It had rained all week in Belgium and the course at Hamme (or Zogge? I never know) was, accordingly, astonishingly very muddy. I nonchalan..
It’s funny when the weather plays deja-vu on you – and that’s exactly what happened today. The weather was identical to last year’s race, ..
Today is the day of sketchy transport experiences. The oncoming mega-storm and the wind that was bringing it made the landing at Brussels ..
So this is it. The last race of the year. Not that there is going to be any pause – we’re back in action on Tuesday, the first day of the ..
While I hate to admit when I am wrong, today I’m more than happy to admit that I was wrong. I was expecting a rubbish day on a boring cour..
Last year, the Asper-Gavere race was remarkable for me because it was one the best races for me, photos-wise. This year the weather and ma..
I always forget how important it is to arrive with an open mind to each and every race. Last night I was complaining to someone about the ..
And I thought yesterday was cold… My hands were freezing, the cold found its way in at my collar and kneepads were slipping down constantl..
It’s been a very long day, great race, struggling with the cameras in the dark, I’m off to sleep now, my train leaves back to London early..
Gieten is a bit of a question mark for me to be honest. It’s far up in the North of Holland, far from the ‘cross’ heartland, the course it..