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Sutton wants to take European form onto world stage

British Cycling will take a strong squad to the UCI Track Cycling World Cup in Guadalajara, Mexico and technical director Shane Sutton insists h...

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GB lay down marker on day one of European Track Champs

Great Britain set the early pace on day one of the UEC Elite Track European Championships with both their men and women’s squads qualifying fast...

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Team GB launch new Fitness First Pro Athlete programme

Olympic medallists Nicola Adams, Ed Clancy, Max Whitlock and Gemma Gibbons have today launched the new ‘

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Trott and Clancy claim national track titles

Double Olympic champion Laura Trott powered to victory at the British Cycling national track championships in Manchester.

Trott edged out...

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National titles for Clancy and Varnish

Ed Clancy and Jess Varnish emerged victorious at the British Cycling national track championships in Manchester.

Two-time Olympic team pu...

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Medal Record

London 2012
  • 1 Gold
  • 0 Silver
  • 1 Bronze
Beijing 2008
  • 1 Gold
  • 0 Silver
  • 0 Bronze

Biography

www.edclancy.com

Ed Clancy won team pursuit gold at Beijing 2008 and was also part of the four that won 2012 World Championship gold, setting a new world record in the process.

He is one of three surviving members from the 2008 endurance squad along with Geraint Thomas and Steven Burke.

A motorsport enthusiast, Clancy was awarded an MBE after his Beijing exploits and he won omnium gold at the 2010 World Championships despite never participating in the event previously.

In total, Clancy has five world titles to his name while on the road he rides for Rapha Condor Sharp and in 2009 he won the Eddy Soens Memorial Road Race.

At the 2012 Olympics in London, Clancy won gold in cycling track, team pursuit with partners Geraint Thomas, Steven Burke and Peter Kennaugh.