Cyclocross

Dlask wins Czech ‘cross championship

Petr Dlask won the Czech Republic’s national cyclo-cross championship on Saturday in Tabor, at the same venue where the world cyclo-cross championships will take place February 3-4. Saturday’s race was contested on a 2.85km course that was frozen and covered with snow. Fifth in the World Cup standings, Dlask beat out two other members of the Author Expandia team, Jiri Pospisil and Vaclav Jezek.

By VeloNews Interactive wire services, Copyright 2001 AFP

Petr Dlask won the Czech Republic’s national cyclo-cross championship on Saturday in Tabor, at the same venue where the world cyclo-cross championships will take place February 3-4. Saturday’s race was contested on a 2.85km course that was frozen and covered with snow.

Fifth in the World Cup standings, Dlask beat out two other members of the Author Expandia team, Jiri Pospisil and Vaclav Jezek.

Results

CZECH CYCLO-CROSS CHAMPIONSHIPS. Tabor.

1. Petr Dlask, Author Expandia, in 58:50; 2. Jiri Pospisil, Author Expandia, at 0:26; 3. Vaclav Jezek, Author Expandia, at 0:44; 4. Radomir Simunek, Ben Car Prague, at 1:02; 5. Ondrej Lukes, Comfort Pilsen, at 1:40.