Tuesday, 7 February 2012

Introduction of racing and bicycle.


The first cycling race was a 1,200 meter race on May 31, 1868 at the Park of Saint-Cloud, Paris. It was won by James Moore who rode a bicycle with solid rubber tires. The first cycle race covering a distance between two cities was Paris–Rouen, also won by James Moore, who rode the 123 kilometers dividing both cities in 10 hours and 40 minutes.
The longest established bicycle racing club in the United States is the Century Road Club of America. Incorporated 1891 in Missourian now New Jersey. The club has sponsored races and timed distance events since its inception. Its members have included more national and Olympic medal holders than any other American club including Fred Spencer and John Howard.

A bicycle, also known as a bike, pushbike,[ pedal bike pedal cycle, or cycle, is a human-powered, pedal-driven, single-track vehicle, having two wheels attached to a frame, one behind the other. A person who rides a bicycle is called a bicyclist.
Bicycles were introduced in the 19th century and now number about one billion worldwide, twice as many as automobiles. They are the principal means of transportation in many regions.

Olympic road Cycling Tickets can be purchased from Sport Ticket Exchange at nominal prices.

Olympic road Cycling Tickets.

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