, spearheaded by Aaron Gwin
As a racer who prides himself on consistency, for Gwin the championships don't decide a true champion, but are just one race