Team pursuit: Everything you need to know for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games

Get to know the team pursuit for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games

The German men's team pursuit squad
(Image credit: Getty Images)

The team pursuit is one of the Olympic Games' staple track cycling events, and it returns again for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, which takes place between July 23 to 28 August 2021.

Tokyo 2020 cycling: Team pursuit

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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).