In this footage filmed from a camera mounted on a rider’s helmet, we see race winner Brendan Fairclough’s hair-raising descent through the narrow streets of Taxco in Mexico. Taking part in the Taxco urban downhill, Fairclough races down steep stairs, on a mud track, through suburban streets, squeezes through alleyways and jumps over makeshift ramps – all in under four and a half minutes?!?!?
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