Centrumcross Surhuisterveen 2014: 19e Internationale CentrumcrossFirst aired: Thursday, 2 January 2014 at 00.00 hours
Marianne Vos was on January 2, 2014 for the fourth time in her career, the winner of the Cross Centre in Surhuisterveen.
The reigning world champion did so with force majeure and showed why she is one of the best riders in the world. Only Yara Kastelijn could see her in the first round followed, the rest had already been put at a disadvantage. In the second round she cycled away at Kastelijn and with a lead of 1:34 minutes, she came across the finish line. Kastelijn was 2nd, while Lucinda Brand finished third.
In the men's Lars van der Haar was the big winner. With great power display he put Thijs van Amerongen and Mike Teunissen in arrears. In the first round, they could not quite keep up with Van der Haar. Teunissen even took a lead of 15 seconds brutal. It seemed to run out on a three fight, but then showcased Of Its been great shape. With a comfortable lead, he was the first to cross the finish line, followed by Thijs van Amerongen (2nd) and Mike Teunissen (3rd).