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Rowsell: Rio Olympics behind team switch

Joanna Rowsell admits it is with the 2016 Rio Olympics in mind that she has opted to race for the Pearl Izumi Sports Tours International Women’s...

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Rowsell delivers gold and wants even more for collection

Joanna Rowsell admits she’s already got her eyes on Rio 2016 after claiming gold at the Commonwealth Games.

Rowsell secured England’s fir...

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Rowsell confident ahead of national time-trial title defence

Joanna Rowsell admits that while the 2014 British Cycling National Road Championships time-trial course is very different to the one she stormed...

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Rowsell: Now most exciting time to be a female cyclist

Were it not for a rare sun-kissed English day several years ago, multiple world and Olympic champion Joanna Rowsell might never have got on a bi...

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Great Britain retain women's team pursuit world title

Great Britain continued their domination of the women's team pursuit as they retained their title at the track cycling World Championships in Co...

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Medal Record

London 2012
  • 1 Gold
  • 0 Silver
  • 0 Bronze

Biography

www.joannarowsell.com

Joanna Rowsell emerged onto the track cycling scene in 2008 when she was part of the trio that won world team pursuit gold at the World Championships in Manchester.

Behind Wendy Houvenaghel and Rebecca Romero in the individual pursuit pecking order, Rowsell will now get her chance with the team pursuit coming onto the Olympic schedule.

Rowsell is part of the team pursuit trio that won 2012 world gold, setting a world record in the process. She suffers from alopecia.

At the 2012 Olympics in London, Rowsell won gold in cycling, team pursuit with partners, Laura Trott and Dani King.