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Olympics Cycling

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Parent Category: Summer Olympic Games
Olympics Cycling, also known as track cycling, is the type of bicycle racing used in the Olympics. Any questions about this specific type of cycling, or the Olympic cycling competition can be asked here.
Answer In the SUMMER Olympics, I think it was Stephanie Rice. Answer Steven Bradbury was the first Australian athelete to win gold in the Winter Olympics. It was for the 1,000 metre short track speed skating in the 2002 games. Australia is the only country in the southern hemisphere to…
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cycling started in the 1800's
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A Velodrome is a track used for bicycle racing. It was also lesser known for motorcycle racing as well. The surface can be made of parquet wood, it is typically banked, an oval track, and is generally indoors. Track Cycling is the sport contested in an Velodrome.
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The Iraq Cycling Jersey was a big hit and is now sold out (well, I do have 2 jerseys left, both XL size, and half-price if you want them). Learn more about the project to support the Iraq Junior National Cycling team here: http://www.strawberryfields.org/iraq/iraqi_page1 And find contact info her…
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You need to have a track bike, a track bike is different to any other bike so if its your first time go to your local bike store and they will be able to help. you need to have a velodrome around your area a velodrome is an oval circuit and on each corner it gets steep. and all you do is race aroun…
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I will answer this one with two catagories, where you live afterwards and where you don't. For surviving, I think the fastest a human has ever gone with no mechanical assitance is about 26 mph in a running sprint. For not surviving, the human body in freefall can reach speeds of around 120 mph befor…
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the london 2012 olymipic masscots are called wenlock + mandeville
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Depends on the calibre of the race In the grand tours (Italy, France, Spain) there are 9 members of a team but some may withdraw if they crash and are injured
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The USA won three medals in cycling at the 2004 Games: 1 gold, 1 silver, and 1 bronze. Gold: Tyler Hamilton - Men's Time Trial Silver: Deirdre Demet-Barry - Women's Time Trial Bronze: Bobby Julich - Men's Time Trial
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The gold medal in tandem at the 1952 Summer Games was won by Lionel Cox and Russell Mockridge of Australia.
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The roster of the 2008 USA Olympic baseball team will not be announced until mid-July. However, managers and coaches have been selected: Manager: Davey Johnson Pitching Coach: Marcel Lachemann Hitting Coach: Reggie Smith 3rd Base Coach: Rich Eckstein Auxiliary Coaches: Dick Cooke, Rolando de Ar…
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I will not swear this is all of them. All track cycling events at the 1984 Games were for men only so that is why more men are listed than women. Men Alexi Grewal Davis Phinney Thurlow Rogers Ron Kiefel Steve Hegg Ron Keifel Clarence Knickman Andrew Weaver Leonard Nitz David Grylls Larry…
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well the stuff that poped in my head is they use heavy balls, tennis rackets, pingpong bats, baseball bats, skying thingy well and that's all ANSWERD BY ATAKAN OSMAN ÇOBAN
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Micheal Jackson should be able to pull this one off, btw Josa Hernandez is a jewish boy. plus he wears husky sized panties during his morning loops.
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Johnny Unitas The popularity of people can ben measured by search queries in Google.trends and the popularity in international media by marshallindex which is measuring how often the name is mentioned in media.In this way you can find out who was most the most famous sportsman at what time, I prefe…
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The first cycling event in the modern Olympics was the 100 km held at the 1896 Games in Athens. The winner was Leon Flameng of France in a time of 3:08:19.2. The race consisted of racing 300 laps around a 1/3 km track.
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7 winter sports and 28 summer sports
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A grand total of 205 countries are participating in London's 2012 Olympics.
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Mountain biking was contested at the 2008 Games ... it was called 'Cross Country'. The gold medal winners were Julien Absalon of France in the men's division and Sabine Spitz of Germany in the women's division.
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Katie MacTier of Australia was 2nd behind Sarah Ulmer and Leontien van Moorsel of Netherlands was 3rd.
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The hamburger bun was invented in 1916. It was invented by Walter Anderson who went on to found White Castle.
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Sarah Ulmer won one medal at the 2004 Games in Athens. That was a gold in women's individual pursuit cycling.
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in 2004 Sarah ulmer won a gold medal but Sarah has now retired
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Yes.Several different versions even. Track, road, MTB, BMX.
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Tandem cycling was last held at the Olympics in 1972
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Kate Mactier, cycling, women's 3000m individual pursuit received silverKate Mactier, cycling, women's 3000m individual pursuit received silver
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they need clothes and an helmet and shoes and other stuff that i do not know. You are welcome.
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wenlock and mandeville 2012.
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That was Dunc Gray who won bronze in the 1000 meter time trial at the 1928 Games in Amsterdam. Gray is also the first Australian to win a gold medal in cycling, winning gold in the 1000 meter time trial at the 1932 Games in Los Angeles.
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That was Katie MacTier of Australia.
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That was Jose Moreno in men's 1000 meter time trial.
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a Madison is an event done on the velodrome (track)in which one cyclist doeshalf of the course and then his partner holds his hand as they sling off to catch up more speed only the rider whowas slung is racing the other rider goes to the top until it his turngreat maddison riders from Britain includ…
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The Canadian Ken Cools.
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You need to wear a helmet and watch where your going SO BE CAREFUL!!!! you have to ride on a bike and you can't get of
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people that specialize and went to try outs ( Compition for Olympics)
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Women's and men's BMX racing debuts at the 2008 Games in Beijing. Competition is scheduled to take place August 20 and 21.
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Cycling. Athletics, cycling, fencing, gymnastics, and swimming have been competed at all Summer Olympics
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Mountain Biking (cross country) became an Olympic event in 1996 for both men and women.
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Christa's Winter Olympic discipline was speed skating.
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Bicycle Moto X, with X being short for Cross. Basically riding a bike as if it was a dirt bike motorcycle.Bicycle Moto X, with X being short for Cross. Basically riding a bike as if it was a dirt bike motorcycle.
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A velodrome can be a range of distances/sizes. And the steepness of the bends can vary too. The most common sizes of a velodrome are: 250m (4 laps=1km), 333m(3 laps=999m, basically 1km) and 500m (2 laps=1km). But the most common out of all these is the normal Olympic distance track - 250m. On this s…
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Four disciplines of cycling are held at the Olympics: track, road, mountain, and BMX. Track - Men: Team Sprint, Sprint, Keirin, 4000 meter Team Pursuit, 4000 meter Individual Pursuit, Madison 50 kilometer, and Points Race 40 kilometer Women: Sprint, 3000 meter Individual Pursuit, and Points Race …
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In what ever country that gets to host the Summer Olympics.
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velodrome
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cycling in the Olympics is individual and a team sport.
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The sports discipline of cycling began being contested in the Summer Olympic games in the games of 1896, which is considered the year of the birth of the Modern Olympic movement, thus, it was not a category that was contested in the games of 1892.
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The equipment needed for cycling includes a bike. You will also need the proper work out clothing to exercise in.
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i would probably cry my head off or tell her/him that i really need them
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Because it was popular enough and fulfilled the requirements for a sport to be accepted as an olympic sport, with national competitions, national organisations and international organisation.
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Lance Armstrong.
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cycling made its debut at the 1896 Olympics in Athens. The first race was a 100 kilometer race held on a track 1/3 km long. Leon Flameng of France won the gold medal in a time of 3:08:19.2.
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Countries in men's BMX competition at the 2008 Games in Beijing: United States, New Zealand, Australia, Colombia, Venezuela, Ecuador, Japan, Latvia, South Africa, Netherlands, Denmark, Czech Republic, Great Britain, Argentina, Italy, Hungary, Canada, Switzerland, France, and Norway. Medalists - G…
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No. The original olympics took place several hundred years before the first bicycle was invented.
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If it jives with the look of the bike, I'd say your bike was made in January 1980 based on the info below: For Fuji bikes: SERIAL NUMBERS 1980-1987*: Serial number format WXYZZZZZ where; W = a letter, presumably indicating a Fuji facility or contractor. To date, samples have included F, I , J, K…
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You need a helmet need to know how to ride a bike and carry a puncture repair kit with you at all times :)
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Rececca Adlington won two gold meadles in the Olymipics 2008, she won her two gold meadles for swimming Chris Hoy won 3 gold medals in cycling.
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For the 2008 Games in Beijing, the USOC had three official track training centers: 1) ADT Event Center Velodrome in Carson, CA 2) Lehigh Valley Velodrome in Trexlertown, PA 3) 7-Eleven Velodrome in Colorado Springs, CO A BMX training facility was opened in January, 2008 at the US Olympic Trainin…
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Well...People tend to be competitive in just about everything, and with enough competitors and big enough audiences, it made it into the olympics.
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Because it generated enough interest and fulfilled the requirements.
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There weren't any.   Olympic games, as held by ancient Greece, was a long time before the invention of the bicycle. No bikes, no race, no race track.   Cycling didn't become a part of the olympics until the modern olympics were started, and cycling got added in 1896.   The …
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No, it's still in the summer Olympics.
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An Olympic-rated velodrome has a lap track length of 250 meters.
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track cycling started in the 1896 Olympics in Athens.
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A cycling track sprinting speciallist 400m he won 3 gold medals at the Olympics in 2008 and hopes for another medal in the year 2012 where the Olympics will be helded at London, Britain .
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Cyclist Bradley Wiggins of Great Britain won two gold medals at the 2008 Games in Beijing, one in men's individual pursuit and one in men's team pursuit.
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Yes, since 1896.
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A javelin is the long pointed object town by the first Latina. They won an Olympic gold metal for this.
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London 2012
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Greg Lemond, Bob Cook, Tom Schuler, John Platt, Larry Go are all the ones I remember.
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The general name for an arena where cyclists ride round and around on a banked track is a velodrome. On top of that, each arena usually also has its own individual name.
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When an external moderator watches you perform and then analyses your performance.
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A guy actually started to ride a small child's bike and decided he liked the feel of it, so then he modified the forks etc to accommodate a larger rider, and flatland bmx was born, then out of that soon came vert and street.
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Yes he is married to Sarra Kemp.
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because othererwise it wouldn't work you f***ing dumbasses
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Pretty much the same way you enter the olympics for any sport - by competing and doing well, first at a national level, then an international level. If you manage that, then there is a chance that the Olympic Committee in your country might invite you to represent your country at the Olympics.
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Davis Phinney wons the most race win in American history
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That was Clarence Kingsbury in the 20 kilometer race at the 1908 Summer Games in London on July 14, 1908.
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Sarah Ulmer lives in Auckland, New Zealand. She is the olympic gold medalist and she won the gold medal for cycling. She is the first woman from New Zealand to win it and she set a record while doing it.
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he went to Edinburgh university his full name is sir Christopher Andrew Hoyhe has wan four gold medals and one silver medal he was born on the 23 march 1976 and he was born in Edinburgh
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Bradley McGee has won the most cycling medals (5 medals, 1 gold, 1 silver, 3 bronze) for Australia in Olympic competition. Gold - 1) Men's 4000 meter team pursuit at the 2004 Games in Athens. Silver - 1) Men's 4000 meter individual pursuit at the 2004 Games in Athens. Bronze - 1) Men's 4…
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Oh, several reasons are often quoted: I'm so skilled that I don't ever fall wearing a helmet should be a personal choice, and I'm exercising my right not to Helmets are only rated for falls at fairly slow speed, and I'm so fast that a helmet won't help me much Vehicles are the big danger, and a h…
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