Dibben fourth in junior Paris-Roubaix

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Briton John Dibben finished fourth in the junior version of Paris-Roubaix today, finishing in the outdoor velodrome a few hours before the pro race.

Dibben, who only returned to heavy training in late January, positioned himself well throughout the race and as riders continously crashed, punctured, or got dropped on the cobbles he found himself at the front riding for the win. 

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Simon Richardson
Magazine editor

Editor of Cycling Weekly magazine, Simon has been working at the title since 2001. He fell in love with cycling 1989 when watching the Tour de France on Channel 4, started racing in 1995 and in 2000 he spent one season racing in Belgium. During his time at CW (and Cycle Sport magazine) he has written product reviews, fitness features, pro interviews, race coverage and news. He has covered the Tour de France more times than he can remember along with two Olympic Games and many other international and UK domestic races. He became the 130-year-old magazine's 13th editor in 2015.