Trott takes second gold but the Hoy-Kenny conundrum continues

Laura Trott wins women's omnium, Track World Championships 2012, day four

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Laura Trott won her second world title at the Track World Championships in Melbourne today, dominating the second day of action in the omnium to take gold.

Starting the day level on points with Australian Annette Edmondson, Trott came third in the pursuit, one place ahead of Edmondson. Knowing the final event, the 500m time trial, was her strongest, all she had to do was mark her opponents in the scratch race.

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Simon Richardson
Magazine editor

Editor of Cycling Weekly magazine, Simon has been working at the title since 2001. He fell in love with cycling 1989 when watching the Tour de France on Channel 4, started racing in 1995 and in 2000 he spent one season racing in Belgium. During his time at CW (and Cycle Sport magazine) he has written product reviews, fitness features, pro interviews, race coverage and news. He has covered the Tour de France more times than he can remember along with two Olympic Games and many other international and UK domestic races. He became the 130-year-old magazine's 13th editor in 2015.