Videos and links, 2014 Track World Championships – days 3, 4 & 5

Last week I put up a post with the videos and links from Days 1 and 2 at the Track Cycling World Champs, and now here are the final three days, with even more amazing racing – the spectacular Points race, the Omnium, Sprint, Individual Pursuit and Keirin.  There’ll be videos and links to photos and results, so read on…

Individual Pursuit

The first medal from Friday was the Individual Pursuit, and in the bronze, two riders who raced each other through the Juniors – Amy Cure, who rides on the road for Lotto Belisol, and Ganna Solovey (who then had a steroid ban at aged 19).  Guess who I wanted to win?

and then, the gold race – former IP World Champion Sarah Hammer, and Jo Rowsell, who’d already won a Worlds gold as part of the British Team Pursuit squad.

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The women’s ITT World Championships – videos and links

It’s been a fantastic two days of racing, with the Junior and Elite women’s Individual Time Trial World Championships.  Let’s re-live them, with videos, photos, links and more.  We’ll start with the elite women – and wow, what a race!

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How to watch the 2013 Individual Time Trial World Championships

We’re well into World Championships week, and it’s time for the Individual Time Trials, with the women’s ITT on 24th September.  If you want to watch them live, I’ll tell you how (with info on how to follow them if you’re at (the horror) work, and who to watch out for.  And I know we’ve already have the Junior women’s ITT – UPDATE!  Now the races are done, I’ve got a post with all the videos and links from the Elites and Juniors – read my predictions below, and see how they compare!

So, what’s the course like?  Flat and corner-y!  Here are the maps, and let GCN tell you more:

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