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