Denmark scored the first solo victory of the 2016 UCI Road World Championships in Friday’s Junior Men’s road race, whilst in the equivalent women’s event Italy’s Elisa Balsamo triumphed in a bunch sprint.
Germany’s Tony Martin soared to his fourth UCI Road World Championships Elite time trial gold on Wednesday, pulverizing the opposition on the Qatar course with a faultless performance against the clock.
The USA swept the board on Tuesday’s races in the UCI Road World Championships, taking gold in the Elite Women’s time trial with Amber Neben and gold and bronze in the Junior Men’s event against the clock.
Germany and the Netherlands have taken the first individual gold medals on offer at the 2016 Road World Championships after Marco Mathis and Karlijn Swinkels claimed the victories in the U-23 Men’s and Junior Women’s Time Trials on Monday.
Stunning collective performances have secured Boels Dolmans and Etixx-QuickStep the first gold medals of the 2016 Road World Championships in Doha, Qatar, as they captured victories in the team time trial events on Sunday.