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Britain's Kate Archibald, Laura Trott, Elinor Barker and Joanna Rowsell compete…

Britain's Kate Archibald, Laura Trott, Elinor Barker and Joanna Rowsell compete…

Laura Trott, Joanna Rowsell-Shand, Katie Archibald and Elinor Barker celebrate…

Britain’s women surge to gold in Olympic cycling team pursuit

Laura Trott has secured her fourth Olympic gold medal with a spectacular victory in the omnium to extend her status as Britain’s most successful woman athlete in history

Elinor Barker won Great Britain's second gold of the Track Cycling World Championships in Hong Kong with victory in the women's 25km points race.  Barker, who has also won silver medals in the madison and scratch races at the championships, produced a stunning late burst to pip America's Sarah Hammer.

World Track Cycling Championships: Elinor Barker wins world points race gold

Elinor Barker wins Britain's second gold medal of the Track Cycling World Championships with victory in the women's points race.

Britain’s Katie Archibald, Elinor Barker, Joanna Rowsell-Shand and Laura Trott…

Hindes, Kenny and Skinner pip New Zealand to gold in men’s cycling team sprint

Britain’s Katie Archibald, Elinor Barker, Joanna Rowsell-Shand and Laura Trott…

Joanna Rowsell of Great Britain leads team mates Laura Trott, Elinor Barker and Katie Archibald during qualifying for the Women's Team Pursuit on day one of the 2013 European Elite Track Championship at Omnisport Apeldoorn on October 18, 2013 in Apeldoorn, Netherlands. (October 17, 2013 - Source: Bryn Lennon/Getty Images Europe)

Laura Trott in European Elite Track Championships: Day 1

Jo Rowsell of Great Britain leads team-mates Laura Trott, Elinor Barker and Katie Archibald during the Women's Team Pursuit 2013 Euro Elite Track Championship

Katie Archibald, Laura Trott, Elinor Barker, Joanna Rowsell-Shand of Great…

Trott, is the first female GB competitor to win a third gold, having triumphed alongside Joanna Rowsell-Shand, Elinor Barker and Katie Archibald.

Elinor Barker

Track Talk With British Cyclist, Elinor Barker - SportStylist

8/13/16 Via Welsh Cycling  ·   It's GOLD!!! And a new world record 4:10.236! 🚲🇬🇧🇧🇷🏅  Fantastic ride by Team GB and Elinor Barker #Gold #Rio2016     Welsh Cycling, British Cycling, Sport Wales and Elinor Barker

Via Welsh Cycling · It's GOLD! And a new world record 🚲🇬🇧🇧🇷🏅 Fantastic ride by Team GB and Elinor Barker  Welsh Cycling, British Cycling, Sport Wales and Elinor Barker

For Great Britain’s track cycling team, the gilded procession rolls on. Yesterday evening in the Olympic velodrome, it was the turn of the women to win the team’s third gold medal. And minutes later, Becky James added a silver in the Keirin.  The GB women’s pursuit team — Katie Archibald, Laura Trott, Elinor Barker and Joanna Rowsell-Shand — stormed to victory in the final, shattering the world record and beating the United States by more than two seconds.

Laura Trott sets gold standard as team win

For Great Britain’s track cycling team, the gilded procession rolls on. Yesterday evening in the Olympic velodrome, it was the turn of the women to win the team’s third gold medal. And minutes.

Laura Trott, Dani King and Elinor Barker after their 2013 team pursuit victory at the World Championships

Olympic hero Trott at full pelt to lead Britain to their first gold of World Championships

Laura Trott Photos - Dani King, Laura Trott and Elinor Barker of Great Britain celebrate winning the Women's Team Pursuit during day two of the…

Britain's Elinor Barker holds the UInion Jack after winning the women's points race final at the Hong Kong Velodrome during the Track Cycling World Championships in Hong Kong on April 16, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / Jayne RUSSELL

Britain's Elinor Barker holds the UInion Jack after winning the women's points race final at the Hong Kong Velodrome during the Track Cycling World Championships in Hong Kong on April / AFP PHOTO / Jayne RUSSELL

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 13: Katie Archibald, Laura Trott, Elinor Barker, Joanna Rowsell-Shand of Great Britain celebrate winning the gold medal after the Women's Team Pursuit Final for the Gold medal on Day 8 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Rio Olympic Velodrome on August 13, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 13: Katie Archibald, Laura Trott, Elinor Barker, Joanna Rowsell-Shand of Great Britain celebrate winning the gold medal after the Women's Team Pursuit Final for the Gold medal on Day 8 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Rio Olympic Velodrome on August 13, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Alice Barnes (Team GB) sprinted through the rain on the Parade in Kilkenny to take her second stage victory of the week as Elinor Barker sealed the overall title at the conclusion of An Post Rás na …

Alice Barnes (Team GB) sprinted through the rain on the Parade in Kilkenny to take her second stage victory of the week as Elinor Barker sealed the overall title at the conclusion of An Post Rás na …