Posts tagged "Cyclocross World Championship"

Cyclocross Worlds: the hand-up US cycling desperately needed

Cyclocross Worlds: the hand-up US cycling desperately needed
It should have been televised. Thousands of devoted fans and curious locals trudged through freshly fallen snow, slid cautiously down slick, grassy slopes, and trampled over rutted patches of frozen mud just to be part of US cycling history.  The cold, damp, and messy conditions along the south bank of the Ohio River in Louisville... Read more »

A little thing called Cyclocross Worlds

A little thing called Cyclocross Worlds
It’s happening this weekend in Louisville. Men.  Women.  Mud.  Lots of mud.  Cold mud.  Wet mud.  Frozen mud.  Stick-to-everything-you-don’t-want-it-to-mud.  Mud, mud, mud, mud, (to the tune of Monty Python’s spam song), mud, mud, mud, mud. Maybe a better song lyric is Robert Cray’s classic Forecast (Calls For Pain): I can hear approaching thunder I can... Read more »