Watch: Slippery descent causes muddy chaos in US Cyclocross Championships

Riders forced to slide down on their backsides

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When you enter a cyclocross race, you have to accept that you're going to come across a fair bit of mud and some tricky terrain, but competitors in the US Cyclocross National Championships have got even more than they bargained for.

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