Katie Archibald becomes omnium world champion for second time in utterly dominant display

Archibald claims her 24th major gold medal of a stellar career as Lambie wins his first world title

Katie Archibald
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Britain's Katie Archibald delivered a phenomenal display of strength to win the women's omnium in the 2021 Track World Championships.

On a night of total dominance in Roubaix, France, Archibald topped the leaderboard in all six of the omnium races to become the world title in the discipline for the second time, repeating her 2017 success.

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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.