The book Ciclismo en Vueltabajo (Cycling in Vueltabajo), written by José Antonio Serantes Díaz, correspondent of Radio Reloj in Pinar del Rio, is a homage to athletes, coaches and promoters of the sport, and also the first text on the subject published in the province.Continue reading
Guantánamo.- Rafael Arrate (Santiago de Cuba), Javier García (Artemisa) and Yoandry Freyre (Sancti Spíritus) were the medalists, in this order, in the first stage of the Guantánamo-Pinar del Río-Havana Cuba's National Road Cycling Tour, which started yesterday in this city.
Arrate, champion of the day, also won the intermediate sprint of this first stage, earning thus the right to wear the yellow jersey of leader.
Havana.- Cuban cyclist Marlies Mejías won the first stage of the Women's International Cycling Tour to Uruguay, which will conclude next Sunday after covering 271.2 kilometers.
Rio de Janeiro.- Several Cubans make up the body of delegates, international officials and referees called to guarantee the 31st Olympic Games, which opening ceremony will be tomorrow in this city.
The National Umpires and Referees Commission said that in the first of these functions the Caribbean island will be present through the president of its cycling federation, José Peláez, and Eugenio Martínez (water polo).
Havana.- Cuban Arlenis Sierra, bronze medalist in the points race event of this year´s track world championship and member of the UCI World Cycling Centre in Switzerland, won the 27th edition of the Women´s Tour de Bretagne, in France.
Arlenis, 23 and only Cuban cyclist that will compete in the Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games, continued to prove her progress and practically swept through the competition, by winning the final general classification, points classification and youth (U-23) ranking.
CIENFUEGOS, The Guantánamo -Pinar- Havana cycling tour reaches today its eighth stage which is a 60 km c ircuit on the Paseo del Prado promenade of Cienfuegos city.
Ciego de Ávila.- Yan Carlos Arias, from Las Tunas, wears for the third time the leader's jersey in the third edition of the Guantánamo-Pinar- Havana cycling tour, which runs today its seventh stage.
This is the third stage Arias wins and now he appears escorted in the general classification by Vicente Sanabria, at 20 seconds, and Pedro Mojica (42) in that order.
19 de febrero de 2016, 18:04La Habana, 19 feb (PL) El cubano José Mojica se convirtió el primer ciclista de la isla contratado por un club extranjero, tras firmarse el acuerdo con el equipo continental argentino Start Cycling, informaron hoy medios locales.Continue reading
31 de enero de 2016, 13:03París, 31 ene (PL) El ciclista belga Dries Devenyns (IAM Cycling) triunfó hoy en el Gran Premio de la Marsellesa, clásica que abrió el calendario francés de la temporada 2016, disputada sobre 143,8 kilómetros en la localidad de Bouches-du-Rhone.Continue reading