Former jersey winner Pete Williams returns for his 10th Tour of Britain and 4th with the ONE PRO Cycling team.
The ONE PRO Cycling lineup for the OVO Energy Tour of Britain 2018 has been announced! The six-man team will include the winner of Heistse Pijl Emils Liepins as well as former SKODA King of the Mountains and Eisberg Sprints Jerseys, Pete Williams. This year marks the fourth Tour of Britain for the ONE PRO team. This year’s lineup also Hayden McCormick who has also gained international success this year.
1. Pete Williams
ONE PRO announced their team on Wednesday; Williams is competing in this annual sporting event, which is known to be the biggest event in the calendar, for the fourth year. He had previously won the SKODA king of the mountains in addition to Ersberg Spints Jerseys in 2015 and 2012.
2. Emils Liepins
Emils Liepins has previously been victorious in the Heistste Pijl and Trofej Proec, which took place in Belgium and Croatia earlier this year.
3. Hayden McCormick
McCormick, having been out of action since July, due to injury, finished fifth in the commonwealth games road race in April, and won the Cycle classic five-day stage race in 2018.
4. Chris Latham
Latham, who gained bronze in the commonwealth scratch race, also claimed bronze in the scratch race of the 2017 Track World Championships
5. Tom Baylis
Baylis, impressively completed the Trofej Umag one day race, finishing second.
6. James Oram
Oram is known as one of the best young time trialists in the sport, a champion in the under 23 category, whilst having also finished fifth in the 2018 Commonwealth Games
The OVO energy tour of Britain takes place this year from Sunday 2-9 September. It begins in Wales, and the final stage is completed amongst the streets of Central London. The race will be streamed live in the UK on ITV 4.