Tag Archives: olympic games
Posted on 01. Aug, 2012 by usacycling.
USA Cycling announced Wednesday Olympic BMX cyclist Arielle Martin suffered an injury during routine training at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Chula Vista, Calif., on Tuesday. Due to her injuries, Martin will be unable to make Wednesday’s scheduled trip to London and will be replaced on the U.S. Olympic BMX Cycling Team by Brooke [...]
Posted on 01. Aug, 2012 by lyne.
Defending champion Kristin Armstrong dominated from start to finish to win the gold medal in the women’s time trial at the London 2012 Olympic Games. The American clocked a time of 37 minutes and 34 seconds on the 29-km course. Germany’s Judith Ardnt was second, 15 seconds slower and a further seven seconds back was [...]
Posted on 01. Aug, 2012 by pressrelease.
After retiring from speedskating, Clara Hughes decided to remain a high-level athlete to race the time trial at the London 2012 Olympic Games. Earlier today, the Canadian rider gave it all she had to finish 5th, clocking a time of 38 minutes and 28 seconds on the 29-km course. USA’s Kristin Armstrong was the fastest [...]
Posted on 31. Jul, 2012 by pressrelease.
2008 Olympic Gold medal winner Kristin Armstrong, reigning USA TT champion Amber Neben and Taylor Phinney share their thoughts on the eve of the Olympic time trial – includes time trial start lists
Posted on 30. Jul, 2012 by lyne.
Dynamic. Exciting. Thrilling. These are some of the words used to describe the women’s road race at the London 2012 Olympic Games. Attacks flew early in the race with the aggressive Dutch team launching moves and counter-moves. But they were not the only one, the Americans, British, Italians covered and also sent riders up the [...]
Posted on 29. Jul, 2012 by pressrelease.
Multiple world champion Marianne Vos, of the Netherlands, made the winning move Sunday in the women’s road race at the 2012 London Olympics Games, adding a road goal medal to her extensive palmares. After following its pre-race stategy throughout the race, the Canadian team had to revise its plans with 14 kilometers to go when [...]
Posted on 29. Jul, 2012 by usacycling.
With a medal in their grasp, the United States Olympic women’s cycling team suffered untimely bad luck on Sunday as Shelley Olds (Gilroy, Calif./AA Drink-Leontien) experienced a flat in the home stretch and finished seventh. With Team USA riding strong on the front all day, Olds was springboarded into what would be the winning move [...]
Posted on 27. Jul, 2012 by lyne.
Guide to follow the London 2012 Olympic Games online and via social media. Updated.