4 edition of History of Sports - Cycling (History of Sports) found in the catalog.
March 15, 2002 by Lucent Books .
Written in English
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Early history of the sport Cycling as a sport officially began onwith a 1,metre (1,yard) race between the fountains and the entrance of Saint-Cloud Park (near Paris).
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Cyclocross is road cycling’s closest cousin. It is a sport where riding a bike hard around a short circuit is the norm, with obstacles thrown in to add to the excitement. It is arguably one of the most exciting spectator sport on two wheels. Cyclocross has grown to be so popular that there are petitions for its inclusion as an Olympic sport.
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