Mariana Pajón of Colombia won the gold medal in the Women’s BMX Cycling event of Rio 2016 Olympic Games on Friday, August 20 at the Olympic BMX Center.
Mariana Pajón of Colombia won the gold medal finishing the BMX race first with a time of 34.09 seconds
Alise Post of United States won the silver medal in the event finishing second with a time of 34.43 seconds
Venezuela’s Stefany Hernandez finished third with a time of 34.75 seconds to win the bronze medal.
The sport of BMX cycling made its Olympic debut in 2008.