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Katerina Nash (Luna) easily wins Cross Vegas

Nys, Nash Win CLIF Bar Cross Vegas

Posted on 19. Sep, 2013 by .

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Cyclocross World Champion Sven Nys  put on a clinic  to claim the win at the CLIF Bar Cross Vegas to the delight of the cheering crowd lining the course at the Desert Breeze Complex.  Katerina Nash easily won the elite women’s race  to become the only race to win the even three times. Nys Flies […]

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Open Letter To Sven Nys

Posted on 01. Feb, 2012 by .

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An open letter to Sven Nys after his comment about the possibility of skipping Cyclocross World Championships in the future. Time to walk the talk Sven.

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Nys Satisfied With Second At St Wendel

Posted on 02. Feb, 2011 by .

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“Stybar was too strong.”  The always pro king of cross Sven Nys summed it up perfectly after the Cyclocross World Championships where he finished second to defending champion Zdenek Stybar. The duel came to take place Stybar vs Nys, Czech vs Belgian, 25-year old vs 34-year old. The two marked each other from the first […]

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Albert Claims Hoogerheide And World Cup Title

Posted on 24. Jan, 2011 by .

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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 […]

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Nys – “Everything for the sport”

Posted on 07. Jan, 2011 by .

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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 […]

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Nys Outduels Stybar For The Win In Baal

Posted on 02. Jan, 2011 by .

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Wow, what a race or more precisely what a duel at the Grote Prijs Sven Nys in Baal. It might even be called epic. The tough course was a combination of deep mud and very cold water making the descents even more treacherous and the climbs even more leg sapping. See Photo Gallery The race […]

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Nys – “Shit happens.”

Posted on 31. Dec, 2010 by .

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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) […]

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Albert Wins Over Unlucky Nys At Azencross

Posted on 30. Dec, 2010 by .

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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). […]

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