Happy Friday – Hanka Kupfernagel

Hanka Kupfernagel, born on 19 March 1974, is a German professional cyclist who rides cyclocross, road and moutain bikes. She has won seven consecutive medals at the UCI Women’s Cyclo-cross World Championships, including three gold medals for 2000, 2001 and 2005; the silver medal in 2002 and 2003; and the bronze medal in 2004.

In 2007, the three-time world cyclo-cross champion added world time trial champion to her impressive CV when she won gold at the UCI Road World Championships Women’s Time Trial.

Calender photos courtesy Daniel Gieger