Matt Bottrill "shocked" to finish second in National Time Trial Championships

Matt Bottrill, 2nd, National 25-mile time trial championships 2013

Matt Bottrill this morning told Cycling Weekly that he hardly slept last night after the excitement of finishing second in the British Time Trial Championships in Stewarton, East Ayrshire.

Bottrill ( finished just 21 seconds behind winner Alex Dowsett to cap his best-ever performance in the event.

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