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Clara Honsinger is the 2019 U.S. National Champion of cyclocross.

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Everything You Need To Know About The 2021 UCI Cyclocross World Championships - What Does Sand Riding, Running Mean For Van der Poel, Van Aert? | Ian & Friends

Jan 30, 2021

Ian and Michael preview the upcoming UCI Cyclocross World Championships in Ostend and pick their favorites.

Half of the course is in a field and half is on a beach. Riders will have to demonstrate technical proficiency across a full spectrum of what cyclocross demands. 

Ian demonstrates a lack of proficiency in most of the demands of cyclocross throughout the course of the show.

Favorites for the race include Lucinda Brand, Ceylin Del Carmen Alvarado, Denise Betsema, Mathieu Van Der Poel and Wout Van Aert. You might be surprised by who Michael and Ian have picked to win.

Watch all the way to the end for a feature on the rivalry between Wout van Aert and Mathieu van der Poel.