WC DH #1 - Spain
Round 1 of the 2005 World Cup Downhill has been run, with reigning World Cup Champion Steve Peat picking up where he left off last season, recording a crushing 3 second win over G-Cross / Honda's Greg Minnaar, with Aussie ripper Sam Hill in third.

1 - Steve Peat Team Orange 2:25.791
2 - Greg Minnaar Team G Cross Honda 2:28.668
3 - Sam Hill Iron Horse Mad Catz 2:30.387
4 - Mick Hannah Haro Bikes 2:30:398
5 - Nathan Rennie Santa Cruz Syndicate 2:33.184
6 - Fabien Barel Kona Les Gets 2:33.212
7 - Matti Lehikoinen Team G Cross Honda 2:33.492
8 - Mickael Pascal Maxxis-MSC 2:34.580
9 - Gee Atherton Animal Giant 2:35.132
10 - Bryn Atkinson GT Hyundai 2:35.649

Head to the DH forum for press release from 23 Degrees Sports
http://forums.farkin.net/showthread.php?t=30288