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2016 Rio Olympic Games: Cycling

2016 Rio Olympic Games: Cycling

Summer Olympics: Complete Track Cycling, Road Cycling, Mountain Bike, BMX Coverage

Aug 21, 2016

In China, a Forgiving Public Embraces Fewer Gold Medals

In China, a Forgiving Public Embraces Fewer Gold Medals

In a country long focused on bringing home as many Olympic gold medals as possible, this year's haul isn't what China expected.

Aug 19, 2016

And They're Off! A Strong Start Can Give BMX Racers an Edge

And They're Off! A Strong Start Can Give BMX Racers an Edge

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — In the unpredictable sport of BMX cycling, where races last just about 40 seconds, a strong start means a lot.

Aug 18, 2016

All 3 Americans in BMX Quarterfinals Advance to Semis

All 3 Americans in BMX Quarterfinals Advance to Semis

In a BMX quarterfinals filled with big crashes, two of the heavy favorites failed to advance, while the Americans — Corben Sharrah, Nic Long and Connor Fields — all showed their speed and durability during...

Aug 16, 2016

Heady Stuff: US BMX Riders Connor Fields, Brooke Crain Show Off Their Olympic Helmets

Heady Stuff: US BMX Riders Connor Fields, Brooke Crain Show Off Their Olympic Helmets

BMX riders can show flair off the bike, too.

Aug 15, 2016

Gymnastics Beer Cups Are Hottest Souvenir of Rio Olympics

Gymnastics Beer Cups Are Hottest Souvenir of Rio Olympics

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Will Rodriguez put his collectible cup down just for a second, then — swoosh! — it was swiped.

Aug 14, 2016

Aussie-American BMX Power Couple Share Goal - Olympic Gold

Aussie-American BMX Power Couple Share Goal - Olympic Gold

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — He's reserved, she's outgoing. He's from Australia, she's from Minnesota.

Aug 12, 2016

Q&A With Nic Long

Q&A With Nic Long

The Lakeside, California BMX Olympian talks about his start in the sport, representing the U.S. and how his mom feels about his tattoos.

Aug 4, 2016
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Meet Team USA: BMX

Team USA has high hopes in BMX for both the men and the women to get on the...View gallery

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Aug 10, 2016

Athletes in Rio Olympics' Refugee Team Luckier Than Many

Athletes in Rio Olympics' Refugee Team Luckier Than Many

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Popole Misenga broke down crying — for the family in Congo that he hasn't seen in 15 years, and for all the world's refugees who haven't been as lucky as he's been.

Jul 30, 2016

American Women Trump Men in Medal Pursuit at Rio Olympics

American Women Trump Men in Medal Pursuit at Rio Olympics

The image of sprightly gymnasts tumbling across a balance beam has always drawn American viewers during the Olympics, just like pictures of bikini-clad beach volleyball players going for gold.

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