12th November 2017 Robyn Stewart finished 27th in the Sprint event today – qualifying for the 1/16th match sprint finals in the Tissot UCI Track Cycling World Cup in Manchester, UK.
In the Sprint Stewart is progressing with each race and is relishing the experience – “I’ve had a great experience the last couple of weeks. Qualifying to actually get to the world cups has been a goal all year, so I was delighted to get this far, and to qualify to race in such a stacked field.”
She added “I am a little disappointed with my performances, but there are so many positives I can take away. I’m progressing with each race. One thing for sure is it has only made me hungry to get better and be the best I can be.”
Today was the final day of racing in a four-week race block for the Irish team, confirmation of teams for the upcoming World Cups will follow. The Manchester World Cup ran from Friday 10th November to Sunday 12th November.
Gold VOGEL Kristina (GER)
Silver VAN RIESSEN Laurine (MPC)
Bronze VOINOVA Anastasiia (RUS)
27th STEWART Robyn (IRL)