Elinor Barker /

Elinor Barker

Sport

Cycling

Biography

In 2012, Elinor won the gold medal in the Junior World TT Championships, as well as gold in team pursuit and individual pursuit in the European Junior Track Championships before she progressed to the senior ranks where her success has continued. Elinor won silver in her first senior Track World Cup medal with Team USN, silver in the team pursuit and a gold with Great Britain.

In February 2013, in her debut elite UCI Track Cycling World Championships, Elinor won gold in the team pursuit, and then gold in the team pursuit at the European Track Championships. In 2014 Elinor went on to become world champion again in the team pursuit at the UCI Track World Championships.

Barker represented Wales at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, 2014, winning silver and bronze medals.