Tag Archives: landbouwkrediet
Posted on 24. Jan, 2011 by lyne.
Belgian Champion Niels Albert (BKCP Powerplus) is on a tear at the World Championships approach, he took the win in the final race and the overall World Cup Series. The Hoogerheide course has been good to Albert. “I was world champion here in 2009, last year I won my last race here in the World [...]
Posted on 07. Jan, 2011 by lyne.
Standing in the mud, I wait, watching riders pre-ride the course in Tervuren. Then he appears, covered in mud. I ask now? He smiles and says give me 5 minutes. I wait and then the tap on the window, the wave to come in. Two hours before the start of the men’s race, I make [...]
Posted on 31. Dec, 2010 by lyne.
Shit happens alright and it seems to be happening a lot for 7-time and reigning Belgian Champion Sven Nys (Landbouwkrediet). It happened at the GVA Azencross in Loenhout. On the final lap just as he was getting ready for his sprint against Niels Albert (BKCP-Powerplus), the Cannibal (as he is called in the Belgian press) [...]
Posted on 30. Dec, 2010 by lyne.
A case of deja-vu all over again in the men’s race at the GVA Azencross. The huge crowd was massed all over the course, sometimes five deep in not more, to watch the battle. With the Belgian Championships coming up the crowd was watching for a duel between Niels Albert (BKCP-Powerplus) and Sven Nys (Landbouwkrediet). [...]