Under the leadership of Sir Dave Brailsford, Great Britain have become the nation to beat when it comes to track cycling, epitomised by the phenomenal success at London 2012.
Following such success, however, was always going to be a difficult task, but Britain’s track stars ensured the first year on the road to Rio 2016 was littered with success again.
With multiple world champions – some earning their rainbow jerseys for the first time – and plenty of reasons for optimism, Sir Dave believes Team GB is well-placed for Brazil.
Having already brought you the ten best British performances on the road in 2013, we have now looked at those who have impressed on the boards.
Picking ten was always going to be tough, but you can find out who made the cut over the following pages.
Do you agree with our selections? Are there riders you feel should have been given the nod? Any outstanding performances we’ve overlooked? Have your say in the RCUK Forum.