Indian Cyclists continue their winning streak in International Track Championship. A five member Indian track Cycling team took part in Taiwan Cup Track International Classic I & II held at Hsin Chu City, Taiwan from 2nd to 4th June 2016. The team members competed Elite Women and Junior Boys categories.
The event was organized under the UCI guidelines and the facilities provided to the participating teams were all as per the established guidelines of UCI. The event saw classic track racing events like Sprint, Keirin, Time Trial, Team Sprint, Team pursuit, Scratch and Omnium.
Performance of Indian Cycling Team during the event is given below:
Junior Boys Team Won Gold Medal in Team Sprint event comprising of following members:
- Emerson : Andaman & Nicobar
- Sahil Kumar: Haryana
- Sinuraj P : Kerala
Further, Sinuraj placed 12th and Emerson placed 14th in the Keirin event.
Ms. Deborah won 02 Silver Medals in time trial and sprint event and placed fifth in the Keirin event with Kezia Varghese following her in fourth place in the Sprint event and eighth in the Keirin. Deborah and Kezia’s combined efforts at the Team Sprint event fetched India a fourth place.