"Your legs are on fire and heart rate is near maxed. You just have to grind it out!"
We grabbed Laurie for a chat about his Fort William World Cup, straight off the podium.
The 2015 Fort William Downhill Mountain Bike World Cup was a big wet, windy, wild weekend in the Scottish mountains....
Rachel Atherton just won the Fort William downhill World Cup!
Today should have been practice and qualifying for the downhill riders at Fort William World Cup 2015...
Friday was the first day of practice at the 2015 Fort William World Cup
Pete "wee man" Scullion did a lap of the World Cup pits and reported back with a few gold nuggets.
Today was the first proper day of the World Cup for Team Wideopenmag - Charlie got on the gondola for his first Fort William World Cup track walk.
Charlie Hatton just completed his first World Cup race
It's been on the circuit for a long time now but it's still a firm racers favourite. Mt Sainte Anne is a great mix of flat out fast, technical wood sections and rough as a badgers wotsit.
Our man Rich Thomas is out in Mont-St-Anne this week getting ready for the big World Cup. Here's his first update, beamed all the way from Canada baby!
BK cut the course. Or did he?