Rio 2016 Olympic Mountainbiking Test Event a Success

By Georgia Grimond, Senior Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – The Deodoro Olympic park, the second largest of all the venues, was home to yet another Aquece Rio test event this past weekend. On Sunday, October 11th, almost eighty of the world’s top mountain bikers took to the future Olympic course. Both riders and organizers were pleased with how the track rode and how the event went. It was thought that only minor changes would have to be made ahead of the competition in 2016.

After completing the requisite seven laps of the 5.4km Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?