It was the UCI Mountain Bike Cross-Country World Cup at the weekend where both downhill racing and cross-country action took place in Lenzerheide, Switzerland.

Twenty-six-year-old Olympian, Annie Last, made history when she won the cross-country women's elites category after a tough battle throughout the laps. Her win made her the first British woman to win the elite women’s race since Caroline Alexander took victory at St Wendel, Germany in 1997.

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Starting off in 17th position, Annie shot up to 7th after the first lap and maintained a strong pace from the get-go. It wasn't until the fifth lap where the British Olympian really put on the gas and made her winning move.

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“I’ve had a tough couple of years, even to be racing at the front felt incredible. It’s not sunk in yet, unbelievable. I’m so happy," - Annie Last, OMX Pro Team

In the other categories, Great Britain Cycling Team's Evie Richards finished third in the women's Under-23 cross-country category. Evie is currently the British champion and former under-23 world cyclocross champion.