Hard work pays off for Barker at Worlds

Elinor Barker wins junior women's time trial, Road World Champs 2012

Twelve months ago in Copenhagen Elinor Barker finished just 1.48 seconds away from a gold medal and the rainbow jersey in the junior women's time trial.

One year on and Barker, starting second to last on a blustery day in Limburg after Denmark's Cecilie Ludwig had set an early and impressive best time, stormed the 15.6km course to beat Ludwig by 35 seconds and finally claim the stripes she so narrowly missed out on last year.

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