Thursday Sep 15, 2011

Switzerland selects Nino Schurter for 2012 London Olympics

Switzerland has selected its first athlete for the 2012 London Olympics by assuring Scott-Swisspower team rider Nino Schurter of a place in the men's mountain bike cross-country race. Swiss Olympic selection committee president Gian Gilli says Schurter has proved he can win medals at big events. Schurter earned selection by taking silver in the world championships this month at Champery, Switzerland.


Channels: UCI MTB World Championships XCO 2011, UCI MTB World Cup XCO 2011, Mountain Bike