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Track Cycling Rio 2016 | Laura Trott & Team Pursuit Colleagues Warn Off Partying Men


Great Britain’s victorious male track cyclists went out for a well deserved night on the booze last Friday, after their amazing win against Australia.

On the same night however, the women’s track team were settling down to get some much needed kip, ahead of their own team pursuit final on Saturday.

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It seems that the women were well aware of the frivolity happening in the men’s rooms and were not ready to put up with any unwanted late night shenanigans, putting this message up on their door:

The sign which wishes the guys a big congratulations, before adding in big capital letters that *THIS IS NOT YOUR ROOM*, a sure sign that ladies were looking to match the men’s win the next day.

The photo was added to Twitter by Owain Doull and judging by his caption “The girls now guys too well” it was probably a needed precaution!

Who knew the Olympic village was such a party! We just think it’s lucky that they were still sober enough to read it….


Read more from the Olympic Issue here  or follow the latest Olympic news here.

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