Rochette scores biggest career win at Pan American Cyclo-cross Championships

Maghalie Rochette scores biggest career win at Pan American Cyclo-cross Championships

Canadian Maghalie Rochette took one of her biggest career victories at the Pan American Cyclo-cross Championships held on home soil in Midland, Ontario on Sunday. She wasn't the only woman to claim a title in front of a home crowd as Dutchwoman Annemarie Worst won the European Championships in Rosmalen, Netherlands. "Today I was all about being clean and not making any mistakes," Rochette said in a Cycling Canada press release. "It's very special to win this; I think it is my biggest win so far. "The best thing today was to have all the Canadian fans; they were on fire! To win the title in front of a home crowd is pretty cool." These were the fifth Pan American Championships, and the first to be held in Canada, with nearly 300 riders competing across 13 categories for the Continental champion jerseys. Four-time defending champion, Katie Compton (USA) did not ...

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