International Cross Preview Oct 30/Dec 1
International Cross Preview Oct 30/Dec 1 2013/14
International Cross Preview
Boonen and Friends is a highlight in a weekend with no UCI World Cup, Superprestige or bpost Bank action. Instead we have a number of good international races in Europe and the USA. It will be interesting to see how many of the ‘big stars’ start any of them. Free of European commitments UK National Champion Ian Field races at the National Trophy Series for the first time this season.
Boonen and Friends – November 30
The 5th running of the Tom Boonen and Friends charity cyclo cross to be held on the beach at Moi, Belgium.
The race features many top road stars such as past World Cyclo Cross Champion Zdenek Stybar.
Last time Tom Boonen couldn’t make the event as he had a stomach ailment and was forced to sit it out.
1 Zdenek Stybar
2 Maarten Wynants
3 Pieter Vanspeybrouck
4 Matteo Trentin
5 Peter Sagan
Baystate Cross 1/2, C2 – November 30 & December 1
Two days of top action at Sterling, Massachusetts in the USA.
Elite Men – Day 1
1 Jeremy Durrin (USA) JAM Fund / NCC 0:57:44
2 Mike Garrigan (Can) Blacksmithcycle/Stage-Race 0:00:01
3 Shawn Milne (USA) Cyclocrossworld.com 0:00:02
Elite Women – Day 1
1 Crystal Anthony (USA) Cyclocrossworld.com 0:40:29
2 Laura Van Gilder (USA) Mellow Mushroom 0:00:10
3 Arley Kemmerer (USA) C3-Athletes Serving Athletes 0:00:11
Elite Men – Day 2
1 Jeremy Powers (Usa) 55:12
2 Shawn Milne (Usa) 55:19
3 Jeremy Durrin (Usa) 55:36
Elite Women – Day 2
1 Elle Anderson (Usa) 39:07
2 Arley Kemmerer (Usa) 39:12
3 Laura Van Gilder (Usa) 39:12
CXLA California Cross, C2 – November 30 & December 1
California Dreaming with this weekend of action held in Los Angeles, USA.
Day 1 is the Cross After Dark followed next day by less nocturnal racing.
CXLA Weekend – Cross after Dark, C2 – December 1
Action from Los Angeles, USA with a race in the darkness followed by a day of racing.
Cross After Dark Series 2012
1 James Driscoll (Usa) 56:57
2 Ryan Trebon (Usa) 57:07
3 Ben Berden (Bel) 57:08
1 Katerina Nash (Cze) 38:46
2 Meredith Miller (Usa) 39:01
3 Caroline Mani (Fra) 39:02
CXLA Weekend 2 2012
1 Timothy Johnson (Usa) 57:18
2 Ryan Trebon (Usa) 57:19
3 Ben Berden (Bel) 58:21
1 Katerina Nash (Cze) 41:21
2 Julie Krasniak (Fra) 41:39
3 Caroline Mani (Fra) 42:06
Tage des Querfeldeinsports, C2 – December 1
The ‘Days of Promise’ cross held at Ternitz in Austria.
Bryksy Cross, C2 – December 1
Polish cross held at Gosciecin.
Sion Valais Cross, C2 – December 1
National Trophy Series Round 4
BC Grand Prix of Cross, C2 – December 1
Held in Surrey, no not in the south of England but in Canada.