October 18th, 2011
The USA cycling team has announced that it will use Surrey to train for the London 2012 Olympics.
Jim Miller from USA Cycling, commented on the news: “We are thankful for the opportunity to operate out of Surrey pre-Olympics.
“Surrey offers an unmatched combination of infrastructure and location that is ideal for our preparations for one of the biggest days in sport.”
Athletes from Australia, China and Croatia have also confirmed that they will train in this country before the Olympics.