Nice Britain’s youthful group dash squad of Milly Tanner, Blaine Ridge-Davis, Sophie Capewell and Lauren Bate took bronze on the first day of the World Championships in Roubaix, France.
The group noticed off Japan within the bronze-medal remaining, coming residence greater than half a second clear in 48.059 seconds.
Germany secured an emphatic gold, retaining their title in a world report time of 46.064 seconds.
GB’s medal is a primary within the ladies’s group dash since 2014.
That got here in Cali, Colombia, when Jess Varnish and Becky James additionally took bronze. The present quartet have a mixed age of solely 88.
Nice Britain’s males’s group pursuit squad may additionally win bronze on Thursday.
Ethan Hayter, Ethan Vernon, Charlie Tanfield and Oliver Wooden will journey off towards Denmark after Italy cruised to a snug win of their warmth.
Nice Britain completed fifth general within the males’s group dash as Alistair Fielding, Hamish Turnbull and Joseph Truman had been overwhelmed by simply 5 thousandths of a second by Russia within the first spherical.
The Netherlands took gold, making it a 3rd successive title for Roy van den Berg, Harris Lavreysen and Jeffrey Hoogland.