One of British Cycling?s longest serving employees leaves today after 18 years of service. Paul West, competition coordinator for road, track and disability cycling, leaves a very different organisation from the one he joined in 1990.

Since relocating with BC from Kettering to Manchester in ?94, West has seen Britain host three World Track Championships, the Commonwealth Games and two Tour de France visits. Eleven years of Lottery funding has resulted in a transformation of the sport and made this country a regular fixture on the medals tables.

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