Laura Trott leads British team pursuit squad to more world records

Team pursuit women, Track World Cup 2013-14, Manchester, day one

Laura Trott led the British women's team pursuit quartet to two more world records in Manchester on Friday night as the team continues to search for its limits.

In their qualifying ride, with no other team on the track and a half empty velodrome, they took three seconds off their own record set on the notoriously slow pursuiting track in Apeldoorn two weeks ago.

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Simon Richardson
Magazine editor

Editor of Cycling Weekly magazine, Simon has been working at the title since 2001. He fell in love with cycling 1989 when watching the Tour de France on Channel 4, started racing in 1995 and in 2000 he spent one season racing in Belgium. During his time at CW (and Cycle Sport magazine) he has written product reviews, fitness features, pro interviews, race coverage and news. He has covered the Tour de France more times than he can remember along with two Olympic Games and many other international and UK domestic races. He became the 130-year-old magazine's 13th editor in 2015.