LAS VEGAS -- The 2015 edition of the CrossVegas cyclocross race, the largest in North America, was designated a UCI World Cup race, a first for a race in the United States. The race -- the men’s won this year by Belgian Wout van Aert and the women’s by Katerina Nash from the Czech Republic -- featured 120 professional cyclists from 20 countries who competed on a course set up at at Desert Breeze Park on Wednesday, Sept. 16. The race was held in conjunction with the annual Interbike International Bicycle Exposition held at Mandalay Bay Convention Center Sept. 16-18. Interbike is the largest annual gathering of the bicycle Industry in North America.
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