Nys – “Shit happens.”

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)…

Albert Wins Over Unlucky Nys At Azencross

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).…

First Cross Win For Vos At Azencross

A three-way battle of champions. World Champion Marianne Vos (Nederland Bloeit) took her first cross win of the season at the GVA Azencross in Loenhout on Wednesday. Though she looked to be struggling during the race to stay in the lead group, she hung on and then used her powerful kick, no doubt helped by…

Photo Gallery U23 GVA Azencross

Wietse Bosmans (BKCP-Powerplus) took another win at the GVA Azencross in Loenhout. He went to the front immediately to set the pace and a lead group of about 10 riders was created under pressure. A few laps later, Bosmans was able to escape to solo to victory. Vincent Baestaens (Telenet-Fidea) took second and Tijmen Eising…

Photo Gallery Juniors GVA Azencross

Danny van Poppel soloed away to take the win in the Junior race at the GVA Azencross in Loenhout. Vostech Pipl who had battled with van Poppel for a few laps took second and Quintin Jaureguiq was third. Yannick Eckmann who was i the lead group or chase group for most of the race finished 8th. Drew Dillman was the best American in 18th. Photo Gallery.