Three gold medals for Time Trial World Cup Para-cyclists

Three gold medals for Time Trial World Cup Para-cyclists

The Mistral wind that made things difficult for the Tour de France riders climbing Mont Ventoux on Thursday (14 July) made itself felt, equally uncomfortably, at Vitoria-Gastez on Friday (15 July) where the South African Para-cycling team competed in the time trial event of the UCI Para-cycling Road World Cup, hosted by the Basque Country, Spain. 

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Aqale Ngamandla Amaqembu Abakhubazeki Kuvulwa Owomhlaba

Aqale Ngamandla Amaqembu Abakhubazeki Kuvulwa Owomhlaba

Amazwe omhlaba ayishumi nesikhombisa abe yingxenye yomcimbi wokuvulwa kwendebe yomhlaba yabakhubazekile edlalelwa etiyeleni eyaziwa njenge-2016 UCI Para-cycling Road World Cup eMgungundlovu e-Alexandra Park ngoMgqibelo umhlaka 7 May. Ngaphansi kwesimo sezulu esibandayo futhi izulu lina, lemidlalo iqale ngomqhudelwano ngokwesikhathi okuthiwa i-time trial.

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Tough conditions bring out the best of Para World Cup competitors

Tough conditions bring out the best of Para World Cup competitors

For the majority of cyclists, racing competitively in wet, treacherous rainy conditions would be enough to raise the senses of fear and adrenalin. The experience and privilege today however of watching Para-cyclists from across the globe racing for gold and also for points to keep Rio Olympic dreams and hopes alive, was not only invigorating and challenging, but instilled immense respect and sheer admiration for these incredible athletes who will stop at nothing to achieve both personal and team honours.

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