Training Day in the USA
Starting where they left off! Will it be another title tussle between Scott Croxall and Cameron Naasz this season?
Kyle Croxall and Maxwell Dunne joined the world's top two for a little warm-up race.
The four were flying high in front of the majestic Saint Paul Cathedral.
Father and son duo, Joe and Eli Schaffer, will be competing in the men's and juniors races this weekend.
Last season's number two, Amanda Trunzo, has been training hard in the off-season and is primed to go one better this year.
But Jacqueline Legere is also ready for the fight as she aims to make it three titles in a row.
Swiss star Derek Wedge arrives in Saint Paul brimming with confidence after a brilliant Riders Cup win on home soil last weekend.
Oops! Best to get all the falls out of the way in training.
Paavo Klintrup powers down the 340m track.
Cameron Naasz...can anyone stop the juggernaut of Ice Cross Downhill this season?