As we are in the midst of the cyclocross season with the World championships in a few weeks, Ed Hood has caught up with US star of the mud - Katie Compton. Over fifteen years at the top end of cyclocross is quite some record.
Mathieu van der Poel will start his road season in the UAE Tour, but he did win three cross races in a row - TOP STORY and results from Hulst, Gulligem and Baal. Other news: No quarantine at the Olympics. Team news. Rider news. Race news and new kit. Happy EUROTRASH New Year.
Dec 31, 2020: No Pro teams in the Vuelta San Juan - TOP STORY. Cyclocross from Bredene with reports and video. Van Aert on Bianchi after December, Bernal wants the Tour, quarantine makes Tour/Olympics impossible, Van der Poel talks. Race news. Rider news. Team news. Plus video from Deceuninck and UAE.
Dec 28, 2020: Cyclocross mud from Dendermonde and Heusden-Zolder. Evenepoel planning ahead - TOP STORY. Aru riding cyclocross, Bilbao to ride Giro/Tour and Gilbert getting fit. The Tour de l’Ain and the Giro Rosa. Transfer news: Intermarché, Alpecin and Aldag. Bahrain Victorious. Crashes for Guerreiro and Conti. Video from Rapha.
Dec 14, 2020: A big weekend of cyclocross, all the reports and video from the Scheldecross and Gavere. New race safety measures - TOP STORY. Corona vaccines not in violation, Pantani’s Ventoux bike, Voeckler on Alaphilippe and Pinot. Rider news, race news and team news. Big EUROTRASH Monday coffee time.
Dec 7, 2020: Wout van Aert has been on his cross bike, results and video from Boom. Steels looking forward to the return of Cavendish - TOP STORY. Sunweb becomes DSM and Intermarché sponsor Wanty Gobert. Awards for Roglič and Alaphilippe. Rider news. Team news. Injuries for Thomas and Małecki. Didi the Devil needs your help.
Nov 30, 2020: Wout van Aert is back in cyclocross, and doing quite well-TOP STORY. All the results and video from Kortrijk and Tabor cross. Nibali to INEOS? Race news from Valencia, Switzerland and Andalusia. Weening's future. Contract news. Pedersen and Holm co-own new Danish team. Gasparotto, Vandenbergh and Vichot retire.
The most popular '6 Day' of the winter - 'The Gent 6' or the 'Lotto Zesdaagse Vlaanderen-Gent' as it is officially known these days - should have been last week, but with covid-19... A good time to look back to the 2016 final weekend with Callum MacGregor.
Ed Hood has been looking through his cyclocross interview archive and found this gem that was never published on PEZ. Keith Mernickle was one of the top British 'crossers' in the 60's and 70's when the scene had many a World class rider.