Nys changes focus back to 'cross from mountain bike

Sven Nys

Sven Nys (Image credit: Luc Claessen)

Sven Nys (Rabobank) has given up his Olympic mountain bike ambitions in favor of full concentration on cyclo-cross according to the team's website. The Belgian previously had planned an attempt at the Beijing Olympics in 2008.

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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.