Sharon Laws' season in doubt after Cape Argus crash

Sharon Laws

British road race champion Sharon Laws has suffered a fractured vertebra and broken collarbone as a result of a crash during the Cape Argus Pick 'n' Pay Cycle Tour in South Africa on Sunday.

Laws crashed in the final two kilometres of the 109km event after the rider in front of her fell, causing Laws to fall heavily, according to the Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard.

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Nigel Wynn
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Nigel Wynn worked as associate editor on, he worked almost single-handedly on the Cycling Weekly website in its early days. His passion for cycling, his writing and his creativity, as well as his hard work and dedication, were the original driving force behind the website’s success. Without him, would certainly not exist on the size and scale that it enjoys today. Nigel sadly passed away, following a brave battle with a cancer-related illness, in 2018. He was a highly valued colleague, and more importantly, an exceptional person to work with - his presence is sorely missed.