Niels Albert won the 2012 UCI Cyclocross World Championships on Sunday in Koksijde, Belgium. After a fast start Albert attacked solo on the first lap. He established a lead which he held onto through to the finish. The Belgian team dominated the race, in the end claiming the top 7 places. This is the second rainbow jersey that the 26 year old Albert has won.
Niels Albert races with TRP brakes fitted with SwissStop Yellow King compound brake pads for carbon wheels.