Heinrich Haussler set to race Cyclo-cross Worlds

Heinrich Haussler (Bahrain Victorious) at the X2O Trofee in Herentals on December 23, 2020
Heinrich Haussler (Bahrain Victorious) at the X2O Trofee in Herentals in December 2020 (Image credit: Heinrich Haussler / Instagram)

Heinrich Haussler will be an unexpected name on the start line for elite men at Sunday's UCI Cyclo-cross World Championships in Ostend, the Australian declaring his participation on Wednesday.

The 36-year-old Haussler, who has been a pro on the road since 2005, has taken to cyclo-cross as a way of maintaining fitness for the road season over the past two seasons.

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