Elinor Barker: 'There's still sexism in cycling, but there's never been a better time to be a female rider'

Olympic champion wants to eradicate the more subtle forms of sexism in cycling

Elinor Barker, British track national championships 2014, day one

After Nicole Cooke presented damning evidence of sexism in British Cycling on Tuesday, Olympic team pursuit gold medallist Elinor Barker has said that although she thinks there is still sexism in cycling, "there has never been a better time to be a female cyclist."

Speaking to BBC Radio Wales, the 22-year-old Barker said that although more still needed to be done to achieve complete gender equality within cycling, she was generally happy with the support she received.

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Henry Robertshaw began his time at Cycling Weekly working with the tech team, writing reviews, buying guides and appearing in videos advising on how to dress for the seasons. He later moved over to the news team, where his work focused on the professional peloton as well as legislation and provision for cycling. He's since moved his career in a new direction, with a role at the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs.