Storey withdraws from Worlds team over yellow fever fear

From BBC - March 8, 2018

The 14-time Paralympic gold medallist Sarah Storey has withdrawn from this month's UCI Para-cycling Track World Championships after an outbreak of yellow fever in Rio de Janeiro.

The 40-year-old had her second child, Charlie, in October.

But she says she made the decision to pull out after the advice regarding a vaccination changed last week.

"I am disappointed not to compete but the health and well-being of my family is far more important," she said.


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