Mozart Does ‘Cross
The fun, the agony, the gorgeous silliness — of 'cross racingIf you've never been to a cyclocross race, oh, for heaven's sake, why not?
'Cross is exploding in the United States, and for good reasons: it extends the season for those of us who love road racing, it's easy for beginners to get involved, and every race — especially the races that feature professionals — is like a big, party in the grass. Or dirt. Or mud.
I shot this video during the Women's Category 3/4 race during Cincinnati's 3-day cyclocross event, Cincy3. The audio backdrop is Mozart's requiem. Perfect pathos. Hope you enjoy.