Our coverage of the 2018 Worlds is presented by Julbo Eyewear.

Our coverage of the 2018 Worlds is presented by Julbo Eyewear. Check out the glasses that 2018 National Champion Stephen Hyde wears.

Corey Coogan Cisek, who has been writing columns for Cyclocross Magazine during her European racing trip, is assisting with our coverage on the ground in Valkenburg-Limburg this weekend.

Coogan Cisek caught up with Katie Compton, Kaitie Keough and Ellen Noble on Friday while they were at the venue for course inspection. All three women have had successful seasons and are expected to represent Team USA at the upointy end of the race.

For more from Coogan Cisek, follow us on Twitter (@cyclocross) and stay tuned with more conversations with riders at the 2018 World Championships.

For more from Valkenburg-Limburg, see our dedicated 2018 World Championships page.

Don’t forget to enter your Fantasy CX team to win one of three Easton Cycling components prize packages and try your luck to win one of four Feedback Sports prizes.

Katie Compton

Kaitie Keough

Ellen Noble