UCI to bid for two more Olympic track medals

Women's points race, London 2012 Olympic Games, track day five

The Union Cycliste International (UCI) will ask the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to increase the number of Olympic medals in track competition ahead of the 2016 Rio Games.

UCI President Pat McQuaid said: "Currently you have three sprint disciplines and two endurance disciplines. The UCI would like to put in another endurance discipline and give us three and three."

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