CYCLING

triang.gif (67 bytes) Who has Qualified
triang.gif (67 bytes) The Way to Sydney
triang.gif (67 bytes) Olympic History
triang.gif (67 bytes) New Sports
triang.gif (67 bytes) Profiles
triang.gif (67 bytes) Gender Equity
triang.gif (67 bytes) Special Stories
triang.gif (67 bytes) Home
Back to Girls@Play
Back to CAAWS
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

September 19, 2000

 

Disappointment for Dubnicoff

Globe and Mail Update

 

Any medal hopes for Canadian cyclist Tanya Dubnicoff in the sprint event died on the track at the Dunc Gray Velodrome Tuesday night.

She lost to the Ukraine's Iryna Yanovych in the quarterfinals and failed to advance.

Dubnicoff, 30, is competing in her third Games. She has tasted victory often on the international stage. She was the first cyclist to win a gold medal at three consecutive Pan American Games, and she won the sprint at the 1998 Commonwealth Games.

She finished out of the medals at the Atlanta Olympics four years ago.

 

 

 


reprinted with permission

Back to Cycling Index

 

 


Canadian Association for the Advancement of Women and Sport and Physical Activity

N202 - 801 King Edward Avenue
Ottawa, ON, Canada K1N 6N5
Phone: 613-562-5667 Fax: 613-562-5668
Email: caaws@caaws.ca