Cyclo-cross is the less well known of the cycling disciplines, maybe because it doesn't qualify for either the winter or summer Olympics calendars. It really is a mixed bag! Having said that, the sport is in rapid growth, at all ages, although it's still not as popular with women and girls. Races are typically broken up by age groups.
It was a warm, dry and dusty affair in the grassland and wooded trails of Hilly Fields in Colchester. Despite the favourable weather conditions, race speeds were curtailed by a very testing course that frequently slowed riders down to walking ... (more)
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