Sanne Van Paassen

Sanne Van Paassen wins 2011 Superprestige Asper-Gavere

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.

Sanne van Paassen wins women’s race at Asper-Gavere Superprestige

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 […]