If the Eskimos have a hundred words for snow, the Belgians have a hundred words for riding a bike as fast and as hard as you can. But their favorite is flahute. Today the UCI Cyclo-Cross World Championships are coming to Koksijde, which for twelve more hours will be the flahute capitol of the cycling world.

Dirty Words: Dunes, Drunks and Debauchery at the 2012 Cyclo-Cross World Championships