Olympic cyclist Laura Kenny played a a key part in the Great Britain team that won 12 medals – eight of them gold – across the cycling events. Laura went on to further success four years later in Rio, taking her personal tally of Olympic gold medals to four
Chris Froome comes from nowhere for Britain and Team Sky
Dave Brailsford, who guided Great Britain's cyclists to 14 medals at the Beijing Olympics, has an eye for identifying talent and is therefore a tough man to impress. But a smile crept across the face of the British Cycling performance director and Team Sky principal when he proudly described Chris Froome's second-placed finish at the Vuelta a Espana as a "breakthrough performance".
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Day 7 - Australia's Jack Bobridge, Glenn O'Shea, Rohan Dennis and Michael Hepburn finished with silver in 3:54.581. Great Britain won gold setting a new world record. Men's Team Pursuit Photos - Olympic Cycling track | London 2012 Olympics
Great Britain's Most Decorated Olympian Sir Bradley Wiggins Retires From Cycling Sir Bradley Wiggins has announced his retirement from cycling he is Great Britain's most decorated Olympian winning eight medals at the Games in total including five golds- and in 2012 he become the first Briton to win the Tour de France. He said I have been lucky enough to live a dream and fulfil my childhood aspiration of making a living and a career out of the sport I fell in love with at the age of 12…
Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, shakes hands with Great Britain cyclist Victoria Pendleton (R) during a visit to team GB accommodation flats in the Athletes Village at the Olympic Park in Stratford, east London, on July 31, 2012.
London 2012 Olympics: Cyclists aim to get up to speed in London velodrome dress rehearsal