Britain finish on a high note as Clancy wins omnium gold

2010 world track championships copenhagen, ed clancy, gregory bauge, victoria pendleton, lizzie armitstead

Great Britain closed the World Championships in fine style with Ed Clancy winning the omnium and Victoria Pendleton adding a silver in the Keirin.

But the Australians topped the medal table for the second year in a row, having won six world titles to Britain's three.

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Sports journalist Lionel Birnie has written professionally for Sunday Times, Procycling and of course Cycling Weekly. He is also an author, publisher, and co-founder of The Cycling Podcast. His first experience covering the Tour de France came in 1999, and he has presented The Cycling Podcast with Richard Moore and Daniel Friebe since 2013. He founded Peloton Publishing in 2010 and has ghostwritten and published the autobiography of Sean Kelly, as well as a number of other sports icons.