Zoe Bäckstedt takes first senior cyclocross victory in Essen

The 17-year-old wins by more than a minute in Belgium

Zoe Backstedt
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Zoe Bäckstedt has claimed her first-ever senior cyclocross victory.

The 17-year-old eased to her debut win amongst the elite women at the Robotland Cyclocross Essen, crossing the line more than a minute ahead of her nearest rival, Laura Verdonschot, who took second place.

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