Tour of Britain Teams Announcement

Tour of Britain 2013

The 19 teams that will contest the Tour of Britain were announced today.

5 UCI World Tour Teams will take part, 6 UCI Pro Continental Teams, 7 UCI Continental Teams and 1 National Team.

Here is the full line-up

UCI WorldTour teams
Cannondale Pro Cycling (ITA)
Garmin-Sharp (USA)
Movistar (SPA)
Omega Pharma-QuickStep (BEL)
Team Sky (GBR)

UCI ProContinental teams
Bardiani Valvole-CSF Inox (ITA)
IAM Cycling (SWI)
MTN Qhubeka p.b Samsung (RSA)
Sojasun (FRA)
Team NetApp-Endura (GER)
UnitedHealthcare Pro Cycling (USA)

UCI Continental teams
An Post-Chain Reaction (IRL)
Madison-Genesis (GBR)
Node4 Giordana Racing (GBR)
Rapha Condor JLT (GBR)
Team IG-Sigma Sport (GBR)
Team Raleigh (GBR)
Team UK Youth (GBR)

National teams
Great Britain (GBR)

114 riders from these 19 teams will start the event in Peebles, Scotland on the 15th of September. The seven stage event ends a week later, in London.

Movistar, IAM Cycling and Madison-Genesis will all make their debut in the event this year.

All six of the UCI-Continental Registered squads from Great Britain have been confirmed for the race today.

Here’s hoping for a British win!

Tour of Britain 2013 Route

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