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A crowd of cross-country racers surges up a hill at the Leogang World Cup race. They're spread out across an off-camber slope, sprinting out of the saddle out of the start village.

Ten takeaways from the 2023 World Cup MTB season 

Tom Pidcock bookends MTB World Cup season with another win

Loana Lecomte survives slick Mont-Sainte-Anne MTB World Cup

Victor Koretzky punches the air as he crosses the finish line to win the Mont-Sainte-Anne World Cup short track race. He has a smile on his face, doubtless because with three straight wins there's nobody in the sport with hotter form. Jordan Sarrou and Chris Blevins trail behind, out of focus.

World Cup XCC Report: Stigger and Koretzky claim hat tricks in Mont-Sainte-Anne

Jordan Sarrou takes the win in Snowshoe.

Snowshoe World Cup XCO: Sarrou survives and brings it to the line

Laura Stigger wins the XCO race at the Snowshoe round of the MTB World Cup.

Snowshoe World Cup XCO: Laura Stigger solos to victory in a dynamic race

American mountain bike racer Chris Blevins, shown in close-up profile in black-and-white. He's shown looking over his right shoulder, and is wearing the US National Champion's jersey.

Back in the USA: Christopher Blevins and the comfort of home 

Evie Richards crosses the finish line to win the short-track World Cup at Snowshoe, West Virginia. She's shown from behind, posting up under the finish gantry, in the British national champion's jersey, as a crowd of fans awaits.

Snowshoe World Cup XCC: Evie Richards and Victor Koretzky climb to victory

Victor Koretzky descends at the 2023 Les Gets World Cup XCO round.

Les Gets World Cup report: Victor Victor x2

Mona Mitterwallner confirms form with second consecutive World Cup win

Victor Koretzky wins the short-track sprint in the Les Gets World Cup round. Koretzky is posting up, his arms in the air, as Jordan Sarrou throws his bike forward and looks across to see who was first.

Race report: Pieterse and Koretzky take Les Gets XCC

Mathias Fluckiger descends down a slick, wet track in the woods.

Mathias Flückiger completes comeback with gritty Andorra World Cup win