Andy Tennant 'devastated' at missing out on Rio team pursuit squad

Tennant says he won't be "throwing his toys out of the pram" after missing selection for a second successive Olympic Games

Andy Tennant says he is "devastated" to miss out on the GB team pursuit squad for a second successive Olympic Games, after only being picked as first reserve for the upcoming Rio Games.

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Richard Windsor

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Richard is digital editor of Cycling Weekly. Joining the team in 2013, Richard became editor of the website in 2014 and coordinates site content and strategy, leading the news team in coverage of the world's biggest races and working with the tech editor to deliver comprehensive buying guides, reviews, and the latest product news.

An occasional racer, Richard spends most of his time preparing for long-distance touring rides these days, or getting out to the Surrey Hills on the weekend on his Specialized Tarmac SL6 (with an obligatory pub stop of course).