This international cyclocross event, which includes professional athletes from all over the world, is taking place at Louisville’s Eva Bandman park in downtown Louisville along River Road. Louisville orthopedic surgeon Dr. Stacie Grossfeld is on hand to assist with any sports injuries and medical needs during this challenging cyclocross competition. Check out photos documenting Dr. Grossfeld’s experience covering the 2013 Cyclocross World Championships on the Louisville Orthopaedic Specialists Facebook page.
Participants compete across a rigorous course that involves a mixed terrain including obstacles, mud, steep slopes, water and possibly snow and ice.
Dr. Grossfeld’s medical training includes a special fellowship in Sports Medicine from the Fowler Kennedy Sports Medicine Center. She is also board certified in orthopedic surgery.