Olympic Silver Medallist Jonathan Brownlee has pulled out of todays’ event on Victoria Embankment due to ill health.
The athlete and British Triathlon tweeted the news yesterday.
Brownlee is a two-time, and the reigning, World Sprint Triathlon Champion and is the former Under 23 Triathlon World Champion (2010).
1/2 – Unfortunately, due to illness, @jonny_brownlee has been forced to withdraw from tomorrow's Accenture British Triathlon Mixed Relay Cup
— British Triathlon (@BritTri) September 1, 2017
Really disappointed to not be able to race tomorrow. Spent the last couple of days in bed with a cold. Good luck Team Leeds!! https://t.co/Olr6n7AMEG
— Jonathan Brownlee (@jonny_brownlee) September 1, 2017