Elite Australians set sights on Olympics

Chris Jongewaard getting air

Chris Jongewaard getting air (Image credit: Evan Jeffery / evanjeffery.blogspot.com)

Australia's elite cross country racers have their sights set on the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing. One male and one female racer will make the final selection to the Olympic team, but in the meantime, four riders have been named to the shadow team.

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Sue George is an editor at Cyclingnews.  She coordinates all of the site's mountain bike race coverage and assists with the road, 'cross and track coverage.