Cycling

Britain tops medals table as Para-cycling Track World Championships end in Apeldoorn

By Michael Pavitt

Sophie Thornhill and Helen Scott added to Britain's gold medal tally in Apeldoorn ©Getty ImagesGreat Britain secured the top spot on the overall medals table after winning two golds on the final day of the Para-cycling Track World Championship, in Apeldoorn, The Netherlands.

De Vries and Bos secure gold for Para-cycling Track World Championship hosts

By Michael Pavitt

Bos previously piloted Rinne Oost to gold at the London 2012 Paralympic Games ©Getty ImagesStephen de Vries and pilot Patrick Bos secured the hosts third gold medal on the third day of the Para-cycling Track World Championship, in Apeldoorn, The Netherlands.

China earn three more golds at Para-cycling World Championships

By Michael Pavitt

Guihua Liang was one of three Chinese gold medallists on day two of the Championships ©Getty ImagesChina added a further three golds to their medal tally on the second day of the Para-cycling World Championships at Velodrome Omnisport in Apeldoorn.

Britain and China enjoy golden starts to Para-cycling Track World Championships

By Michael Pavitt

Jody Cundy was one of four British gold medallists on the opening day of the World Championships ©Getty ImagesBritain claimed four gold medals on the opening day of the International Cycling Union (UCI) Para-cycling Track World Championships in the time-trial events at the Velodrome Omnisport in Apeldoorn, The Netherlands.

Para-cycling getting more attention from UCI but Cundy wants them to do more

By Duncan Mackay

This 2015 Para-cycling Track World Championships are due to open in Apeldoorn on Thursday ©Apeldoorn 2015Britain's double Paralympic gold medallist Jody Cundy has praised the International Cycling Union (UCI) for trying to promote Para-cycling following the embarrassment last year of missing the deadline to submit an application to be part of the programme for Tokyo 2020 but warned much more still needs to be done. 

Australian Para-cyclist Cooke targets another incredible year

By Liam Morgan

Australian para-cyclist Carol Cooke is aiming for an historic triple double at the UCI Para-Cycling Road World Championships later this year ©Carol CookeAustralian Para-cyclist Carol Cooke is aiming to replicate her incredible achievements in the sport in recent years ahead of the Para-Cycling Road World Championships later this year.

UCI promise to address International Paralympic Committee concerns over track cycling

By Duncan Mackay

The UCI has promised to improve the standard for track cycling to help it retain its place on the Paralympic programme ©Getty ImagesInternational Cycling Union (UCI) President Brian Cookson has promised to increase the visibility of track cycling and give riders more opportunities after they warned that it faces being dropped from the Paralympics. 

Exclusive: Cycling "dropped the ball" over Tokyo 2020 Paralympic inclusion admits UCI President

By Duncan Mackay

UCI President Brian Cookson is confident that cycling will be added to the Paralympic programme for Tokyo 2020 ©Getty ImagesInternational Cycling Union (UCI) President Brian Cookson has admitted they "dropped the ball" over the sport's application to be part of the programme for the 2020 Paralympics in Tokyo but is confident they will be among the sports included.

Beijing 2008 athletics medallist breaks Para-cycling world record after switching sports

By Nick Butler

Kate Horan has broken the flying 200m world record ©TwitterNew Zealand's athlete turned Para-cyclist Kate Horan has broken the flying 200 metres world record during the country's National Championships in Cambridge.
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