Cycling

Kiwi Paralympic bronze medallist cyclist quits track but may set sights on triathlon at Rio 2016

By Gary Anderson

New Zealand's Fiona Southorn has announced her retirement from international competition ©Getty ImagesParalympic cyclist Fiona Southorn has announced her retirement following a career that spanned two decades and was highlighted by a bronze medal at London 2012.

Embarrassment for UCI President Cookson after Tokyo 2020 Paralympic application submitted late

By Gary Anderson

A UCI error has potentially put Para-cycling's place at Tokyo 2020 at risk ©AFP/Getty ImagesInternational Cycling Union (UCI) President Brian Cookson has suffered major embarrassment after his organisation failed to submit its application for the sport's inclusion on the Tokyo 2020 programme on time to the International Paralympic Committee (IPC).

Germany finish in style with three golds on final day of Para-cycling Road World Championships

By Gary Anderson

Hans-Peter Durst was one of three German winners on the last day at the Para-cycling Road World Championships ©Getty ImagesGermany ended the Para-cycling Road World Championships on a high as three athletes claimed road race gold medals on the final day of action in Greenville, South Carolina.

Photo-finishes highlight thrilling fourth day at Para-cycling Road World Championships

By Gary Anderson

A thrilling day in Greenville saw Britain claim gold in the women's tandem road race ©Getty ImagesA thrilling day of action at the Para-cycling Road World Championships in Greenville saw gold medals in two races decided by photo-finishes as British duo Lora Turnham and Corrine Hall claimed victory in the women's B/VI tandem race, while American Jamie Whitmore edged the women's C3 class.

Paralympic champion Eskau follows up Sochi golds with Para-cycling world title

By Gary Anderson

Paralympic champion Andrea Eskau has added further gold to her collection after picking a world title in Greenville ©Getty ImagesGerman skier Andrea Eskau swapped the snow for the tarmac to claim more gold at the Para-Cycling Road World Championships in Greenville as she secured the women's HT time trial title with an impressive performance.

Four golds for US as Briton Storey claims 17th title at Para-cycling Road World Championships

By Gary Anderson

Dame Sarah Storey claimed a 17th Para-cycling world title in Greenville today ©Getty ImagesHost nation the United States claimed four gold medals at the Para-cycling Road World Championships in Greenville, which also saw a 17th cycling world title go the way of Britain's multi-Paralympic champion Dame Sarah Storey.

Italy beat hosts US to relay gold on day one of Para-cycling Road World Championships

By Zjan Shirinian

Paralympic champion Alex Zanardi was part of the trio that won handcycling relay gold in Greenville ©Getty ImagesItaly have won the first gold medal of the International Cycling Union Para-cycling Road World Championships, beating the hosts in the handcycling relay.

United States names Para-cycling squad packed full of gold medallists for World Championships

By Gary Anderson

Megan Fisher is among 15 Paralympians named on the US squad for the Para-cyclinf Road World Championships ©Getty Images The United States has named a 44-strong squad for next month's International Cycling Union (UCI) Para-cycling Road World Championships that contains seven reigning champions as well as a host of Paralympic gold medallists.

United States top gold medal table at final Para-cycling World Cup in Spain

By Gary Anderson

US riders claimed nine gold medals at the UCI Para-cycling World Cup in Segovia last weekend ©Getty Images The final International Cycling Union (UCI) Para-cycling World Cup of the season saw the United States emerge with nine gold medals in Segovia with five of its riders topping the podium.
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