Jelle van Gorkom: ‘Impossible to estimate’ when BMX rider will wake from coma


Jelle van Gorkom won silver at the 2015 World Championships and the Rio Olympics in 2016

Olympic BMX medallist Jelle van Gorkom has been taken off sleep medication, but Dutch cycling officials say it is “impossible to estimate” how long it will take for him to awake from a coma.

Van Gorkom suffered multiple injuries in a training crash on Tuesday.

The Royal Dutch Cycling Union (KNWU) said