Category: Commentary


CXHairs Goes To Le Tour (Part VIII)

July 12th, 2015 — 2:43pm

Editor’s Note: John Kavouris finishes his exclusive coverage of the Tour for In The Crosshairs. It has been great having John on board and we hope to have him back during the cyclocross season for more coverage. Please let us know what you thought of our “offseason” coverage. Tweet at us at @CXHairs. Or send an […]

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CXHairs Goes To Le Tour (Part VII)

July 12th, 2015 — 1:25pm

Editor’s Note: John Kavouris continues his exclusive coverage of the Tour for In The Crosshairs. Follow him at @JohnKavouris on Twitter and Kavouris on Instagram. All photos © 2015 John Kavouris. Stage 7: Livarot – Fougeres (190.5km) In light of the drama, crashes, and weather over the last few stages, I am unreasonably happy to […]

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CXHairs Goes To Le Tour (Part VI)

July 11th, 2015 — 12:22pm

Editor’s Note: John Kavouris continues his exclusive coverage of the Tour for In The Crosshairs. Follow him at @JohnKavouris on Twitter and Kavouris on Instagram. All photos © 2015 John Kavouris. Stage 6 Abbeville – Le Havre (191.5km) Stage 6 of the Tour ran from Abbeville to Le Havre, on a mostly coastal route. While […]

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CXHairs Goes To Le Tour (Part V)

July 10th, 2015 — 12:41pm

Editor’s Note: John Kavouris continues his exclusive coverage of the Tour for In The Crosshairs. Follow him at @JohnKavouris on Twitter and Kavouris on Instagram. All photos © 2015 John Kavouris. Stage 5: Arras – Amiens (189.5km) Today’s stage started off pretty miserable for everyone. Weather in Arras was cold and rainy, I was slow […]

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CXHairs Goes To Le Tour (Part IV)

July 8th, 2015 — 6:01pm

Editor’s Note: John Kavouris continues his exclusive coverage of the Tour for In The Crosshairs. Follow him at @JohnKavouris on Twitter and Kavouris on Instagram. All photos © 2015 John Kavouris. Stage 4: Seraing, BE – Chambrai, FR (223.5km) The Tour de France actually entered France for the first time in 2015, and it did […]

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CXHairs Goes To Le Tour (Part III)

July 7th, 2015 — 12:52am

Editor’s Note: John Kavouris continues his exclusive coverage of the Tour for In The Crosshairs. Follow him at @JohnKavouris on Twitter and Kavouris on Instagram. All photos © 2015 John Kavouris. Stage 3. Antwerp – Huy (159.5km) After the miserable weather conditions of yesterday, today should have been a change of pace for the riders. […]

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CXHairs goes to Le Tour (Part I)

July 5th, 2015 — 3:46pm

  EDITOR’S NOTE: It may not be cyclocross but it’s cycling and it’s the freakin’ Tour de France. So when the opportunity to have a reporter in the field arises, we are going to take full advantage of it. These reports come to us from Crosshairs Skinny Tire French Grand Tour and Chemistry Correspondent, John Kavouris. John […]

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GWENNESS And The Offseason, So Far …

June 19th, 2015 — 3:27pm

Cross will be here soon enough. It seem like only yesterday we were watching Mathieu van der Poel win the World Championship and continue to cement his place, along with Wout van Aert, atop the new cyclocross hierarchy. But as of this post, we are only 89 days away (according to the countdown at www.crossvegas.com) […]

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The Cyclocross Rap Battle: Screencap Translation

February 18th, 2015 — 8:28pm

Following the February 14 broadcast of the Superprestige finale in Middlekerke, Vier broadcast a “rap battle” between the top men cyclocrossers from Belgium and the Netherlands. Although no English subtitles were available, Dutch ones were provided. So, along with some help from my Dutch friends, here is my interpretation of the rap stylings of Sven, Rob, […]

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Your Moment of SVENNESS 1.5

February 6th, 2015 — 12:18am

For YMOS 1.5 we go back to the Belgian National Championship that took place in Erpe-Mere on January 11. Instead of concentrating on the leaders at the front, this episode takes a look at the “elites without contracts” who race at the same time as the pros with contracts. The riders in this group are […]

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