Commonwealth Games Cycling Race Will Run Through Heart Of Glasgow Shopping District
Glasgow's "busiest shopping district will host free-to-view cycling during the Commonwealth Games," according to the BBC. The road race on Aug. 3 will take competitors along "Argyle Street and Buchanan Street on a 14km circuit starting at Glasgow Green." The route "also takes in Kelvingrove Park in the city's west end, with men doing 12 laps and women doing seven." The time trial will take place on July 31, with the men "riding 40km and women racing over 30km" (BBC, 2/11).