08 Nov 2017
She may have ended her junior career on a high with gold at this year’s UCI BMX World Championships but 2017 could yet get even better for Beth Shriever. The Braintree-based rider has been shortlisted for SportsAid’s prestigious One-to-Watch Award after she impressed on two wheels this year. The award was launched in 2006 with double Olympic medallist and current diving world champion Tom Daley the inaugural winner at just 12 years old.
25 Aug 2017
Beth Shriever is still pinching herself after being crowned world champion at the UCI 2017 BMX World Championships in Rock Hill, South Carollina. The 18-year-old, competing in the junior women’s class, pipped favourite Saya Sakakaibara right on the line as she staged a stunning comeback to claim the rainbow jersey on the final straight. Beth revealed she ‘struggled to comprehend’ what she had achieved on the world stage.