The local testing that helped our cyclists win gold at Rio
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Bristol University team helped give Team GB the edge

Margins of victory at the Olympic games can be very tight, so any advantage is crucial.

Team GB rode specially designed bikes in Rio and the research behind them was done at the University of Bristol.

Professor Stuart Burgess explained how much difference their mechanical tests make to Team GB.

  • 26 Aug 2016
  • From the section Bristol
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