Belgian men second and third at the cyclocross World Championship

The Flemings Wout Van Aert and Toon Aerts have taken silver and bronze respectively at the World Cyclocross Championships in the Danish town of Bogense. Only the Dutch rider Mathieu van der Poel did better in Sunday’s race.   

Fourth and fifth place also went to Belgian riders.

The first ten

1.

Mathieu van der Poel (NL)

1h09'20"

2.

Wout van Aert

16"

3.

Toon Aerts

25"

4.

Michael Vanthourenhout

50"

5.

Laurens Sweeck

1'01"

6.

Lars van der Haar (NL)

1'10"

7.

Quinten Hermans

1'24"

8.

Marcel Meisen (Ger)

1'29"

9.

Jens Adams

1'31"

10.

Gianni Vermeersch

1'33"