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2022 Commonwealth Games: New mum Elinor Barker included in Team Wales

Elinor Barker has been included in Team Wales' cycling roster for the Commonwealth Games - just three months after giving birth. Barker, 27, had her son Nico in March and only returned to training on the bike in April. "To be honest it feels a little bit surreal at the...
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Elinor Barker: 'You don't need to fit in your career before you have children'

Two-time Olympic medallist Elinor Barker says she is already planning her return to cycling after she has her first child this spring. The five-time world champion says female athletes starting a family during their careers is getting increasingly normal and she is looking forward to her 'career 2.0' starting possibly as early as the summer.
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Elinor Barker: Empowered and supported in journey to motherhood

Elinor Barker learned of her pregnancy while competing at the Tokyo Olympic Games, where she secured the silver medal in the Team Pursuit, and amid contract negotiations with the soon-to-be-launched new women's team Uno-X in 2022. The former Olympic gold medallist and five-time World Champion said her pregnancy has been...
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