Sunday September 24th 2000, 1pm local (Sydney) time. This
is the time
Diamondback professional Nick Craig shall take on the best of the World in
the most coveted cross country mountain bike race of all time – the Olympic
As the big day approaches, and feeling further inspired by the brilliant
achievements of his British cycling team mates at the velodrome since day
one, Craig is clearly ready for the action to come his way. And it’s thanks
to the success of Queally and Co. that we now enjoy the luxury of being kept
bang up to date with live coverage of our much loved sport by those friendly
guy’s at the BBC.
Never before has cycling received such focus on British terrestrial
television channels throughout the Olympic Games and this is perfect for us
enthusiasts to keep firmly in touch with how Craigy and his team-mates fair
in the grandest race of them all. Mind you it’s going to be a late nightÖor
an early morning as the event takes place at 3am GMTÖ(Sunday) …..you could
always set the video!
The women’s event takes place 24 hours earlier, at 1pm Saturday (3am GMT).