cyclingSophie Thornhill and pilot Rachel James of England, raced into the lead of the opening Para-Cycling qualifier here at the Chris Hoy Velodrome in Glasgow. Scotland’s Aileen McGlynn and pilot Louise Haston came a close second and third and fourth places were scooped by the two Australian teams, 3rd place going to Brandie O’Connor and Breanna Hargrave and 4th place taken by Felicity Johnson and Holly Takos.

The semi-final will take place shortly with our home nations looking strong.