CX World Cup Rd 5: Zeven

Zeven is a small town in Germany, but zeven is Dutch/Flemish for seven. It would be cool if this was Round Zeven of the UCI CX World Cup, but it’s not. Time for Round 5! First off cross lovers, watch out: this one is on Saturday 25th, not your usual Sunday cross-des-vous.┬áMake sure you get […]

CX World Cup Rd 4: Bogense

It’s been a month or so since the last round of the UCI Cyclocross World Cup, held at Koksijde, and a lot has happened during that time. European Champions have been crowned: Mathieu van der Poel & Sanne Cant in the men’s and women’s elite respectively. Koppenberg cobbles have been dished out to Helen Wyman […]

CX World Cup Rd 3: Koksijde

It’s the Koksijde round of the UCI World Cup Cyclocross this Sunday, as the World Cup says goodbye to the US and returns to the Old World for the rest of the season. The Superprestige & DVVTrofee series’ are also up and running, and have provided all sorts of fodder to discuss and pointers toward […]

CX World Cup Rd 2: Waterloo

Waterloo, as you may well know, is a town just to the south of Brussels. It’s probably most famous as the site of a decisive battle between the forces marshalled by the Little General, Napoleon, and the combined might of the UK, the Netherlands, and several German kingdoms and Duchies. All fought on this tiny, […]

CX World Cup Rd 1: Jingle Cross

What kinda name is that for a cross race? I mean it’s not held at Christmas and I am pretty sure they don’t make riders or spectators cut about wearing spurs. The Iowa City race used to be held in December and has gradually been moved forward in the calendar until it landed in September, […]

Cyclocross World Cup 2017-18

2016 Womens Worlds Champs Podium; Mani, De Jong, Cant   It’s been quite a while since I posted on here. (A statement which I have posted regularly since I started writing Moto3). Over the last couple of weeks I spent some time thinking about this blog and previous content, and I decided to get some […]