Glaesser spins to gold in women’s road race

Winnipeg Free Press - SundayXtra - - FOOTBALL -

TORONTO — Jas­min Glaesser won gold in the women’s cy­cling road race on Satur­day at the Pan Amer­i­can Games.

The Van­cou­ver cy­clist beat Cuba’s Mar­lies Me­jias in a sprint to the fin­ish. Glaesser fin­ished in two hours seven min­utes 17 sec­onds. It’s her fourth cy­cling medal of the Games. She won at the track in the team pur­suit and sil­ver in the om­nium. Glaesser also won sil­ver in the road time trial.

Al­li­son Bev­eridge took bronze in the road race. She was 34 sec­onds back of her team­mate.

MARK HUMPHREY / THE AS­SO­CI­ATED PRESS

Ni­cole Si­fuentes (left) and Sasha Gol­lish drape them­selves in the Maple Leaf.

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