Olympic cyclist Laura Trott taken to hospital with suspected concussion

Posted: May 12, 2014 by kirisyko in Bike, Injuries, Road cycling
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Laura Trott waves to fans as she celebrates winning the Pro Women's Grand Prix during the Prudential RideLondon on August 3, 2013

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Double Olympic track cycling champion Laura Trott was taken to hospital with suspected concussion after crashing during the third stage of the Women’s Tour of Great Britain.

The 22-year-old underwent medical observation after landing on her head following a collision with other riders while competing for Wiggle Honda.

Despite initial concerns, Trott has been given the all-clear to ride tomorrow. She tweeted: “Hit the deck today.. Pretty dam hard! Elbow xrayed and all ok! So onto the next stage.. Cheshunt here we come 🙂 #hometown”

The crash occurred halfway through the 90.5km stage near Lawford in North-East Essex.

see more:http://www.sportsmole.co.uk/cycling/news/trott-taken-to-hospital-with-concussion_154214.html

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