Cycling News

Miracle recovery ends London 2012 quest for Dutch handcyclist

Monique_van_der_Vorst_in_BeijingDecember 27 - Monique van der Vorst, Dutch handcyclist who had ambitions of improving on the two silver medals she won at the Beijing Paralympics, will not now be able to go for gold at London 2012 after she was struck from behind by a cyclist while she was out training, with the accident leading to her being able to walk again.

Storey joins Horizon Fitness women's team

December 21 - Paralympic and World Para-cycling champion Sarah Storey (pictured) - who is also reigning British individual pursuit champion in the event open to all cyclists - has been named the first signing for the Horizon Fitness women’s road cycling team.