European Cyclo-cross Championships rescheduled due to stormy weather

Local authority in western France stops Saturday's planned races from happening; races rescheduled to Sunday

Fem van Empel lifts her bike above her head after the Koppenbergcross
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The European Cyclo-Cross Championships have been rescheduled due to the ongoing effects of Storm Ciarán.

In a statement on Friday afternoon, the day before the events were due to take place, the Union Européenne de Cyclisme (UEC) said that the races will now take place on Sunday instead; it is not known what the impact on the schedule will be. The Team Relay still took place on Friday, however.

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