Dave Brailsford today called for his team’s success in the Beijing Olympics to be converted into increased participation across the UK in the run-up to the London Games in 2012.
Speaking at a Westminster reception hosted by the All Party Parliamentary Cycling Group, British Cycling’s performance director said there should be a “connection between participation and inspiration”. With the BMX world champion Shanaze Reade at his side…Â More info
Rad is becoming routine for the Davis Events Center.
The County Commission has approved a contract with Rad Canyon BMX Racing that officials anticipate will attract a national crowd to their Farmington arena.
This is the third year the county has hosted the bike-racing competition in its fairgrounds arena, Davis Events Center director David Hansen said…Â More info
…was cruising around the Web, trying to find an interesting article to share and I found a very juicy morsel over on Street & Smith’s Sports Business Journal dealing with NASCAR and its advertisers. While stock-car racing has been around for quite some time, it has enjoyed a surge of popularity of late, including its own demographic from political experts (NASCAR Dads). This popularity has translated into big bucks from advertisers, but what impact will the current market crunch have?
According to Fox…Â More info
For those of us who love sports with helmets, this isn’t just the weekend after the Super Bowl. It’s NASCAR fantasy draft weekend.
Are you ready?
The weekend before the Daytona 500 is prime time to gather for the selection of your longest-lasting fantasy season — 10 months of fun or agony — so you really want to get it right…Â More info