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Mark Stewart – a Team Pursuit PB at the Track World Championships

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Mark Stewart
Mark Stewart.

It was a great World Track Championships for Scotland with Katie Archibald coming home from Hong Kong as World Omnium Champion.

But not such a great Championships for Dundee’s Mark Stewart who was competing in the team pursuit and madison.

Unfortunately GB missed out on the bronze medal in the team pursuit to Italy whilst Mark and partner Ollie Wood were DNF in the madison.

We caught up with the AN Post professional a week or so after the Worlds, back in his Italian base – but first, let’s borrow from the British Cycling website and remind ourselves about how he came to be riding the 2017 Worlds.

In 2014, Mark was accepted onto British Cycling’s Olympic Academy Programme and at the Cali round of the 2014/15 World Cup series Mark was part of the bronze medal-winning team pursuit squad.

In 2015, Mark won his first senior gold medal on the world stage with victory in th