OVO Energy Tour of Britain announces teams for upcoming edition
Aug 07 2019 03:29 am CET

OVO Energy Tour of Britain announces teams for upcoming edition
OVO Energy Tour of Britain announces teams for upcoming edition
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The organisation of the OVO Energy Tour of Britain have confirmed the participation of ten WorldTour squads in the 2019 edition of the race.

A total of 20 teams will be at the start line of the British race on Saturday, September 7, including ten WorldTour formations. Team Ineos, Jumbo-Visma and Team Sunweb headline the list of the top teams that will be at the Tour of Britain.

AG2R La Mondiale, Dimension Data, EF Education First, Lotto-Soudal, Mitchelton-Scott, Katusha Alpecin and Movistar will be the rest of the squads of the top tier to be in the race. Next to them, five ProContinental formations will be competing: Corendon-Circus -with Mathieu van der Poel, Israel Cycling Academy, Wanty-Gobert, Sport Vlaanderen-Baloise and Riwal Readynez.

The Great Britain cycling team, Canyon dhb p/b Bloor Homes, Madison Genesis, Team Wiggins Le Col and SwiftCarbon Pro Cycling, complete the 20 squads. "Once again we're delighted to welcome such a strong line-up of teams to the OVO Energy Tour of Britain," said Race Director Mick Bennett.

"From fan favourites such as Team Ineos, Mitchelton-Scott and Team Jumbo Visma, alongside notable returnees AG2R La Mondiale, to the four British domestic teams who gained selection following a season-long qualification process, I think we're in for an exciting eight days of racing in September."
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