With career highlights dating back to 1994, including a bronze medal at the World U19 Cyclocross Championships, Ben Berden has quite the history with the sport. Acquiring his first Belgian title in 1996 as a U23, 'Big Ben' starting winning in America in 2011. After finding potential in a career racing 'cross stateside, Ben made the move to the U.S. and joined Raleigh-Clement for their 2012 season.
Here's a quick look into the life of 'Big Ben,' filmed excusively at CrossVegas. Boston-based documentarian Sam Smith just released this short documentary exploring Berden's life as a cyclocrosser, and why the Belgian loves racing in the U.S.