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UCI Cyclo-cross World Cup #6 Zolder – Vos and Pauwels Score

by pedalmag.com

December 26, 2011 (Zolder, Belgium) – Marianne Vos (Ned) Nederland Bloeit scored again following up her win in Namur last weekend with a victory in Zolder earning her second WCup win this season besting overall series leader, Daphny van den Brand (Ned) AA Drink-Leontien.nl, in second with Sanne van Paassen (Ned) Brainwash in third. Canada’s Sarah Stewart finished in 36th down one lap.

In the men’s race Kevin Pauwels (Bel) Sunweb-Revor prevailed in massive sprint over Zdenek Stybar (Cze) Quickstep Cycling Team, the reigning World Champ with last weekend’s winner, Sven Nys (Bel) Landbouwkrediet, settling for third following a crash in the final corner. Craig Richey (Can) placed 53rd at  -2 laps while Pauwels continues to lead overall with Nys second and Stybar third.

Results

Elite women
1. Marianne Vos (Ned) Nederland Bloeit  0:39:45
2. Daphny Van Den Brand (Ned) AA Drink-Leontien.nl Cycling Team  00:29
3. Sanne Van Paassen (Ned) Brainwash Wielerploeg  01:11
4. Sanne Cant (Bel) Boxx Veldritacademie  01:21
5. Pauline Ferrand Prevot (Fra) Lapierre International  01:30
6. Hanka Kupfernagel (Ger)  01:40
7. Lucie Chainel-Lefevre (Fra)  01:43
8. Nikki Harris (Gbr) Telenet-Fidea  01:46
9. Caroline Mani (Fra)  01:59
10. Pavla Havlikova (Cze) Telenet-Fidea  02:06
11. Linda Van Rijen (Ned) Skil-Koga  02:08
12. Jasmin Achermann (Sui)  02:09
13. Christel Ferrier-Bruneau (Fra) Gauss  02:14
14. Helen Wyman (Gbr) Kona Factory Racing  02:21
15. Gabriella Day (Gbr)  02:26
16. Kaitlin Antonneau (USA) Cannondale / Cyclocrossworld.Com  02:39
17. Sabrina Schweizer (Ger) Focus MIG Team  02:47
18. Christine Majerus (Lux) Team GSD Gestion  03:04
19. Ellen Van Loy (Bel)  03:18
20. Julie Krasniak (Fra) Team Rapha Focus  03:38
21. Arenda Grimberg (Ned)  03:46
22. Nikoline Hansen (Den)  03:52
23. Hilde Quintens (Bel)  03:55
24. Sabrina Stultiens (Ned) Brainwash Wielerploeg  04:01
25. Amy Dombroski (USA) Crankbrothers-The Race Club  04:38
26. Annefleur Kalvenhaar (Ned) Giant Dealerteams  04:52
27. Martina Mikulaskova (Cze)
28. Maureen Bruno Roy (USA) Bob’s Red Mill / Seven Cycles  04:59
29. Christine Vardaros (USA) Baboco Cycling Team  05:16
30. Joyce Vanderbeken (Bel)  05:35
31. Nancy Bober (Bel) Style & Concept  05:42
32. Kim Van De Steene (Bel)  05:59
33. Katrien Thijs (Bel)  06:46
34. Tessa Van Nieuwpoort (Ned)
35. Margriet Helena Kloppenburg (Den)  -1 lap
36. Sarah Stewart (Can)    -1 lap  
37. Shana Maes (Bel)   -2 laps
DNF  Sophie De Boer (Ned) Telenet-Fidea
DNF  Reza Hormes (Ned) Orange Babies Cycling Team
DNS  Madara Furmane (Lat)

Elite Men

1. Kevin Pauwels (Bel) Sunweb-Revor  1:03:44
2. Zdenek Stybar (Cze) Quickstep Cycling Team
3. Sven Nys (Bel) Landbouwkrediet  00:20
4. Klaas Vantornout (Bel) Sunweb-Revor  00:32
5. Tom Meeusen (Bel) Telenet-Fidea  00:35
6. Bart Wellens (Bel) Telenet-Fidea  00:38
7. Lars Boom (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team  00:48
8. Niels Albert (Bel) BKCP-Powerplus  00:56
9. Steve Chainel (Fra) FDJ  00:59
10. Radomir Simunek (Cze) BKCP-Powerplus  01:00
11. Bart Aernouts (Bel) Rabobank-Giant Off-Road Team  01:04
12. Marcel Wildhaber (Sui) Scott-Suisspower MTB-Racing  01:06
13. Simon Zahner (Sui) BMC Racing Team  01:08
14. Aurelien Duval (Fra)  01:15
15. Thijs Van Amerongen (Ned) AA Drink-Leontien.nl Cycling Team  01:21
16. Julien Taramarcaz (Sui) BMC Mountainbike Racing Team  01:23
17. Christoph Pfingsten (Ger) Cyclingteam De Rijke
18. Gerben De Knegt (Ned) Rabobank-Giant Off-Road Team  01:24
19. Mariusz Gil (Pol) Baboco Cycling Team
20. Dieter Vanthourenhout (Bel) BKCP-Powerplus  01:26
21. Thijs Al (Ned) AA Drink-Leontien.nl Cycling Team
22. Matthieu Boulo (Fra) Roubaix Lille Metropole  01:27
23. Marcel Meisen (Ger)  01:28
24. Martin Zlamalik (Cze) KDL Trans  01:50
25. Jonathan Page (USA) Planet Bike  01:57
26. Twan Van Den Brand (Ned) Orange Babies Cycling Team  02:05
27. Philipp Walsleben (Ger) BKCP-Powerplus  02:06
28. Niels Wubben (Ned) Rabobank-Giant Off-Road Team  02:23
29. Christian Heule (Sui) Cannondale / Cyclocrossworld.Com  02:27
30. Enrico Franzoi (Ita) Selle Italia Guerciotti  02:30
31. Marco Bianco (Ita)  02:37
32. Tijmen Eising (Ned) Sunweb-Revor  02:50
33. Elia Silvestri (Ita) Selle Italia Guerciotti  02:52
34. Karel Hnik (Cze) Telenet-Fidea  02:54
35. Cristian Cominelli (Ita) Tx Active Bianchi  02:58
36. Jiri Polnicky (Cze) Sunweb-Revor  03:09
37. Timothy Johnson (USA) Cannondale / Cyclocrossworld.Com  03:15
38. Vladimir Kyzivat (Cze)  03:34
39. Mitchell Huenders (Ned) Cyclingteam Jo Piels  03:57
40. Ian Field (Gbr) Hargroves Cycles  04:06
41. Rob Peeters (Bel) Telenet-Fidea  04:26
42. Arnaud Grand (Sui) Telenet-Fidea  04:30
43. Sascha Weber (Ger) Team Differdange-Magic-Sportfood.De  04:49
44. David Kasek (Cze)  04:52
45. Mirko Tabacchi (Ita)  05:05
46. Yannick Mayer (Ger) Team NSP  05:11
47. Egoitz Murgoitio Rekalde (Spa)  05:38
48. Nicolas Bazin (Fra) Big Mat-Auber 93  05:44
49. Arnaud Jouffroy (Fra) Telenet-Fidea  06:25
50. Ole Quast (Ger)   -2 laps
51. Igor Smarzaro (Ita)    -2 laps
52. Jeremy Durrin (USA) -2 laps
53. Craig Richey (Can)    -2 laps
54. Ryan Knapp (USA)    -3 laps
55. Keiichi Tsujiura (Jpn) Team Bridgestone Anchor  -3 laps
56. Mitchell Hoke (USA) -3 laps
57. Lewis Rattray (Aus)    -5 laps
58. David Quist (Nor)  -6 laps
DNF  Petr Dlask (Cze) Madeta Fitness / Specialized
DNF  Troy Wells (USA)
DNF  Ondrej Bambula (Cze)
DNF  John Gadret (Fra) AG2R La Mondiale
DNS  Robert Gavenda (Svk) KDL Trans

Standings after Five Rounds (brief)

Elite Women
1. Daphny Van Den Brand (Ned) AA Drink-Leontien.nl Cycling Team  226  pts
2. Sanne Van Paassen (Ned) Brainwash Wielerploeg  180
3. Marianne Vos (Ned) Nederland Bloeit  170
4. Lucie Chainel-Lefevre (Fra)  170
5. Sanne Cant (Bel) Boxx Veldritacademie  159

Elite Men
1. Kevin Pauwels (Bel) Sunweb-Revor  440  pts
2. Sven Nys (Bel) Landbouwkrediet  430
3. Zdenek Stybar (Cze) Quickstep Cycling Team  375
4. Klaas Vantornout (Bel) Sunweb-Revor  335
5. Tom Meeusen (Bel) Telenet-Fidea  325

64. Craig Richey (Can)  19





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