For three straight times, Van Aert has finished second to Van der Poel. During Monday’s Boxing Day tilt at Heusden-Zolder, Van Aert returned to his early-season form and delivered a knockout blow to earn a European World Cup victory.
Monday’s race at Heusden-Zolder did its part to continue the pattern of enthralling Women’s World Cup finishes. Eight riders went into the bell lap together, setting the stage for a battle among Marianne Vos, Sanne Cant and Katerina Nash and others.
Update: See the full report, photos and results from the 2016 Heusden-Zolder Cyclocross World Cup Elite Men’s race here. Wout van Aert returned to the …
We’ve got another bike from the 2016 Cyclocross World Championships in Heusden-Zolder, Belgium. This time it’s Mical Dyck’s custom steel Naked X-15.
Recently, we came across an analysis by David R. Roberts of the brake choices—disc or cantilever—made by the 2016 World Championship Elite racers. Roberts’ analysis looks at four main questions including do faster riders tend to ride discs. Check out his analysis.
Christine Vardaros spoke with 2016 Cyclocross World Championship bronze medalist Maud Kaptheijns of The Netherlands at last Wednesday’s 2016 Parkcross Maledgem race where she finished fifth in the Elite Women’s race.
Rainbow stripes come with perks. Like Wout van Aert’s new Colnago Prestige dressed in World Champion livery.
We saw Yu Takenouchi race aboard a hand-built Toyo frame back in Nobeyama in 2011, and he still races for the small Japanese outfit to this day. Today, we are looking at his World Championship bike.
Our look at bikes from the 2016 Cyclocross World Championships continues with what eagle-eyed readers will notice are photos of Stephen Hyde’s silver medal bike from the 2016 USA Cycling Cyclocross National Championships before it went to Zolder.
Christine Vardaros caught up with Allen Krughoff after his race to 41st place in the Elite Men’s race at 2016 Cyclocross World Championships in Heusden-Zolder, Belgium. …
Eli Iserbyt not only upgraded to U23 this season, but has also turned his 2015 silver into gold after taking the 2016 U23 World Championship title in Heusden-Zolder. Check out his winning ride.
Cyclocross Magazine photographer Danny Zelck has some great images of the first ever U23 Women’s World Championship race won by British rider Evie Richards.
Van der Haar was frozen in his tracks when the time to run came, and it seemed as if he didn’t take his first step until van Aert had remounted and started riding towards the final turns before the finish.
De Jong, on the course’s difficult run up, made it to the back of the lead group and it looked briefly like she might have brought Stultiens and Lechner along for the ride. But at 1 to go it was a furious fight between what was now five riders.
Below, you can watch video highlights or, if you or your browser reside in another country like The Netherlands, the full replay of the shocking U23 Women’s …
The U23 Women’s field, nearly 50 riders deep, was actually larger than the Elite Women’s race taking place later today. The addition of the U23 race has drawn out more women including the new World Champion.
Christine Vardaros fills us in on the happenings around the track at Zolder today, one of the final chances for riders to inspect the course.
We have more 2016 Cyclocross World Championship photographs from today’s course inspection from photographer Danny Zelck. Enjoy these images and stay tuned for more coverage this weekend of all the championship events.
Check out these images from photographer Pieter Van Hoorebeke from the 2016 World Championship course during Friday’s rider course inspection.
We’re hopeful that yesterday’s preview of this Saturday’s World Championship races in Zolder and today’s look at Sunday’s title events will give you a look at what’s possible at this year’s Worlds.
We have the benefit of having seen most of the international field race Zolder last month as part of the World Cup, While that race was a mostly dry affair and this weekend looks to be a wet one, last month’s fifth round of the World Cup can give some insight into what we might see this weekend at Worlds.
The Cyclocross World Championships take place in Heusden-Zolder this weekend, January 30-31. The course is a carbon copy of that used last month in Round …
Sweeck Rewarded After Early Attack As the leaders crossed the line for the third time, Laurens Sweeck decided it would be the perfect time to …
Zolder, Belgium – Lars Boom took an impressive victory in his only World Cup performance of this season, displaying power, poise and smooth riding. On a …