Wednesday, 29 June 2011

Olympic Road Cycling - Road Cycling Overview

Road bicycle racing is a bicycle racing sport held on roads, using racing bicycles. Bicycle racing is worldwide famous sports specially in Europe. Bicycle riders start simultaneously with the winner being the first to the line at the end of the course. The most competitive and devoted countries are Belgium, Colombia, France, Germany, Italy, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Spain and Switzerland, although the sport is also popular in Australia, Venezuela, Denmark, Russia, South Africa, New Zealand, the United Kingdom, Poland and the United States.

Cycling Road started in late 19th century and debuted in 1896 Olympic in Athens. Road Cycling is governed by Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI). 2012 Olympic will witness Road Cycling being competed from 28th july to 1st August at The Mall, Hampton Court where 212 (145 men, 67 women) athletes are participating. Olympic Cycling Road Tickets are available at Sport Ticket Exchange for nominal prices.

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