Geraint Thomas, Edward Clancy and the rest of the British men's pursuit team spent most of last month tuning in to daily coverage of the Tour de France, rooting on their former teammate Bradley Wiggins to the yellow jersey.
Turns out Wiggins' victory gave them a little motivation.
Along with newcomers Steven Burke and Peter Kennaugh, the new-look British pursuit team tore...
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August 03, 2012
Britain broke its men's team pursuit world record during the qualification round Thursday, cheered by a velodrome crowd that included cyclist Mark Cavendish, Prince William and wife Kate.
The Olympic championship team of Geraint Thomas, Ed Clancy, Steven Burke and Peter Kennaugh finished in 3 minutes, 52.499 seconds. The squad lowered the mark of 3:53.295 it set this year at...
Olympic champion Britain claimed the first gold medal of the world track cycling championships Wednesday, edging defending champion Australia to claim the team pursuit title.
The British team of Edward Clancy, Peter Kennaugh, Andrew Tennant and Geraint Thomas led from the start to finish in a time of 3 minutes, 53.295 seconds at Melbourne's Hisense Arena. Britain set the world...
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April 04, 2012
Team Sky rider Geraint Thomas will skip next year's Tour de France in
order to focus on the London 2012 Olympics, the Welshman said.