Rio: Colombia’s Mariana Pajon wins gold in women’s BMX

If you thought Olympic cycling events were over–you were kind of right, but also very wrong. On Friday, the BMX final created quite the buzz. Not just because BMX is ‘rad,’ but also because very few even knew that it was an Olympic sport. The Washington Post actually published an article Friday explaining that the sport became an Olympic game in the 2008 Beijing Olympics,...
Via Excelle Sports
August 19, 2016

Pajon dominates women's BMX final, USA's Post gets silver

Mariana Pajon dominated women's BMX final taking home the gold while, Team USA's Alise Post took home the silver medal.
Via CSN Chicago
August 19, 2016

Pajón dominates seeding runs, both Americans in top 8

The women took the track at the Olympic BMX Centre first and the 2012 Olympic gold medalist proved why she owns that title. Colombian Mariana Pajon dominated the field with a time of 34.508. It was a relaxed but quick run where she landed each of the jumps softly. Of the 16 women, the only other rider under 35 seconds was Australian Caroline Buchanan, who won the time trials at the...
Via CSN Chicago
August 17, 2016

Mariana Pajon grabs the top position in the BMX seeding run

Colombia's Mariana Pajon grabs the top position in the women's BMX seeding run. Caroline Buchanan and Laura Smulders follow her in the seedings.
Via CSN Chicago
August 17, 2016

Daudet, Pajon win BMX time trial world championships

HEUSDEN-ZOLDER, Belgium (AP) Joris Daudet of France won his second BMX world championship and Olympic gold medalist Mariana Pajon of Colombia captured her fourth during the time trial races Friday. Daudet, the 2011 champion, covered the course in 30.953 seconds to edge Niek Kimmann of the Netherlands by 0.076 seconds. Conor Fields of the United States earned the bronze. Pajon dominated...
Via Associated Press
July 24, 2015  |  Discuss

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