10th November 2014 back to news

Rising Star: Callum Skinner

Rising Star Callum Skinner Takes Gold


Callum takes gold in the Team Sprint that won in Mexico. Callum (first left) was part of the three man team with Jason Kenny and Philip Hindes.


The team produced a fine performance to beat Germany's trio of Robert Forstemann, Joachim Eilers and Eric Engler by just 0.014 seconds in the final.


The British team had qualified second fastest behind the Germans but turned the tables in a closely contested decider with a time of 43.092 seconds with Callum sealing the victory.


A link to the race is here: