Rapha Roller Race 2008

A sell-out crowd of packed into the Imbibe bar in central London last Saturday as more than 70 riders lined up for the first leg of the Rapha Roller Race International Series.

With rising track star and reigning world junior team sprint champion Pete Mitchell among the favourites, the prospect of records tumbling was good.

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