WorldView: Trial begins for Tour de France fan who caused crash
October 15, 2021 (15:15) [ Indexed from Yahoo! Sports
The 31-year-old spectator behind one of the biggest pile-ups in Tour de France history appeared in court Friday, charged with injuring dozens of riders on the cycling race's first day last summer. Police in Kenya have arrested the husband of record-breaking long-distance runner Agnes Tirop, who was stabbed to death at her home. Ian Lee reports from London on these and other world news stories. More...
Athletes 'fly on water' at French boat race
September 14, 2021 (11:15) [ Indexed from Yahoo! Sports
These athletes competed in a flying boat raceLocation: Lake Annecy, FranceCourtesy: Wagon Blanc / EP MediasThe race promotes a new discipline of foil cyclingwhich allows cyclists to 'fly on water' aboard pedal-powered boatsThe boats were created by Annecy-based startup JetCycle(SOUNDBITE) (French) JETCYCLE CEO, NICOLAS PICARD, SAYING:"The Jetcycle is a pedal-powered vehicle, with a pedalling system that resembles the concept of boat cycling while lying down, and we added - and this is what our innovation is - foils in front and at the back. We have a propulsion system that is trademarked and that allows us, by pedalling at a certain speed of around 9 kilometers per hour, to activate a small flight controller, just like in a plane, to fly on water by using the foils." More...
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