Women's Bike Race Sabotaged
Police are investigating the sabotage of the Tjejvättern women’s bicycle race Saturday, after someone scattered tacks along a stretch of road used for the race.
More than 500 of the 5666 participants suffered flat tires. Altogether 155 had to drop out of the race.
The 100 kilometer long Tjejvättern is the largest recreational bike ride in Scandinavia for women only.