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2016 Rio Olympic Games: Cycling

2016 Rio Olympic Games: Cycling

Summer Olympics: Complete Track Cycling, Road Cycling, Mountain Bike, BMX Coverage

Aug 18, 2016

All 3 Americans in BMX Quarterfinals Advance to Semis

All 3 Americans in BMX Quarterfinals Advance to Semis

In a BMX quarterfinals filled with big crashes, two of the heavy favorites failed to advance, while the Americans — Corben Sharrah, Nic Long and Connor Fields — all showed their speed and durability during...

Aug 16, 2016

US Cyclist Sarah Hammer Takes 2nd Silver in Rio

US Cyclist Sarah Hammer Takes 2nd Silver in Rio

American cyclist Sarah Hammer couldn't catch up to the leader in the final event of the cycling omnium Tuesday, but she did manage to jump to second place, taking silver. Great Britain's Laura Trott had...

Aug 13, 2016

Top US BMX Rider Back From Hand Injury

Top US BMX Rider Back From Hand Injury

The pink scar that winds from the bottom of Connor Fields' left hand and past his wrist serves as a reminder of the injury that derailed a promising BMX season.

Aug 10, 2016

Olympic Cycling Champion Kristin Armstrong Is Golden Again

Olympic Cycling Champion Kristin Armstrong Is Golden Again

Kristin Armstrong of the United States won her third consecutive Olympic time trial Wednesday, her golden effort on the brutal course leaving her in an exhausted heap on the road at the finish line.

Aug 20, 2016

Lea Davison Aims for Podium in Mountain Biking

Lea Davison Aims for Podium in Mountain Biking

Lea Davison, Team USA's best hope for an Olympic medal in mountain biking, loves to see girls on the trails. So much so that she has made it a bit of a mission in life. Davison and her sister, Sabra, started...

Jul 27, 2016

USA Cycling at Crossroads as Rio Olympics Approaches

USA Cycling at Crossroads as Rio Olympics Approaches

USA Cycling, one of the nation's most popular participatory sports, is dealing with aging athletes, declining membership and a vast disconnect between amateur riders and their elite counterparts. It has...

Jul 21, 2016

Chloe Dygert Ready to Chase Gold in Rio

Chloe Dygert Ready to Chase Gold in Rio

The Olympics were never something to which Chloe Dygert paid much attention, not when there were pick-up basketball games and a million other things on her mind while growing up near Indianapolis. Not even four...

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