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2014 UCI Track Cycling World Cup: London, England

World-class track cycling returns to London this December when Great Britain’s Olympic and world champions take on the rest of the world’s cycling stars at the second round of the 2014/15 UCI Track Cycling World Cup.

2014 UCI Track Cycling World Cup: Guadalajara, Mexico

Guadalajara is the first of three stops for the 2014/15 season, with the event travelling to London in December before the final round in Cali, Colombia in January, each event giving each squad the opportunity to score vital Olympic Games qualification points on the road to the 2016 Rio Games.

No quick fix on reducing Olympic costs, says Asian chief

(Reuters) – While the International Olympic Committee (IOC) is looking at ways to significantly reduce the costs of staging the Games, Asia’s top Olympic official has warned there is unlikely to ever be a dirt-cheap solution. Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah, the Kuwaiti president of the Olympic Council of Asia, said that while the IOC was investigating […]

Highlights from UCI Road World Championships

All of the highlights from the 2014 UCI Road Cycling World Championships in Ponferrada, Spain: Women’s Team Time Trial: Specialized Lululemon More highlights: Interview and Crash Men’s Team Time Trial: BMC Racing Team More highlights: Interview and Analysis Women’s Individual Time Trial: Lisa Brennauer More highlights: Interview and Analysis Men’s Individual Time Trial: Bradley Wiggins More highlights: Interview […]

2014 UCI Road Cycling World Championships: Ponferrada, Spain: Men’s Elite Road Race

The 2014 UCI Road World Championships consist of 12 events for elite, under-23 and junior cyclists. It will be the 81st Road World Championships and the seventh time that Spain will host the championships since they were held in Lasarte (1965), Montjuïc (1973), Barcelona (1984), Benidorm (1992), San Sebastian (1997) and Madrid (2005).

UCI Women’s Road Race World Championship

Marianne Vos entered the UCI Women’s Road Race World Championship as the prohibited favorite. The race was marred by a terrible crash about 35 kilometers after the start that sent several riders to the hospital including American Mara Abbott. Marrian

2014 UCI Road Cycling World Championships: Ponferrada, Spain: Women’s Elite Road Race

The 2014 UCI Road World Championships consist of 12 events for elite, under-23 and junior cyclists. It will be the 81st Road World Championships and the seventh time that Spain will host the championships since they were held in Lasarte (1965), Montjuïc (1973), Barcelona (1984), Benidorm (1992), San Sebastian (1997) and Madrid (2005).

2014 UCI Road World Championships Men’s Individual Time Trial: REVIEW

Steve Schlanger, Dotsie Bausch & Todd Gogulski give a post-race wrap up of the Men’s Individual Time Trial from the UCI Road World Championships that are being held in Ponferrada Spain from September 21st through September 28th.

2014 UCI Road Cycling World Championships: Ponferrada, Spain: Men’s Elite Individual Time Trial

The 2014 UCI Road World Championships consist of 12 events for elite, under-23 and junior cyclists. It will be the 81st Road World Championships and the seventh time that Spain will host the championships since they were held in Lasarte (1965), Montjuïc (1973), Barcelona (1984), Benidorm (1992), San Sebastian (1997) and Madrid (2005).

2014 UCI Road World Championships Women’s Individual Time Trial: REVIEW

Steve Schlanger, Dotsie Bausch & Todd Gogulski give a post-race wrap up of the Women’s Individual Time Trial from the UCI Road World Championships that are being held in Ponferrada Spain from September 21st through September 28th.

2014 UCI Road Cycling World Championships: Ponferrada, Spain: Women’s Elite Individual Time Trial

The 2014 UCI Road World Championships consist of 12 events for elite, under-23 and junior cyclists. It will be the 81st Road World Championships and the seventh time that Spain will host the championships since they were held in Lasarte (1965), Montjuïc (1973), Barcelona (1984), Benidorm (1992), San Sebastian (1997) and Madrid (2005).

2014 UCI Road Cycling World Championships: Ponferrada, Spain: Men’s Elite Team Time Trial

The 2014 UCI Road World Championships consist of 12 events for elite, under-23 and junior cyclists. It will be the 81st Road World Championships and the seventh time that Spain will host the championships since they were held in Lasarte (1965), Montjuïc (1973), Barcelona (1984), Benidorm (1992), San Sebastian (1997) and Madrid (2005).

2014 UCI Road Cycling World Championships: Ponferrada, Spain: Women’s Elite Team Time Trial

The 2014 UCI Road World Championships consist of 12 events for elite, under-23 and junior cyclists. It will be the 81st Road World Championships and the seventh time that Spain will host the championships since they were held in Lasarte (1965), Montjuïc (1973), Barcelona (1984), Benidorm (1992), San Sebastian (1997) and Madrid (2005).

2014 UCI Road World Championships

Tejay van Garderen, right, and Taylor Phinney (AP Photo/Christophe Ena) CLICK HERE for the USA Cycling roster for the 2014 UCI Road World Championships. LOS ANGELES (September 18, 2014) – Universal Sports Network presents exclusive national television and online coverage of the 2014 UCI Road World Championships from Ponferrada, Spain, beginning with the women’s team time trial events this […]

Colombian Women’s Nude Cycling Kit “Unacceptable,” UCI Says

Ma che divisa xe questa ? E un poco de rispetto par le donne no ? @Col_Coldeportes @BiciGoga @colombiacycling pic.twitter.com/MPcXdpLdYN — MorenoBreda (@Morenik_) September 13, 2014 Sept 15 (Reuters) – Flesh-coloured kit that makes a Colombian women’s cycling team look naked below the waist has been described as unacceptable by the sport’s governing body. Photographs […]

U.S. Broadcast Details for the 2015 UCI Road World Championships

Tejay van Garderen, right, and Taylor Phinney (AP Photo/Christophe Ena) LOS ANGELES and RICHMOND, Va. (September 8, 2014) – Richmond 2015 and Universal Sports Network announced today a media partnership for next year’s 2015 UCI Road World Championships in Richmond, Va., September 19-27, 2015. The deal provides unprecedented coverage in the United States of the UCI’s […]

2014 UCI Mountain Bike World Championships: Hafjell-Lillehammer, Norway: Women’s & Men’s Elite DHI

The Hafjell Bike Park is the ultimate mountain biking and trials playground and one of the leading facilties of its kind in Europe. The park offers 14 trails, covering 25 km in total, with a level of difficulty ranging from green to black spread over an elevation of 790 meters. It is one of the most progressive bike parks in Europe and keeps expanding at a high pace to maintain it’s position is one of the top tracks on the continent.

2014 UCI Mountain Bike World Championships: Hafjell-Lillehammer, Norway: Women’s & Men’s Elite XCO

The Hafjell Bike Park is the ultimate mountain biking and trials playground and one of the leading facilties of its kind in Europe. The park offers 14 trails, covering 25 km in total, with a level of difficulty ranging from green to black spread over an elevation of 790 meters. It is one of the most progressive bike parks in Europe and keeps expanding at a high pace to maintain it’s position is one of the top tracks on the continent.

2014 UCI Mountain Bike World Championships: Hafjell-Lillehammer, Norway

The Hafjell Bike Park is the ultimate mountain biking and trials playground and one of the leading facilties of its kind in Europe. The park offers 14 trails, covering 25 km in total, with a level of difficulty ranging from green to black spread over an elevation of 790 meters. It is one of the most progressive bike parks in Europe and keeps expanding at a high pace to maintain it’s position is one of the top tracks on the continent.

2014 UCI Mountain Bike World Cup: Windham, NY: XCO Men’s + Women’s Elite

The UCI World Cup is back in Windham, NY on August 7-10, 2014. The first mountain bike competitions were held in California (USA) in the early eighties. Since then the discipline has grown very fast, in all aspects. The first World Championships to be officially recognized by the UCI dates back to 1990. A World Cup was set up the following year.

2014 UCI Mountain Bike World Cup: Windham, NY: Downhill Men’s & Women’s Elite

The UCI World Cup is back in Windham, NY on August 7-10, 2014. The first mountain bike competitions were held in California (USA) in the early eighties. Since then the discipline has grown very fast, in all aspects. The first World Championships to be officially recognized by the UCI dates back to 1990. A World Cup was set up the following year.

2014 UCI Mountain Bike World Cup: Windham, NY: XCE Men’s + Women’s Elite

The UCI World Cup is back in Windham, NY on August 7-10, 2014. The first mountain bike competitions were held in California (USA) in the early eighties. Since then the discipline has grown very fast, in all aspects. The first World Championships to be officially recognized by the UCI dates back to 1990. A World Cup was set up the following year.

UCI Launches Women’s Cycling Week

Four women cyclists: (from left) Kathryn Bertine, Marianne Vos, Emma Pooley and Chrissie Wellington (Courtesy of Kathryn Bertine) Ahead of the historic La Course by Le Tour de France on July 27, the Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) is joining forces with key partners including Tour de France organiser Amaury Sport Organisation (ASO) and UCI Women Road World […]

2014 UCI BMX World Championships: Rotterdam, Netherlands: Elite Finals

The world’s top names in BMX will compete for the coveted rainbow jersey at the Ahoy Arena in Rotterdam.

UCI to Review Special Exemptions After Froome Case

PHOTO CREDIT: REUTERS/JOSEBA ETXABURU (Reuters) – The International Cycling Union (UCI) is reviewing its procedure over therapeutic use exemptions (TUEs) after granting Tour de France winner Chris Froome the right to use a steroid-based drug in April. “Working closely with the World Anti-Doping Agency and its director-general David Howman, the UCI has been reviewing all of its […]

UCI Deny Chris Froome Given Preferential Treatment

Chris Froome (Reuters/Joseba Etxaburu) (Reuters) – Cycling governing body UCI has denied a claim in a French newspaper that Tour de France champion Chris Froome was given preferential treatment over the use of a steroid-based drug in April. Newspaper Le Journal du Dimanche had accused the UCI of not following its own anti-doping rules in […]

UCI and IOC agree qualification quotas for Rio 2016

PHOTO CREDIT: REUTERS/JOSE MIGUEL GOMEZ (Reuters) – Two athletes per nation will be allowed to compete in the men’s and women’s individual Sprint and Keirin at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, a change from London 2012 when just one in each event was permitted. Team GB were forced to pick between the world’s top-two sprint specialists, Jason […]

2014 UCI Track Cycling World Championships: Cali, Colombia: Day #5 Final Session

The 2014 UCI Track World Championships will take place from February 26th to March 2nd in the Cali Velodrome, Cali, Colombia.

2014 UCI Track Cycling World Championships: Cali, Colombia: Day #4 Final Session

The 2014 UCI Track World Championships will take place from February 26th to March 2nd in the Cali Velodrome, Cali, Colombia.

2014 UCI Track Cycling World Championships: Cali, Colombia: Day #3 Final Session

The 2014 UCI Track World Championships will take place from February 26th to March 2nd in the Cali Velodrome, Cali, Colombia.

2014 UCI Track Cycling World Championships: Cali, Colombia: Day #2 Final Session

The 2014 UCI Track World Championships will take place from February 26th to March 2nd in the Cali Velodrome, Cali, Colombia.

2014 UCI Track Cycling World Championships: Cali, Colombia: Day #1 Final Session

The 2014 UCI Track World Championships will take place from February 26th to March 2nd in the Cali Velodrome, Cali, Colombia.

2014 UCI Men’s Cyclo-Cross World Championship: Zdenek Stybar interview

Zdenek Stybar (CZE) shares his thoughts after picking up his 3rd men’s elite world championship today.

2014 UCI Men’s Cyclo-Cross World Championship: Stybar wins title

Zdenek Stybar (CZE) picked up his 3rd elite title after defeating Sven Nys (BEL) with a time of 1:05:3. Nys lead throughout most of the race with Stybar close on his tail, until Stybar waited till one of the final hill climbs of the day to pass him.

2014 UCI Cyclo-Cross World Championships: Hoogerheide, Netherlands: Men’s Elite

The UCI CycloCross World Championships track in Hoogerheide will, with the exception of a few minor changes, be similar to the track used for the 2013 World Cup races in Hoogerheide.

2014 UCI Cyclo-Cross World Championships: Hoogerheide, Netherlands: Men’s Under 23

The UCI CycloCross World Championships track in Hoogerheide will, with the exception of a few minor changes, be similar to the track used for the 2013 World Cup races in Hoogerheide.

2014 UCI Women’s Cyclo-Cross World Championship: Vos wins 7th

Marianne Vos (NED) wins her 7th title (2006, 2009-2014) pulling away in the first lap. World Cup winner Katie Compton (USA) suffered troubles and finished 10th, 1:41 off the podium.

2014 UCI CycloCross World Championships: Hoogerheide, Netherlands: Women’s Elite

The UCI CycloCross World Championships track in Hoogerheide will, with the exception of a few minor changes, be similar to the track used for the 2013 World Cup races in Hoogerheide.

2014 UCI Cyclo-Cross World Championships: Hoogerheide, Netherlands: Men’s Junior

The UCI CycloCross World Championships track in Hoogerheide will, with the exception of a few minor changes, be similar to the track used for the 2013 World Cup races in Hoogerheide.

2014 UCI Track Cycling world Cup: Guadalajara: Buchli wins Keirin

Matthijs Buchli (NED) wins the last Men’s Kerin of the season.

2014 UCI Track Cycling world Cup: Guadalajara: Wai Sze Lee wins Keirin

After taking second place last time, Wai Sze Lee (HKG) wins last Women’s Keirin of the season.

2014 UCI Track Cycling world Cup: Guadalajara: Lin wins Sprint

Junhong Lin (CHN) gets the win over Tianshi Zhong (CHN) in the last race of the season, both were riding for Max Success Pro Cycling.

2014 UCI Track Cycling world Cup: Guadalajara: Haak wins Sprints

Hugo Haak (NED) wins the final Men’s Sprint over Max Niederlag (GER).

2014 UCI Track Cycling world Cup: Guadalajara: Max Success Pro wins Sprint

Junhong Lin and Tianshi Zhong (CHN) riding for Max Success Pro Cycling get the Women’s Team Sprint win over Russia in the last race of the season

2014 UCI Track Cycling world Cup: Guadalajara: Australia wins Pursuit

Team Australia wins back-to-back Men’s Team Pursuit with the final race of the season.

2014 UCI Track Cycling World Cup: Guadalajara, Mexico: Men’s & Women’s Finals

With world championship qualification in key events assured for Great Britain’s athletes, the final world cup round, on 17-19 January, sees Dannielle Khan, Oliver Wood, Chris Latham and Jake Ragan make their senior debuts.

2014 UCI Men’s Cyclo-Cross World Cup: Rome: Albert wins

Niels Albert (BEL) won with a time of 1:06:33, over world cup leader Lars Van Der Haar (NED). Albert sits in 2nd place in the overall standings with just one race left to go.

2014 UCI Men’s Cyclo-Cross World Cup: Rome: Niels Albert interview

Stage winner Niels Albert (BEL) talks shares his thoughts about going into the final stage sitting in 2nd place.

2014 UCI Women’s Cyclo-Cross World Cup: Rome: Katherine Compton interview

Race winner Katherine Compton (UCI) discusses how she got her hard fought win today to clutch the overall World Cup title.

2014 UCI Women’s Cyclo-Cross World Cup: Rome: Compton wins

American Katherine Compton won with a time of 36:45 to pick up her 5th straight stage win. Compton takes the World Cup title, as she leads the overall standings by more than 100 points with only 1 stage remaining.

2013 UCI Track Cycling World Cup: Aguascalientes, Mexico

For the second consecutive year, Aguascalientes welcomes the UCI Track Cycling World Cup (5-7 December). This repeat performance will further bolster the growing enthusiasm for track cycling in Mexico.

2013 UCI Track Cycling World Cup: Manchester

The UCI Track Cycling World Cup is a global three race series that sees the world’s best cyclists competing for the points that will determine their international ranking and ultimately their qualification for the next World Championships.

2013 UCI Championship: Elite Men: Rui Costa wins

Sloppy conditions cause crashes which force many of the favorites to leave the race, then in the final kilometer Rui Costa beats out Joaquim Rodriguez for the title, but it seems Rodriguez sprinted to the wrong line.

2013 UCI Championship: Elite Men: Uran crashes out

272.2 km Elite Men’s Road Race, after a rough day on the bike, with the end in reach Rigoberto Uran wipes out hard ending his day.

2013 UCI Road Cycling World Championships: Men’s Elite Road Race (mobile)

The Championships will consist of 12 events for elite, under-23 and junior cyclists. It will be the 86th Road World Championships, the 13th in Italy and the first time that the event will take place in Tuscany. This event airs Sept 29 @4:00amET. 

 
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