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  • News | RIO 2016

    Trott too hot in the women’s omnium, as Vogel surges to sprint gold

    Great Britain’s Laura Trott underlined her status as the best all-round female track cyclist in the world as she completed a successful defence of her women’s omnium title, while Kristina Vogel of Germany saw off two other Britons for gold in the women’s sprint.
    16 Aug 2016 | RIO 2016, Olympic News, Cycling Track, Great Britain, Germany
  • News | RIO 2016

    Dujardin and Valegro retain dressage title

    Great Britain's Charlotte Dujardin won her second individual dressage gold in her final Olympic performance on horse Valegro.
    15 Aug 2016 | RIO 2016, Olympic News, Equestrian / Dressage, Great Britain, DUJARDIN, Charlotte
  • News | Olympic News

    Worldwide TOP Partner P&G continues to encourage girls everywhere to keep playing #likeagirl

    Today IOC President Thomas Bach visited Worldwide TOP Partner P&G’s Family Home in Rio de Janeiro. He was joined by three Olympic athletes - judoka Rafaela Silva, who won Brazil’s first gold medal at the Olympic Games Rio 2016, Kristin Armstrong, three times Olympic Champion in Time Trail cycling, and Jen Kish from the bronze medal winning Canadian rugby team, as well as P&G’s Chief Brand Officer Marc Pritchard.
    11 Aug 2016 | Olympic News, Sponsors, RIO 2016
  • News | RIO 2016

    Classy Cancellara rolls back the years

    Veteran Swiss rider Fabian Cancellera proved his pedigree once more by powering to victory in the Rio 2016 men’s time trial on 10 August. Just as the USA’s Kristin Armstrong had done in the women’s time trial earlier in the day, the 35-year-old Cancellera showed that age is no impediment.
    10 Aug 2016 | RIO 2016, Olympic News, Cycling Road, Switzerland
  • News | RIO 2016

    American Armstrong pedals into Olympic history

    Veteran American Kristin Armstrong capped a stunning return to cycling by winning a third consecutive gold medal in the time trial on a rainy morning at the Rio Games on 10 August.
    10 Aug 2016 | RIO 2016, Olympic News, Cycling Road, United States of America
  • News | RIO 2016

    Wiggins on track for record medal haul

    Bradley Wiggins can claim a record eighth Olympic medal but Great Britain’s eight-year dominance of Olympic track cycling faces a stiff challenge when competition begins at the new Rio Olympic Velodrome on 11 August.
    10 Aug 2016 | RIO 2016, Olympic News, Cycling Track, Great Britain, WIGGINS, Bradley
  • News | RIO 2016

    Norway go for third consecutive handball gold

    The Netherlands and Brazil challenge Norway’s dominance as they aim to complete a hat-trick of Olympic golds in women’s handball.
    05 Aug 2016 | RIO 2016, Olympic News, Handball, Norway
  • News | RIO 2016

    Dressage champ Werth on the medal trail again

    One of the all-time dressage greats, Germany’s Isabell Werth has won gold on each of her four appearances to date at the Olympic Games, and is aiming for a place in the record books at Rio 2016.
    22 Jul 2016 | RIO 2016, Olympic News, Equestrian / Dressage
  • News | RIO 2016

    Vos gearing up for golden hat-trick bid

    A points race winner at Beijing 2008 and a road race champion at London 2012, Dutch cyclist Marianne Vos is aiming to retain the second of those titles at Rio 2016 and complete a very special hat-trick.
    21 Jul 2016 | RIO 2016, Olympic News, Cycling Road
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