Great Britain’s long list for the women’s Olympic Games road race will soon be shortlisted with Lizzie Armitstead and Emma Pooley already ear-marked in for two of the potential spots. Under the qualification rules Great Britain currently have four places for the women’s race, however that is expected to drop to three before the Olympics later this summer. With Armitstead a...
Emma Pooley could make a comeback to cycling as she bids for a medal on the road at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games. The Briton retired after an emotional ride at the Commonwealth Games in August 2014 and has since been competing as a triathlete. The climbers’ course in Rio has made her reconsider as she looks to take Olympic gold in the time trial. “I love triathlon but hilly courses...
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!
THE CYCLING HOT 10
Follow us on Twitter