CYCLING | Trinidad and Tobago Cycling Federation

 SPORT CYCLING
 AFFILIATE Trinidad and Tobago Cycling Federation
 PRESIDENT Robert FARRIER
 SECRETARY Jacqueline CORBIN
 CONTACT (868) 671-8823
 MAILING ADDRESS P.O Box 371 Wrightson Road, Port of Spain
Meeting Place: No 5 Yard Street, Chaguaras
 EMAIL ttcyclingfederationtto@gmail.com
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LONE OLYMPIC-bound national cyclist Njisane Phillip will leave his base camp at Milton Velodrome, Canada, and fly en route to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on August 3, for the start of his second competitive campaign under the red, white and black banner.

Read more: Njisane continues preparation for XXXI Olympiad

THE ANNUAL Easter International Grand Prix, under the theme “Where Speed Meets Paradise”, will be staged today and tomorrow at the Arima Velodrome.

Read more: Easter Grand Prix rides off today

DECORATED VETERAN national cyclist, Gene ‘Geronimo’ Samuel, pedalled back the years to his 1991 World Championship 1,000-metre Time Trial bronze medal performance as he rolled out onto the sleek 250m Siberian spruce track atop a sprint bike for the first time at the National Cycling Velodrome in Balmain, Couva, yesterday.

Read more: TTCF welcomes new facility

It’s shaping up to be the biggest and most exciting Easter International Cycling Grand Prix in T&T ever. With just four days to go before the official start at the Arima Velodrome on Friday, organisers have received registration from a whopping 260 cyclists from 12 countries for the two-day competition (March 25 and 26).

Read more: 250 foreign cyclists for Arima Grand Prix

After receiving unanimous support from all clubs present at the most recent General Council meeting, followed by glowing support from the Minister of Sport, Darryl Smith on Friday, the T&T Cycling Federation (T&TCF) will host a major continental cycling event for the first time ever.

Read more: T&T to host Junior Pan Am track cycling

Britain’s Jason Kenny came from behind in the men’s sprint final to secure gold at the International Cycling Union (UCI) Track World Championships here today.

Read more: Kenny reigns as sprint king as Olympic champion hits form at UCI Track Cycling World Championships