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Cyclocross stars Alvarado and Cant invited to Paris-Roubaix

On the list of Roubaix wildcard teams is Ciclismo Mundial, the team of cyclocross stars like Ceylin Alvarado and Sanne Cant.

Hirschi to UAE, Belgian CX champs: Daily News Digest

Hello again, CyclingTips readers, As we get rolling on a new week in the Wonderful World of Cycling, there's plenty going on. A Swiss sup...

The weekly spin: Off-camber thoughts on a dramatic cyclocross worlds

The emotion on Lucinda Brand’s face was unmistakable. Those were not tears of joy on the podium, but rather tears of disappointment — tea...

The weekly spin: 15 reasons to be excited about the 2019 racing season

Mountain bikers on the road. The WorldTour debut of a future star. Alternative events. Intra-squad rivalry. The return of a world champio...

The weekly spin: If Van der Poel has broken cyclocross, elite women are saving it

Elite cyclocross racing has never been so predictable, so boring. Elite cyclocross racing has never been so unpredictable, so exciting. A...

Photo gallery: Scenes from the 2018 UCI Cyclocross World Championships

Mud was the word of the weekend as the world's best cyclocross racers traveled to Valkenburg, The Netherlands, to vie for the sport's big...

Beyond Belgium: A look at the internationalisation of cyclocross

Belgium with its icy winters, abundant mud, beer tents, frites and a long cycling history is usually the first country that springs to mi...

Sanne Cant defends rainbow jersey in muddy duel with Katie Compton

“This may have been the hardest race of my career,” a mud-spattered Sanne Cant commented after she crossed the finish line in Valkenburg,...

The 2018 UCI Cyclocross World Championships: all eyes on the women

“I have been getting a lot of feedback from people saying that women’s 'cross at the moment is more exciting and more fun to watch than t...

Sanne Cant's year in rainbow stripes: 'I want to show that I was worthy of the jersey'

When Sanne Cant woke up in a Luxembourg hotel on the morning of January 29, 2017, the events of the previous day were a blur. The race ha...

Tears of joy: women’s cyclocross worlds in pictures

I was there last year, on the ground in Heusden-Zolder, for the 2016 UCI Cyclocross World Championships. Drenched from the pouring rain, ...

Sanne Cant crowned world cyclocross champion: 'It's the most beautiful day of my life!'

At first, it was a familiar sight: seven-time former world champion Marianne Vos in orange leading the elite women's field at yet another...

Women's cyclocross worlds preview: the highly anticipated finale to a stellar season

If last Saturday’s World Cup finale in Hoogerheide was a prelude for the 2017 UCI Cyclocross World Championships this weekend then we are...

The story behind the first of Katie Compton’s 13 national titles — and why a rainbow jersey is still within reach

It was 2004. I was at my first national cyclocross championships, held in the middle of a weeklong rainstorm in Portland, Oregon. My memo...

#CXNats: these are your new women's cyclocoss national champions

There were national championships being held all over Europe, the United States and Australia this weekend. While Australians were battli...

Meet Sanne Cant, the most dominant woman in cyclocross

It's the time of the year when everyone is heading off for the holidays, spending time with family and taking advantage of the opportunit...

Ella Picks: controversy over sexist race poster, women's team to tackle the Tour de France and more

Every week we scan the internet for the interesting stories of women’s cycling that deliver unique insight, inspire or simply make us lau...

Photo gallery: Women's 2016 UCI World Cyclocross Championships

The rain came down in buckets in Heusden-Zolder when the U23 women and Elite women lined up for the pinnacle event of the season and the ...

Rainbow jersey back in Dutch hands after Thalita de Jong’s wins Cyclocross World Championships

The world champion cyclocross title is back in Dutch hands after 22-year-old Rabo-Liv rider Thalita de Jong surprised her competition and...

Live stream: Women's UCI World Cyclocross Championships

Watch with us live as the world’s best cyclocross riders will return to familiar Circuit Zolder course in Belgium tomorrow for the pinnac...

Cyclocross Worlds preview: Why Kaitlin Antonneau is the best U.S. hope for an elite medal

America’s hopes for an elite women’s podium spot at the World Cyclocross Championships have long rested with veteran contender Katie Comp...