In the fourth round of Latvian Downhill Series there were 53 riders competing in 5 different classes. This race was somewhat notable, because it had the most riders so far and also for the first time in years we had 4 junior class riders from Latvia. Ok, let’s move to something more interesting. Enjoy the photos!

– It's always important to capture some downhill action in the pre-race morning training.

– It’s always important to capture some downhill action in the pre-race morning training.

We like it, that once in a while we do come together as a big family.

We like it, that once in a while we do come together as a big family.

Sandris Reimanis going over old bobsleigh track in full attack mode.

Sandris Reimanis going over old bobsleigh track in full attack mode.

That high speed and wide open section of the first track. This one might be rider’s favorite.

That high speed and wide open section of the first track. This one might be rider’s favorite.

Junior rider Armin Pilv from Estonia got steady and corfortable, scoring 2nd place in the end of race day.

Junior rider Armin Pilv from Estonia got steady and corfortable, scoring 2nd place in the end of race day.

Armands Zariņš looking forward and aiming for the top spot in the Hobby HT class.

Armands Zariņš looking forward and aiming for the top spot in the Hobby HT class.

Unfortunately Jānis Koluškins witnessed crash on the first run and managed to score 4th in the end of the day.

Unfortunately Jānis Koluškins witnessed crash on the first run, however he managed to score 4th in the end of the day.

Hobby HT rider Armands Mežinskis scored 2nd place in the end, keeping overall tittle to the next round.

Hobby HT rider Armands Mežinskis scored 2nd place in the end, keeping overall tittle to the next round.

Winner of the Hobby FS class Reinis Mednis did comeback from mechanical at first run. This was a dealbreaker, because he’s just 16 points behind Jānis Melnis in battle for the overall tittle.

Winner of the Hobby FS class Reinis Mednis did comeback from mechanical at first run. This was a dealbreaker, because he’s just 16 points behind Jānis Melnis in battle for the overall tittle.

No doubts the fastest rider Kārlis Kišuro once again showed how to ride fast and smooth through every bit of Ozolkalns

No doubts the fastest rider Kārlis Kišuro once again showed how to ride fast and smooth through every bit of Ozolkalns

Gusts Ošmucnieks trying to keep the momentum with throwing out his leg and keeping of the brakes. He scored 3rd in Masters.

Gusts Ošmucnieks trying to keep the momentum with throwing out his leg and keeping of the brakes. He scored 3rd in Masters.

Just witness the glory of the only women rider at this race. Ladies, Linda isn’t afraid of competion and you shouldn’t be too.

Just witness the glory of the only women rider at this race. Ladies, Linda isn’t afraid of competion and you shouldn’t be too.

Another moment of Marks Bratčenko shows that he has the skills to pay the bills on the biggest wooden feature.

Another moment of Marks Bratčenko shows that he has the skills to pay the bills on the biggest wooden feature.

Once in a while Kristaps Elstiņš shows up and usually rides fast enough to come up second in the Hobby FS class.

Once in a while Kristaps Elstiņš shows up and usually rides fast enough to come up second in the Hobby FS class.

Masters podium. From the left: Ivan Drozdov, Pēteris Irmejs, Reinis Simsons, Gusts Ošmucnieks, Jānis Irmejs

Masters podium. From the left: Ivan Drozdov, Pēteris Irmejs, Reinis Simsons, Gusts Ošmucnieks, Jānis Irmejs

Junior podium. From left: Armin Pilv, Jan Rebel, Marks Bratčenko, Karl Jogi

Junior podium. From left: Armin Pilv, Jan Rebel, Marks Bratčenko, Karl Jogi

Hobby HT podium. From left: Armands Zariņš, Armands Mežinskis, Viljar Teppo, Jānis Koluškins, Ēriks Zelčš

Hobby HT podium. From left: Armands Zariņš, Armands Mežinskis, Viljar Teppo, Jānis Koluškins, Ēriks Zelčš

Hobby FS podium. From left: Reinis Mednis, Kristaps Elstiņš, Gints Bahmanis, Nils Roga, Reinis Lācis

Hobby FS podium. From left: Reinis Mednis, Kristaps Elstiņš, Gints Bahmanis, Nils Roga, Reinis Lācis

Elite podium. From left: Kārlis Kišuro, Tālis Liepiņš, Toms Miks Andersons, Juris Luščenoks

Elite podium. From left: Kārlis Kišuro, Tālis Liepiņš, Toms Miks Andersons, Juris Luščenoks

Thanks to our sponsors: Forcefix, Malduguns, Zigazi and Redbull. Also thanks to Ozolkalns for cooperation! See you at the next round @ MEŽKALNI!!!

Thanks to our sponsors: Forcefix, Malduguns, Zigazi and Redbull. Also thanks to Ozolkalns for cooperation! See you at the next round @ MEŽKALNI!!!