Great Britain win team pursuit, London 2012 Olympic Games, track cycling day two

With Britain's seemingly relentless success on the track over recent years, it would be easy to take this success for granted.

Britain's first cycling medal came over a century ago, thanks to Frank Keeping in 1896 in the 12-hour event. Gold medals came in a steady stream for several years to come, until drying up completely in 1920.

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