Monday, September 6, 2010

Advice For Friends Of Cyclocross From Six Time French Champion Eugène Christophe

All you cyclocrossers might enjoy a little advice from this article first published in 1921. The link is courtesy of


  1. It would appear that I'm better at cyclocrossing than at posting a link on this site, which is to say, I suck at both.

    Irregardless of my "suckiness", you'll have to copy and paste the link into your web brower. I dare say it will be worth the extra points and clicks that you'll have to perform....

  2. Great link, that's fucking hilarious, plus it's pretty cool, as well. Imagine if we had to go through "thickets!" Yeah, I'd really want a crabont bike for that kind of racing. Also I liked "descending a steep hill." Crazy stuff! There's also so some great advice - like sometimes it is better to dismount than ride ..."