The world champ wins the final World Cup round as Compton stays home to train for worlds
The World Cup leader wins a messy, crash-filled battle with Sanne Van Paassen
The U.S. cyclocross champion leads leads the World Cup by 40 points over Sanne Van Paassen
Van Paassen got the better of an impressive match with Pavla Havlikova
The two hit the line together and the Rabobank-Giant rider proves strongest
While most locals were probably not finished with breakfast, Dutchwoman Sanne Van Paassen was busy winning another of the crown jewels of Belgian cyclocross, the famously difficult — for its hills and mud —fourth round of the Superprestige series in Asper-Gavere.
This racing may be more accurately compared to the spring’s Tour of Flanders more than a Belgian cyclocross race
Niels Albert (BKCP-Powerplus) and Sanne Van Paassen (Brainwash) won the Superprestige stop in Zonhoven on Sunday.
After three weeks of miserable weather and muddy, technical racing — and three weeks of two riders, Helen Wyman (Kona) and Sven Nys (Landbouwkrediet), dominating Belgian cyclocross — a fast, sunny race in Hasselt Saturday provided riders with a brief respite from both mud and Nys’ stranglehold on the podium. But the fog rolled in […]