Road: On Saturday will begin the Olympic Games in London, and Sweden has several reasons to hope for the cycling medal.
OS-the ladies Emma Johansson, Emilia Fahlin and Isabelle S showed all great shape during stage race Thüringen rundfahrt last week.
Johansson had the yellow jersey for a few days, picked several points in the spurt and finished a total of prize to a third place in total.
Emilia Fahlin and Isabelle S made several fine efforts for their respective teams.
– The situation seems stable and now it’s full focus on the London Olympics, “said sporting Director Madeleine Lindberg Wall.
Cycle races in London starts with the men’s linjeopp which takes place the first day of competition of the Olympic Games – Saturday, July 28. Gustav Larsson of Sweden run. The women’s road race goes the day after – Sunday, July 29.
Line the races start in London, with a track that continues out to the countryside for a lap at Box Hill. From there, the path back to London to be settled with the finish line on The Mall, in Central London.
Wednesday, 1 August tempoloppen runs for both men and women. For Sweden start Emilia Fahlin, Emma Johansson and Gustav Larsson.
Mountainbiketävlingarna determined at Hadleigh Farm. Alexandra Engen will represent Sweden and women’s competition runs Saturday on August 11.
-At the Olympic Games in Beijing four years ago, Emma Johansson and Gustav Larsson a silver medal, and we have hopes of getting home even from these Olympic Games with a medal, summarizes Madeleine Lindberg Wall.