Cyclocross Sluitingsprijs Oostmalle (Belgium)

On Sunday, February 23, 2014 in Oostmalle 20 Edition was held at the international Sluitingsprijs. This Cyclocross is the last game in bpost Bank Trophy in 2013-2014. The closing price will be broadcast live on television. What the participants are on the starting list of this cyclocross? What cyclo-cross racers are favourites for the victory in the closing price? Where is the trace of the last international topcross of cyclocross season 2013-2014? How Cyclocross Oostmalle program look like?

History

In 1995 the first edition of this cross-site. The Belgian Paul Herygers won that year, before the Dutchman Richard Groenendaal. Herygers would also during 1996 and 1997 to win this race. The Belgian Sven Arne Daelmans and failed three times to win this match. But the most successful driver in the history of the Belgian Sluitingsprijs Niels Albert. He has won five times in Oostmalle: 2007, 2008, 2011, 2012 and 2013. Only twice missed a non-Belgian managed to win the Sluitingsprijs for men. Both times it was a Dutchman. Richard Groenendaal winning cyclocross 2004 and Gerben de Knegt 2006.
Sluitingsprijs Oostmalle since 2001 is a ladies are held. In the Dutch clearly has much more successful than the Belgians. Of the ten editions were held, eight were won by the Dutch. Daphny van den Brand won six times in Oostmalle and Marianne Vos triumphed twice. Once a German won the women’s Cyclocross Oostmalle: Hanka Kupfernagel, 2005. In 2013 these ladies cyclocross first won by a Belgian. Sanne Cant triumphed when, for the Dutch Sabrina Stultiens and British Helen Wyman.

Bpost Bank Trophy Cyclo 2013-2014

The international Sluitingsprijs Malle is the last game in bpost Bank Trophy in 2013-2014. The interesting thing is it Bank Trophy, which has no points, but a classification based on time. Here is more information on this classification, such as between the situation and the results of previous matches.

Software Sluitingsprijs 2014

Below are application Oostmalle shenanigans of the cyclocross. In addition to high level competitions on Sunday, it hosts a number of recreational events on Saturday, namely a youth initiation and two games for cyclists who are not licensed by the Belgian cycling Federation.
Saturday 22 February, 2014

  • 13 h 00 youth Initiation
  • 14:00 Grand Prix Malle for expatriates
  • 15 h 00 grand prix Malle inhabitants

Sunday February 23, 2014 

  • prepared by beginners
  • 11:00 am Junior
  • 12.00 Promises
  • 13:45 Women
  • 15:00 Men Elite

The Trail, Place

The international Sluitingsprijs Malle will be held at Zoersel-Oostmalle Airport. The trail goes mostly through the forest on the northwest side of the airport. On the day of the contest will be placed in and around Oostmalle plenty of signs to the audience to view the correct path to the course of this cyclocross.

Tickets

Pre-sale tickets cost tickets to international Sluitingsprijs nine euros. On the day of match tickets cost 10 euros at the box office. For members of the UCI tickets on race day, however nine euros. For children under 12 years are free of charge access to this cyclocross.

Participants: list of Numbers Starting

The following is a provisional list of participants.

Favorites

The main contenders for victory at this junction is once again Niels Albert, who in this cyclocross already triumphed five times. The other main contender is Klaas Vantornout, Sven Nys, Tom Meeusen and Lars van der Haar.

Live Cyclocross tv

This competition will, like all bpost Bank Trophy field trips will be broadcast live by the Flemish public broadcasting. Here is a summary of all live and study visits.

Oostmalle

Oostmalle is located in the Belgian province of Antwerp. It is a part of the municipality of Malle.Borough Oostmalle has over 6500 inhabitants. In addition to the international Sluitingsprijs is every year a major event organised in Oostmalle, namely Slaphenkermis. This is a festival in honor of Saint Anthony. This Saint is also known as Anthony Egypt and Anthony the great. St. Anthony is considered the “father of the monastic life.”

Previous release: 2013 results

In 2013, Niels Albert won convincingly, his fifth victory in Oostmalle. He came alone to the finish.Thijs Al was 2013 the best the Dutchman in the results. He was eighth at 46 seconds. The Belgian Niels Albert took the day of Oostmalle not only the stage victory but also the final overall victory in bpost Bank Trophy Cyclo 2012-2013. He won this ranking of Vantornout and Pauwels.
Results Oostmalle 2013

  • Niels Albert
  • Klaas Vantornout 16 sec.
  • Jim AERNOUTS 23 sec.
  • Radomir Simunek Jr. 31 sec.
  • Dieter Vanthourenhout z.t.
  • Philipp Walsleben 34 sec.
  • Bart Wellens in 39 sec.
  • Thijs Al at 46 sec.
  • Sven Nys at 1m01sec.
  • Rob Peeters 1m15 sec.