Former Olympian Lillistone relishing his 2012 Olympic challenge

2012 London Olympic velodrome (April 2010)

Simon Lillistone, who rode in the 1988 and 1992 Olympic Games team pursuit and points events for GB, is once again to taste Olympic action.

But not as rider this time. The 41-year-old Shropshire born rider who was part of the successful Team Haverhill squad, is 2012 Olympics Cycling Manager for the London Organising Committee of the Olympic Games (LOCOG) and relishing the challenge.

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Keith Bingham joined the Cycling Weekly team in the summer of 1971, and retired in 2011. During his time, he covered numerous Tours de France, Milk Races and everything in-between. He was well known for his long-running 'Bikewatch' column, and played a pivotal role in fighting for the future of once at-threat cycling venues such as Hog Hill and Herne Hill Velodrome.