British Cycling to receive world-leading wind tunnel as a gift from Halfords

While elite athletes will be the predominant users of the facility, even grassroots cyclists will have access to it

Wind tunnel
(Image credit: Andy Jones)

British Cycling have been gifted a state-of-the-art wind tunnel facility by bike and motor retailer Halfords.

The donation, which is said to come at a cost of a million pounds, has been made by Halfords to help British cyclists achieve their aspirations.

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Chris Marshall-Bell

A freelance sports journalist and podcaster, you'll mostly find Chris's byline attached to news scoops, profile interviews and feature writing across a variety of different publications. He has been writing regularly for Cycling Weekly since 2013.

Previously a ski, hiking and cycling guide in a number of places, but mostly in the Canadian Rockies and Spanish Pyrenees, he almost certainly holds the record for the most number of interviews conducted from snowy mountains.

He lives in Valencia, Spain.