Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Olympic Cycling News

News on Olympic Cycling continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

14 hrs ago | This is Wiltshire

Sir Bradley Wiggins cycling in a previous Tour of Britain

Cyclists get the chance to ride part of the route of the Tour of Britain in Wiltshire, just days before Sir Bradley Wiggins and other stars of world cycling race through the county.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Bradley Wiggins, Summer Olympics, Cycling, Credit Agricole

17 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

Impey cleared of doping charge

Daryl Impey lost millions of rands because he was in the right place at the wrong time.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Daryl Impey, Tour de France, Cycling

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Velonews

'Fab Four' using Vuelta as springboard toward rainbow jersey

In a Vuelta a EspaA a packed with superstars, most of the attention has been focused on the GC contenders.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Greg Van Avermaet, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Peter Sagan, John Degenkolb, Philippe Gilbert, Tom Boonen, Vincenzo Nibali

Econsultancy

Why you should join Econsultancy's London to Paris cycling challenge

It's been impossible to ignore the massive surge of interest in cycling since the Beijing Olympics, with each year bringing new British victories and more excitement around the sport.

Comment?

Related Topix: Chris Hoy, Summer Olympic, Sports, Olympics, Bradley Wiggins, Summer Olympics, Victoria Pendleton, Sir Chris Hoy

The New Zealand Herald

Cycling: Not two years in, former spin coach already world class

Kiwi Emma Foy and pilot Laura Fairweather are competing in the Para-Cycling Road World Championships in the US.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics

This Is South Devon

CYCLING: Banned star Jonathan Tiernan-Locke says key blood sample...

BANNED cyclist Jonathan Tiernan-Locke says that a key blood sample, taken for Team Sky only 48 hours after the test which led to his two-year suspension, strongly indicates his innocence - but the UK Anti-Doping agency dismissed it.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Summer Olympic

Wrexham.com News

'Tour Of Britain' To Return To Wrexham In September

The Tour will pass through Wrexham on Monday 8th September as part of the 'Stage Two', which will see the cyclists travel from Knowsley from Llandudno.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Bradley Wiggins, Summer Olympics, Summer Olympic, Cycling, Credit Agricole, Tour de France

The Daily Record

Gold medal treble for cyclist Ruairidh

Lindsayfield cyclist Ruairidh Brown geared up for next month's European Special Olympic Games with a trio of gold medals at the Great Britain National Cycling Competition last week.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Summer Olympic

Velonews

Wiggins' push could start round of hour-record attempts

Bradley Wiggins could kick off a new round of hour record attempts if he sticks to an announced June 2015 date.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Bradley Wiggins, Summer Olympics, Credit Agricole, Cycling, Tony Martin, Fabian Cancellara, Fassa Bortolo, Tour de France

Wed Aug 27, 2014

NEWS.com.au

Cycling win as historic race track gets to stay

THE future of a historic velodrome has been guaranteed just a week after a report recommended it be ripped up - SA's cycling chief couldn't be happier.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Summer Olympic

Cycling News

NRS Shorts: A round up of Australian domestic racing

Wiasak on fire at Sam Miranda King Valley Rebecca Wiasak claimed her first NRS overall tour in several years when she won the Sam Miranda Tour of the King Valley over the weekend.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Cycling

Edmonton Journal

MacKinnon: SmartStop team heavy on Canadians for Tour of Alberta

Fans line the route as Zach Bell, riding for Team Smartstop, races in the individual time trial during stage six of the 2014 USA Pro Challenge on Aug. 23, 2014, in Vail, Colo.

Comment?

Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Zach Bell, Jet Fuel Coffee connected by Sympatico, Cycling, Sports, Peter Sagan, Mark Cavendish, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Cadel Evans, Ryder Hesjedal

Stourbridgenews.co.uk

Dudley cyclist to compete at 2014 School Games

She will represent England West Midlands in the track cycling, just one of 12 sports being contested at the four day event in Manchester which is supported by National Lottery funding from Sport England and delivered by the Youth Sport Trust.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Jess Varnish, Summer Olympic, Swimming

The Georgia Straight

Cycling in Taiwan gears up

Zachary Bell recommends a cycling route, it's worth paying attention. That's because Bell is a 16-time Canadian road and track championship medalist, two-time Olympian, and has twice won silver medals at the world championships.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Zachary Bell, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics

The Independent

How six-time Olympic champion Sir Chris Hoy is cutting his motor...

Former cyclist turned-British GT contender is looking to make his Le Mans 24 Hours debut in 2016 as a new GT Academy champion is crowned Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature.

Comment?

Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Chris Hoy, Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Sir Chris Hoy

Sky Sports

British Cycling recruit sprint coach Justin Grace from rivals France ahead of Rio Olympics

British Cycling have bolstered their coaching ranks ahead of the 2016 Olympic Games by recruiting respected sprint specialist Justin Grace from the French Cycling Federation.

Comment?

Related Topix: Jason Kenny, Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Victoria Pendleton, Summer Olympic

WYFF-TV Greenville

Greenville hosts Para-cycling Road World Championships

Para-cycling is cycling competition for athletes with physical disabilities, governed by Union Cycliste Internationale , with competitions every four years at the Paralympic Games, and run in parallel with the Olympic Games.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics

Kirkintilloch Today

Inspiring others is best prize, says top cyclist

The highest-placed Scot in the Commonwealth Games women's mountain bike race, Lee Craigie, says inspiring others has been the best prize of all.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Catharine Pendrel, Olympics, Summer Olympics

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Staffordshire Newsletter

Stafford cycling fans expected to turn out in force as floodlit cycle race returns

The Newport Nocturne was established in 1989 and takes place every two years. Past events have featured Mark Cavendish, Sean Kelly, David Millar, Geraint Thomas and Ed Clancy.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, David Millar, Mark Cavendish, Summer Olympic, Ed Clancy, Geraint Thomas, Olympics, Summer Olympics

Freepressseries.co.uk

Olympic champ Laura Trott triumphs in Abergavenny

OLYMPIC track champion Laura Trott conquered the roads of Monmouthshire to claim the women's National Road Race crown in Abergavenny.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Summer Olympic, Laura Trott, Dani King, Lizzie Armitstead, Emma Pooley

•••
•••
•••

Olympic Medal Count

    Total
1 United States 46 29 29 104
2 China 38 27 23 88
3 Great Britain 29 17 19 65
4 Russian Federation 24 26 32 82
5 South Korea 13 8 7 28
6 Germany 11 19 14 44
7 France 11 11 12 34
8 Italy 8 9 11 28
9 Hungary 8 4 5 17
10 Australia 7 16 12 35
•••
•••
•••
•••