Canada take gold medal in team pursuit at World Cup in Cali, silver for USA and bronze for Great Britain Canada’s women’s team pursuit squad captured the gold medal in the opening UCI Track World Cup held in Cali on Friday. The team included Jasmin Glaesser, Allison Beveridge, Kristi Lay and Stephanie Roorda. The team was ranked third in the world heading into the event and...
Australia has named its 15-rider squad for the first round of the 2015-16 UCI Track World Cup to take place in Cali, Colombia at the end of this month. Oceania Championship gold medallist's Anna Meares, Stephanie Morton, Matthew Glaetzer and Sam Welsford have all been named in the team. Kaarle McCulloch, who claimed three golds at the Oceanias, will miss the Colombian meet. Meares...
Meares aiming high for record-breaking Rio Olympics An appearance at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games would already be a record-breaking achievement by Anna Meares, who would become the first Australian female cyclist to contest four Olympics. The 32-year-old, however, is aiming for her third Olympic gold medal to add her to her 2004 500-metre time trial and 2012 sprint successes. ...
AIGLE, Switzerland (AP) Olympic gold medalists Marianne Vos and Anna Meares have been elected to the revived International Cycling Union athletes' commission. The UCI says the athlete panel's leader will join its policy-making management committee. The 13-member athletes group, elected by all disciplines, will appoint a president when it first meets in about three months. UCI President...
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June 12, 2015 | Discuss
SAINT-QUENTIN-EN-YVELINES, France - Sprint great Anna Meares became the most successful female track cyclist in history with 11 world titles after claiming the gold medal in keirin at the track cycling world championships on Sunday. The 31-year-old double Olympic champion added a 26th medal to her impressive collection on the final day of competition at the Velodrome National as...
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February 22, 2015 | Discuss
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