What does it take to be a World Cup downhill racer? And what's it like to come home and race on your home soil, in front of your home crowd? We follow South African National Champion Andrew Neethling and the rest of the Giant Factory Off-Road Team as they prepare for and race the first event of the 2012 World Cup downhill series in Pietermaritzburg. Get ready. It's going to be a wild ride.

Client: Giant Bicycles
Production Company: Metis Creative
Director: Clay Porter
Executive Producer: An Le and Nate Riffle
Producer: Cameron Baird
Director of Photography: Clay Porter

Editor: Clay Porter
Post Production Audio: Keith White
Colorist: Jake Blackstone

Shot on the RED Epic, Sony EX1, Canon 7D and Contour Helmet Cam.