Cyclocross is a great, silly sport primarily practiced by lowland Europeans like the Belgians and the Dutch. Designed as a seasonal alternative to road cycling, it is a great excuse for fans to eat frites and hand up beers to the riders. It’s like a combination between cycling and mud wrestling, and because of the varied terrain, it produces the best crashes in cycling.

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Take, for example, our friends here.

The slapstick scramble to claw up out of the mud pit is great, but the incessant giggling is even better.