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Videos from the Cyclocross World Championships!

It’s no secret I’m a huge Marianne Vos fan, so there was only one result I was hoping for from the CX Worlds in Louisville….  I wasn’t expecting the HUGE amount of videos the UCI provided!  Check these out…

Highlights of the race:

The ENTIRE race!

But if you don’t have time for that, check out some key moments, and post-race fun…

Race start:

Slippery conditions:

Vos leading:

Lucie Chainel’s crash:

The finish:


Vos post-race interview:


  1. February 3, 2013 at 2:25 pm

    It was awesome, Sarah! I especially loved how Vos at the finish gave that nice bow to the crowd… She, like Merckx, is class apart from the rest and that in no small part comes from a lifetime of training, sacrifice and dedication to her sport. Chapeau, M!!

    • sarahcycling
      February 3, 2013 at 5:16 pm

      Vos is always great like that – I think it’s because she really, REALLY loves to race, she’s still excited by every win, and genuinely loves to see people loving the sport – which makes it VERY easy to be a fan! 🙂

      • February 4, 2013 at 2:17 am

        Yes indeed! And, sure enough, the river rose today and flooded most of the park (a lot of pics on twitter)… here’s a pic tweeted by KFC’s hubby of Compton, Anton & Marianne – http://instagram.com/p/VR5x5Zpbt2/

      • sarahcycling
        February 4, 2013 at 8:01 am

        Yeah, I saw all the photos Lyne (who runs Podium Insight, and did the PR for Louisville) was posting of the floods – that section below the limestone stairs, for instance, was completely flooded. The race organisers and volunteers did a bloody good job, in the circumstances (though I did hear the race ran out of beer!!!!! At a cross race!!!!! Can you imagine? 🙂 )

      • February 4, 2013 at 2:19 am

        And did you see SvP’s tweeted pick of MV with her new shoulder-tatoo? Unfortunately, it got pulled down…

      • February 4, 2013 at 2:37 am
      • sarahcycling
        February 4, 2013 at 7:59 am

        Wow, is that REAL??? Amazing! Thanks, didn’t see that!

      • sarahcycling
        February 4, 2013 at 2:44 pm

        Oh, I saw this and thought of you – Marianne Vos demonstrating how CX riders get clean for the podium – with a bucket and flannel! Craziness!

      • February 6, 2013 at 3:07 am

        Hah! That has to be one of the muddier races she’s done in Belgium – looks like from 2010 or 2011…

        BTW, more CX Worlds videos (all in English), courtesy Cyclocross Magazine –
        Marianne and Sanne before the race (I wonder if that is where Chris/PdC interviewed her):
        MV – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KPgPS-0YzzA
        SvP – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LtHnUa1WADk

        Vos post-race, pre-podium ceremony – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=64qwvwYXuQ4

        ‘CX mag’s YT-channel (LOTS of interviews from last weekend): http://www.youtube.com/user/cyclocrossmagazine?feature=watch

      • sarahcycling
        February 7, 2013 at 10:03 am

        Ooooh! LOTS of videos – thankyou!

        Did you see this one, from Giant, about Worlds?

  2. February 23, 2013 at 12:19 am

    Movie Louisville Elites womens

    • sarahcycling
      February 24, 2013 at 1:59 am

      Wow, thankyou – can’t wait to watch that!

  1. February 5, 2013 at 2:27 pm

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