The Spanish bike owner Ricardo Ten has been proclaimed double world champion of the scratch observe and omnium modalities within the C1 class within the Tailored Biking World Championships which can be being held in Glasgow (Scotland), two medals that be part of silver achieved in particular person pursuit.
The Valencian, 47 years outdated and who has eight Paralympic medals between swimming and biking, was the principle protagonist of the day within the Spanish delegation that meets on the ‘Tremendous World Cup’ held within the Scottish metropolis, the place he culminated with an unbelievable rainbow doublet.
On the Chris Hoy velodrome, which is internet hosting the observe biking occasions, Ten began the scratch race with an assault to which solely the American Keith, the German Senska and the Malaysian Shaharuddin responded, with their important rivals for the omnium, the British Ruddock and the Chinese language Liang, lagging behind.
With a change of tempo with about fifteen laps to go, he managed to let go of the German and the North American to be topped champion of the scratch and, subsequently, of the omnium.
“Issues acquired just a little twisted by way of velocity and kilometres, however immediately he got here out effectively. Very blissful, however we nonetheless haven’t closed the observe; tomorrow within the workforce dash I feel we’re doing very effectively and we’ll see how far we’re succesful arriving”, stated Ten in statements supplied by the Royal Spanish Biking Federation (RFEC).
For her half, Helena Casas was thirty fourth within the 200-meter sprint after setting a time of 11.434, whereas Mario Anguela completed in seventeenth place in elimination. As well as, Luis Arcega and Maurice Eckhard completed twelfth (1:17.050) and 14th (1:21.434), respectively, within the C2 class kilometer time trial.