World Champs Preview: Valkenburg 2018

The Cyclocross Worlds are the peak of the Cyclocross calendar. The race which can define a season, if not a career. Alternatively it’s merely a 50/60 minute stress-free spin and see what happens. It all depends on your point of view as a rider. As fans it definitely feels more than your average race. The […]

World of Cyclocross: The French Connection

A few weeks ago I launched a feature on this blog, World of Cyclocross. The intention was to shine a light on some of the many nations which form the rich tapestry of cyclocross. We all know plenty about Belgium and The Netherlands, but what about the less-successful Cross Countries? How about Spain, Japan or even […]

CX World Cup Rd 8: Nommay

It has been a month since the previous round of the UCI CX World Cup at the popular Zolder parcours in Belgium. The intervening weeks have been a busy time for Cyclocross, with rounds of the DVV Trofee, Superprestige, BricoCross,  and National Trophy, not to mention the various National Championships all being held. Oh and plenty of […]

CX World Cup Rd 7: Zolder (extra preview)

Evie Richards wins at Namur : © B. Hazen / Cyclocross Magazine I wrote a preview to Rounds 6 & 7 ahead of Namur last weekend, thinking I would not have the time to preview Zolder (7) seeing as it falls on Boxing Day (or Second Christmas Day as our Low Lying friends call it). Due […]