Adri Van Der Poel a very successful road rider…

Adri Van Der Poel a very successful road rider also competed in cycle-cross during the winter months. Later in his career, he raced cycle-cross full time, winning the World Championships in 1996.

This 1983 photo from an unknown race early in his career is a fantastic image of the muddy messiness of cycle-cross racing.

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Peter Frischknecht, here pictured probably dur…

Peter Frischknecht, here pictured probably during the 1978-79 season, was a swiss cyclist, in cyclo-cross he won the national championship and finished second at the Worlds four times, including one time in the amateur category.

He’s the father of mtb legend Thomas, and his grandson Andri is also riding these days!