Ben Swift targeting track success at Rio 2016

Team Sky sprinter Ben Swift sees his best hope of a medal at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games being in the velodrome, with the omnium on his radar

With the hilly road race in Rio de Janeiro not suiting his style, Team Sky sprinter Ben Swift has his eye on Olympic gold in the velodrome.

The 27-year-old is keen to be Team GB’s choice for the men’s omnium in 2016, but admits he will have to fit it around his demanding road schedule.

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Stuart Clarke is a News Associates trained journalist who has worked for the likes of the British Olympic Associate, British Rowing and the England and Wales Cricket Board, and of course Cycling Weekly. His work at Cycling Weekly has focused upon professional racing, following the World Tour races and its characters.