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Cross Predictions – Week 9 Wrap-Up

What a wild week of cross it was this past week. In Europe, Sven Nys dominated and is starting to look like the Nys of old. Kevin Pauwels struggled to find the form and consistency that made him the most dominant rider last season. Finally, Niels Albert is riding extremely well, but remains one step … Continue reading

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Saying Goodbye…

  The trick in attending a great party is knowing when to leave… I started Pavé on a whim about three years ago. I wanted to assign my students a project that would ask them to use technology to show what they’ve learned and thought blogging might be an interesting strategy to try. Inspired by … Continue reading

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Cyclocross Nationals Wrap-Up, Part 2

Welcome to Part 2 of our Cyclocross National Championships Wrap-Up.   Netherlands Our Pick: Lars BoomWinner: Lars BoomNotes: Lars Boom dominated his final race of the season, beating Thijs van Amerongen by 22 seconds. Niels Wubben rounded out the podium rolling across the line 44 seconds after Boom. The oldest man in cross, Gerben de … Continue reading

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Cyclocross Nations Wrap-Up, Part 1

After a weekend of exciting racing across Europe and in the United States, we provide our wrap-up of the 14 national championships the took place over the weekend. While we didn’t outright pick winners, we did hint heavily at who we thought would prevail. As a result, our wrap-up states our “pick,” the actually winner, … Continue reading

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Belgium Cyclocross National Championships Preview

All eyes will be focused on Hooglede-Gits in north-west Belgium for the annual world championship preview race that is known as the Belgian National Championships. While Zdenek Stybar has played spoiler to the Belgian party in recent years, the national championships usual provide a sneak preview of who may grace the top step of the … Continue reading

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US Cyclocross Nationals Preview

Madison, Wisconsin welcomes the 2012 USA Cycling Cyclocross National Championships this week. The five-day event gives out 50+ titles to riders from across the country who have invaded the mid-West town. The event culminates on Sunday with the Elite Men’s race, which promises to be one of the most exciting races of the season. Of … Continue reading

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