Tag Archives: Victoria Pendleton

The Greatest Track Cyclists: Record Title Winners at World Championships and Olympics Games

It is hard to compare achievements across different events using total medals as there are more events on offer to sprinters.  I did try to do this in 2013 for the women but I won’t do it for the men. … Continue reading

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The Greatest Women Track Cyclists Of All-Time

In the second of my own rankings of the all-time greats in different sports I turn my attention to cycling. Women have only relatively recently competed in major championships on the track. World championships only began in the late 1950s … Continue reading

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Olympic Games 2012:Cycling

My thoughts on the cycling at the Olympic Games. I thought that the British team had little chance of doing as well as they had in Beijing but the performance was even better in London. In Beijing the professionalism of … Continue reading

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World Cycling Championships 2012

The final major track cycling event before the Olympics was the world championships held in Melbourne. In many events this was a stronger competition than the Olympics will be due to the ill-considered decision to only allow one competitor from … Continue reading

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