Statement from leader of Leeds City Council Councillor James Lewis, regarding gold medal success of Leeds athletes Matty Lee and Tom Pidcock

The leader of Leeds City Council Councillor James Lewis has congratulated Leeds athletes Matty Lee and Tom Pidcock on their gold medal success.

Councillor Lewis said:

“On behalf of the city of Leeds, I would like to congratulate diver Matty Lee and mountain biker Tom Pidcock on their fantastic gold medal success at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

“This is a truly wonderful achievement and a fitting reward for their hard work and dedication over many, many years to now reach the pinnacle of their respectful sports. To see athletes from our city on the Olympic podium is always a very special moment, and I know the people of Leeds will be feeling very proud of both Matty and Tom.”

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