Belgian Cyclocross Championships 2014

On Monday, January 13, 2014 in Otega the 46th Edition of the international Betafence Cyclocross Championship. This is the Second Chance Contest in the Belgian Championship Cyclo and serves as the West Flanders Championship for elite also. What famous cyclo-cross racers will be on the starting list of this cross? What time the competition for the ladies and the time of the men’s elite?

History

Cyclo-cross Otega has a long history. In the old days, this was called Cyclocross Weversmisdagcross when they pass when every year held the Catholic holiday. Later changed the name of the cyclo-cross in Grand Prix Joseph Defoor. At the time, namely Joseph Defoor main sponsor for this cyclocross. Today this race called International Betafence Cyclocross. The company Betafence Fencing today because the main sponsor for the contest. Cross Otega does not belong to the famous cyclo-cross Superprestige bpost ranking Bank, Trophy or the World Cup. Still, it’s a special game for at least two reasons. First, it is now many years fast replay contest, which is held the day after BK Cyclocross. Crossers who are disappointed at the Belgian Championship, we can immediately take revenge in Otega. In addition, this contest is also special because it is considered to be the West Flanders Championship. The best driver from West-Flanders in the result of this competition, can call themselves a year West Flanders champion cyclocross. Sven Vanthourenhout, which usually runs in other matches as the servant of Sven Nys, the title is obviously a great incentive in Otega itself to achieve a good result: he was already five times West Flemish masters.

Software

  • 12:00 women’s Elite
  • 15:00 Men Elite

Tickets

Tickets for cyclocross by Otega costs ten euros. 55 ‘s and members of the UCI to pay only nine euros.

TV? Live?

Unfortunately this cyclocross, unlike most other Flemish professional trips, not live televised at Sporza or four. Here is an overview of the crossings that have been something to see live on television.

UCI Category

Cyclo-cross Otega has been classified by the International Cycling Federation as an international cross-the second category. This means that the winner of the cross Otega forty get points for UCI Cyclo-Cross World Rankings. Number two, thirty points, number three will be twenty score, and because the number of ten get a score.

Participants: starting list

Unfortunately, Belgian Sven Nys m not stare will start in Otega, but most other Belgian top will be present. The provisional start list includes the winner of silver medal at BK, Tom Meeusen and local favorites Tom Meeusen and Sven Vanthourenhout, but also talent Wout van Aert.

Organization

Cyclo-cross Otega arranged by Royal Wielerclub Otega Above association. The address of this organization is:

  • Eikenlaan 7
  • 8553 Otega-Zwevegem

Otega

Otega is a town and a district in West Flanders town of Zwevegem. The village is already more than a thousand years old. Borough Otega has about 2300 inhabitants.

Previous issue: Cyclocross Otega 2013

Klaas Vantornout took in 2013, who the day before had won the Belgian title, although the victory in Otega. He won by 25 seconds before Bart Wellens. Because Klaas Vantornout’s West Fleming, he also won the West Flemish cyclo-cross title.
Results in 2013

  • Klaas Vantornout
  • Bart Wellens
  • Sven Vanthourenhout
  • Marcel Meisen
  • Bart AERNOUTS
  • Niels Albert
  • Dieter Vanthourenhout
  • Jan Denuwaelere
  • Lubomir Petrus
  • Kevin Pauwels

Gallery

Junior Men’s Start List and Bib Numbers

Junior Men's Start List and Bib Numbers

Source: www.cxmagazine.com

Sarah De Bie Stock Photos and Pictures

Sarah De Bie Stock Photos and Pictures

Source: www.gettyimages.co.uk

cyclocross GIFs Search

cyclocross GIFs Search

Source: gfycat.com

Cross Worlds: Neils Albert’s Colnago & 10 Riders to Watch …

Cross Worlds: Neils Albert’s Colnago & 10 Riders to Watch ...

Source: www.roadbikereview.com

Sven Nys Stock Photos and Pictures

Sven Nys Stock Photos and Pictures

Source: www.gettyimages.ca

Superprestige Cyclocross #4 – Gavere

Superprestige Cyclocross #4 - Gavere

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Michael Vanthourenhout Stock Photos and Pictures

Michael Vanthourenhout Stock Photos and Pictures

Source: www.gettyimages.co.uk

Dieter Vanthourenhout

Dieter Vanthourenhout

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2014 Battle on the Beach report

2014 Battle on the Beach report

Source: www.battleonthebeach.co.uk

Road Bike Action

Road Bike Action

Source: roadbikeaction.com

Cyclo Cross Race Stock Photos & Cyclo Cross Race Stock …

Cyclo Cross Race Stock Photos & Cyclo Cross Race Stock ...

Source: www.alamy.com

Vriendin Stock Photos and Pictures

Vriendin Stock Photos and Pictures

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Vriendin Stock Photos and Pictures

Vriendin Stock Photos and Pictures

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Mike Kluge

Mike Kluge

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Thanks for a great season!

Thanks for a great season!

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Uncategorized

Uncategorized

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Sven Nys Stock-Fotos und Bilder

Sven Nys Stock-Fotos und Bilder

Source: www.gettyimages.de

The Rise, Fall and Rise of Johan van der Velde

The Rise, Fall and Rise of Johan van der Velde

Source: www.thebikecomesfirst.com

Jens Adams Photos et images de collection

Jens Adams Photos et images de collection

Source: www.gettyimages.fr

Dieter Vanthourenhout Stock Photos and Pictures

Dieter Vanthourenhout Stock Photos and Pictures

Source: www.gettyimages.ae