Steven Burke admits he won't be fully fit for World Championships

After breaking his collarbone in early January, Steven Burke worked hard to get back into contention for the track world championships, but says he's not back to full fitness

Steven Burke, British Track National Championships 2011

Steven Burke admits he will not be 100 per cent fit at this week’s UCI World Track Championships, coming just weeks after he broke his collarbone on a training ride.

Burke, part of the gold medal-winning team pursuit squad at London 2012, suffered the injury in January but was back training on the turbo less than a week after the crash in Mallorca.

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Stuart Clarke is a News Associates trained journalist who has worked for the likes of the British Olympic Associate, British Rowing and the England and Wales Cricket Board, and of course Cycling Weekly. His work at Cycling Weekly has focused upon professional racing, following the World Tour races and its characters.