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Category: The Cyclo X Files

Hüttcross 2015 done and dusted

0 By on Tuesday August 18 2015 in The Cyclo X Files

On Sunday 9 August, the Hüttcross series capped off with its grand finale at Moonshine Park. The course was ambitious. Moving away from the compact layouts of rounds previous, the chief dickhead designer opted for a stretched out lap that saw only the big guns… More ›

Hüttcross IV finds some mud

2 By on Wednesday July 15 2015 in Exclusives, The Cyclo X Files

Claggy, thick, beautiful and brown. Gummed up grass alighted on the rim and clung to the spokes like some escaped algae. Front wheels sailed from beneath the riders in sudden and unmistakable mutiny and the soft thud of bodies on earth sounded from all directions. The long awaited… More ›

CX Worlds Go Off!

0 By on Monday February 3 2014 in The Cyclo X Files

Our boy Alex ‘De Snor’ Revell was on the job in Hoogerheide, Netherlands overnight, battling it out with Angus Edmond for best Kiwi cyclocrosser in the World Championships. Alex came out on top, finishing one spot ahead of Angus, and both only two laps down… More ›

Back in the Belgian Chain Gang

0 By on Friday January 17 2014 in Exclusives, Racing, The Cyclo X Files

Wandering through yet another airport terminal, I was surreptitiously struck by just how quiet it was around me. While quite a few people were bustling along either on the powered treadmill-like walkway or naturally with foot on ground, there was no din. It was perfectly… More ›