Steven Burke British national track championships 2008

Steven Burke showed no ill-effects from riding two major championships in the space of one month to return to the UK and take the national pursuit title on Thursday night.

Riding in 100% ME colours, Burke posted a time of 4:25.014 in the gold medal final to beat Rob Hayles (Halfords Bikehut) by just over two seconds. Cycling Weekly?s own Michael Hutchinson took the bronze.

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