Gold for the US in cycling

Cyclist Kristin Armstrong of the United States, right, shows her gold medal to his son Lucas William Savola after winning the women's individual time trial event at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Pontal beach, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Wednesday, Aug. 10, 2016. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Kristin Armstrong of Boise, Idaho, secured another gold medal for the U.S. this morning.

The win in Olympic cycling time trial was her third consecutive, going back to the 2008 games in Beijing.

Her winning time was 44 minutes, 26.42 seconds, 5.55 seconds faster than the runner-up from Russia.

Video: Kristin Armstrong wins third straight gold medal

 

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