Women’s Elite Cycling

Road: On Friday, the world’s best women cyclists to Toronto to compete for important points in the World Cup. New Olympic champion Marianne Vos leads the World Cup standings, but will face opposition from a revanschsugen Emma Johansson.

Friday, August 17 and Sunday 19 August, the ladies that run the World Cup events in Vårgårda. On Friday, running a team time trial and on Sunday a

Although the number of registered teams are somewhat fewer this year, keeps the cyclists. From both OS-tempo and OS-linjet going eight of the top ten to Vårgårda, and all three Swedish Olympic ladies will also participate:

Emma Johansson, Hitec Products-Mistral Home Cycling Team, would of course like to have revenge for the missed the medal in London.

Emilia Fahlin and her teammates in Team Specialized Lululemon chasing the second straight victory in the legislative pace competition. Chances are good: four riders on the team ranked top ten in Olympic pace.

Isabelle S AA Drink-Leontien.nl Cycling Team is joined by teammates as the silver medallist from London, Lizzie Armitstead, and the 2010 female winner in Open you Suède-Kirsten Wild.

World Cup in 2012 after 5 of 8 races:
1) Marianne Vos, Rabobank Women Cycling Team, 200 points
2) Judith Arndt, Orica AIS, 139 points
3) Emma Johansson, Hitec Products-Mistral Home Cycling Team, 86 points
4) Kirsten Wild, AA Drink-Leontien.nl Cycling Team, 80 points
5) Shelley Olds, AA Drink-Leontien.nl Cycling Team, 75 points