Olympic Cycling Newswire (Page 9)

Olympic Cycling Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Canberra's Lauren Robards and Matthew Rice picked for junior track worlds in SwitzerlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2018 | The Age

    Canberra duo Lauren Robards and Matthew Rice are set to take the cycling world by storm when they shoot for gold on the international stage. The pair have been named in Cycling Australia's 13-strong team to compete at the 2018 UCI junior track world championships beginning on August 15 in Aigle, Switzerland.

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  2. Dennis: Things don't happen overnightRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2018 | Cycling News

    If it wasn't for bad luck, Rohan Dennis wouldn't have had any luck at all this past couple of years. This is the man who built his 2016 season around the Rio Olympics time trial, and was on course for a medal when his challenge was ruined late on by a broken aero bar that forced a bike change and ultimately saw him drop to fifth place.

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  3. Hagiwara, Ale Cipollini open European season in Spain - Women's News ShortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2018 | Cycling News

    Mayuko Hagiwara will start her European season with her new team Ale Cipollini at the Setmana Ciclista Valenciana held from February 22-25 in Spain. Hagiwara joins the team for the 2018 season after competing with Wiggle High5 for the previous five years.

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  4. UnitedHealthcare planning extended stay in Belgium and FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2018 | Cycling News

    The UnitedHealthcare men's team will take an extended stay in Europe this spring, starting February 27 in Belgium and ending April 15 in France after 15 days of racing that also include a short one-day adventure to the Netherlands. The US Pro Continental team will start the European trip next week at GP Samyn for a full course of Belgian one-day races and the Ronde van Drenthe in the Netherlands, then wind things up in France with more one-day races leading up to Tro-Bro Lon.

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  5. These broadcasters are way too excited about skiingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2018 | Yahoo!

    You might have seen Jessie Diggins' incredible gold-medal finish on Wednesday night in the team ski sprint final, but did you hear what is definitely the greatest live broadcast call in Olympic history? Chad Salmela and Steve Schlanger are the songbirds gracing us with their excitement of the klarbo-bakken. Schlanger provides the play-by-play, Salmela, well, let's call it the volume.

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  6. Sport24.co.za | Wiggins says Team Sky dominance bad for cyclingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2018 | News24

    British rider Bradley Wiggins said on Wednesday that Team Sky 's dominance and the controversies surrounding the cycling team have led to a "negative" atmosphere in the sport. The former Sky star was speaking to reporters at a London event to announce the new roster and suppliers for Team Wiggins, set up in 2014.

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  7. Wiggins critical of Team Sky's dominance and - negative' atmosphere in sportRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2018 | Hampshire Chronicle

    Sir Bradley Wiggins, left, was critical of former employers Team Sky at an event for his own Team Wiggins Sir Bradley Wiggins believes Team Sky's dominance on the road and the controversies surrounding the team have led to a "negative" atmosphere in the sport. The former Sky star was speaking to reporters at a London event to announce the new roster and suppliers for Team Wiggins, the outfit he set up in 2014 to help the British team pursuit squad prepare for Rio 2016 and has since become one of cycling's best under-23 teams.

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  8. Cycling: Crash-hit Cavendish makes early exit from Abu Dhabi TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2018 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Dimension Data's British sprinter Mark Cavendish falls on the ground after a crash and before withdrawing from the 2018 Abu Dhabi Tour in the Emirati capital. ABU DHABI: British sprint king Mark Cavendish made an early exit from the Abu Dhabi Tour on Wednesday after crashing before the official start of the first stage.

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  9. Australian Cycling Team for 2018 Junior Track World ChampionshipsRead the original story

    Feb 21, 2018 | PressReleasePoint

    Cycling Australia is pleased to announce the Australian Cycling Team for the 2018 UCI Junior Track World Championships to be held 15-19 August in Aigle, Switzerland. The 13-member squad was finalised following the 2018 Cycling Australia Track National Championships held at Brisbane's Anna Meares Velodrome earlier this month.

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  10. Sport24.co.za | It's full speed ahead for Investec-Songo-SpecializedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2018 | News24

    When the powerful diesel engine that drives the Jaroslav Kulhavy express leaves the station, you had better be ready or you will be left watching in awe, according to his new partner, Howard Grotts . Grotts of the United States will team up with Czech Kulhavy, the two-time Absa Cape Epic winner, replacing Christoph Sauser on the Investec-Songo-Specialized team.

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  11. Sport24.co.za | Courtney, Langvad team up as Investec-Songo-Specialized 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2018 | News24

    Choosing the Absa Cape Epic as your first ever stage race and partnering with a modern legend is not a decision most would take. Courtney, the young American regarded as the next big thing in mountain biking, will race the 15th Absa Cape Epic with three-time women's category winner Annika Langvad for Investec-Songo-Specialized 2. The Dane, who missed the 2017 edition after she opted to concentrate on finishing her dental degree, will return to an event she has won every time she has raced it.

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  12. Cycling - Cavendish out of Abu Dhabi Tour with suspected shoulder injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2018 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Briton Mark Cavendish abandoned the Tour of Abu Dhabi after sustaining a possible shoulder injury in a crash, his team said on Wednesday. FILE PHOTO - 2016 Rio Olympics - Cycling Track - Final - Men's Omnium Flying Lap 250m Time Trial - Rio Olympic Velodrome - Rio de Janeiro, Brazil - 15/08/2016.

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  13. Azizulhasni's Main Target Is Defending World Keirin Title - KhairyRead the original story

    Feb 21, 2018 | Malaysian National News Agency

    Defending the world keirin title at the UCI 2018 World Championships in Apeldoorn, Netherlands at the end of the month is a key target for national track cyclist Mohd Azizulhasni Awang this year, said Youth and Sports Minister Khairy Jamaluddin. He said although Mohd Azizulhasni only won a silver and a bronze medal in the sprint and keirin events at the recent Asian Track Cycling Tournament held at the National Velodrome in Nilai, the championship was not the main target for the athlete nicknamed the 'The Pocket Rocketman'.

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  14. Azizulhasni bags silverRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2018 | Daily Express

    NILAI: National cycling ace, Mohd Azizulhasni Awang was once again left disappointed in his own backyard after managing to secure only silver in the men's individual sprint event at the Asian Track Championships 2018. The 29-year-old, also known as the 'Pocket Rocket Man', hit the track at the National Velodrome here Monday night with the mission of defending the Asian sprint king title he garnered in last year's edition but had to settle as first runner-up after losing to Kazunari Watanabe of Japan.

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  15. Frame focused on growth and development with Trek-SegafredoRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2018 | Cycling News

    A former world champion in the team pursuit on the track, Alex Frame has moved out of the velodrome and is firmly focused on making his mark in the WorldTour with Trek-Segafredo . The 23-year-old New Zealander was signed up to the team from 2018 after two strong seasons on the JLTCondor squad that included a number of wins at 2.2 level.

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  16. Calling all future OlympiansRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2018 | The Daily Courier

    Royal Bank Training Ground will be in Kelowna Friday auditioning athletes interested in training support from a national sport organization and Future Olympian funding from Royal Bank. Royal Bank Training Ground will be in Kelowna Friday auditioning athletes interested in training support from a national sport organization and Future Olympian funding from Royal Bank.

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  17. Fatehah Fails To Ride Her Way To PodiumRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2018 | Malaysian National News Agency

    National track cyclist, Fatehah Mustapa failed to finish on the podium after finishing sixth in the women's keirin final at the Asian Track Cycling Championship 2018 today. The 29-year-old rider started well at the start of the race, which took place at the National Velodrome here, but failed to overtake the front racers, dominated by Zhong Tianshi and Bao Shanju of China, who bagged gold and silver respectively.

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  18. Burghardt will lead Bora-Hansgrohe in Omloop Het Nieuwsblad - News ShortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2018 | Cycling News

    German champion Marcus Burghardt will head up the Bora-Hansgrohe squad at Omloop Het Nieuwsblad , as last year's runner-up Peter Sagan opts to skip the event this season. Burghardt's best finish in the Omloop Het Nieuwsblad was a fifth place in 2009 while racing with Team Columbia-HTC.

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  19. Th t wins first Asian cycling gold medal No 1 Vietnamese cyclist Nguy ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2018 | VietNam News

    Nguya ...n Tha Thao t wins her first Asian gold medal at the Asian Road and Para Cycling Championship in Myanmar yesterday. - Photo nld.com.vn HA Na I - No 1 Vietnamese cyclist Nguya ...n Tha Thao t won a gold medal at the Asian Road and Para Cycling Championship in Myanmar yesterday.

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  20. Rwanda:The Rise of CyclingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2018 | AllAfrica.com

    It all started around 2008 when one Jock Boyer - a former American cycling star - realised how much cycling talent there was in Rwanda that he thought about nurturing the next generation of local riders. Officials would later discover the potential this sport has in the country.

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