2011/2012 Cyclocross SeasonTag
This was the second race this year in this area – the first being Zonhoven just a couple of weeks ago. The morning greeted us in Nieuwpoor..
All good come to those who wait. Zdenek Stybar waited for his first big win quite a lot. He has always been there, he rarely missed the po..
Today was Armistice Day, that commemorates the end of the First World War. It was a national holiday here, in Belgium, so it was the perf..
Single-race weekends are not easy – it doesn’t make sense to make into a multi-day trip, so after the race, I have to drive back to London..
The famous Koppenberg. They say you can make a challenging cyclo-cross on a molehill (see the Roubaix World Cup course), but the Koppenber..
I hadn’t known much about Zonhoven before I got here, but when I started to recce the course in the morning, the horribly steep and sandy ..
It feels wrong to complain about good weather but cyclo-cross and sunshine just don’t go together – but it’s a very convenient condition t..
The unusually sunny weather continues! It’s the second consecutive weekend this cross season when it’s sunny and almost warm – it’s easy t..
Sunshine isn’t normally the dominant weather at cyclo-cross races, but that was the case on Sunday, at the first round of the cyclo-cross ..
What a day! It started devilishly early (3am) and I only got back just now (almost 24 hours later). But I don’t want to complain as it was..