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The International Olympic Committee (IOC) today confirmed the new track programme which was proposed by the UCI for the XXX Olympic Games in London 2012. In its report to the IOC after the Beijing Olympic Games, the UCI had requested that 2 extra track events for women be added to the programme in order to increase women participation in the track and indeed to give a more meaningful number of events for women to compete in.
Fan of the individual pursuit are circulating an online petition to urge the UCI to keep the event in the Olympics.
Removing individual pursuit from the Olympics is a mistake, John Wilcockson tells UCI President Pat McQuaid