GB's young team pursuiters score bronze in Beijing

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Great Britain's young representatives at the Beijing round of the UCI Track World Cup have made a solid start to their campaign by scoring bronze in the team pursuit, and setting a new Olympic Academy record in the process.

The time of 4-05-010 set by the British quartet of Mark Christian, Luke Rowe, Erick Rowsell and Simon Yates is the fastest time for the team pursuit ever achieved by Olympic Academy Programme riders.

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Nigel Wynn
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Nigel Wynn worked as associate editor on, he worked almost single-handedly on the Cycling Weekly website in its early days. His passion for cycling, his writing and his creativity, as well as his hard work and dedication, were the original driving force behind the website’s success. Without him, would certainly not exist on the size and scale that it enjoys today. Nigel sadly passed away, following a brave battle with a cancer-related illness, in 2018. He was a highly valued colleague, and more importantly, an exceptional person to work with - his presence is sorely missed.