Nice Britain Biking Workforce introduced for the UCI Cross-Nation Mountain Bike World Championships
British Biking has as we speak introduced the 14 cross-country mountain bikers who will characterize Nice Britain on the UCI Mountain Bike World Championships that are scheduled to happen in Leogang, Austria, from 5th – 11th October.
The reigning Commonwealth Video games champion Annie Final will line up for the Nice Britain Biking Workforce within the elite ladies’s cross-country race, alongside Evie Richards and Isla Quick, whereas Frazer Clacherty will contest the elite males’s race.
Tom Pidcock will begin within the under-23 males’s race, trying so as to add one other rainbow jersey to his current assortment from the street and cyclo-cross disciplines. The 2019 junior world champion Charlie Aldridge, Sean Flynn and Harry Birchall full the British entrants within the under-23 males’s race whereas Hattie Harnden and Anna McGorum will compete within the under-23 ladies’s race.
Within the junior occasions, Rory McGuire, Corran Carrick Anderson, Anna Flynn and Eleana McGorum will characterize Nice Britain. The choice of which riders will line-up to compete within the cross-country workforce relay might be confirmed nearer the time.
Efficiency Director Stephen Park mentioned: “I’m trying ahead to the mountain bike world championships this 12 months, we now have some very robust podium contenders throughout the squad and having a model new course provides to the thrill of the occasion.
“It was unbelievable to observe Charlie be topped the junior world champion in Canada final 12 months, and I’m trying ahead to seeing him step up and familiarize yourself with the under-23 competitors out in Leogang Equally, I’m eager to see how Tom Pidcock will get on following his expression of curiosity to race on this occasion straight off the again of his choice for the elite street worlds which takes place a fortnight earlier than.
“Within the ladies’s occasions, I’m trying ahead to seeing Annie try and get again on the rostrum like she was in 2017 and bettering her sixth place end from final 12 months, and it’s good to see Evie is again from damage to make choice for the workforce once more.
“The mountain bike season resumed in early August, so our riders are already again into the routine of coaching and racing, and previous to the world championships they’ve two world cup rounds which can give them a closing likelihood to hone their preparations and be prepared forward of the worlds.”
The riders chosen to characterize the Nice Britain Biking Workforce within the downhill occasions might be introduced sooner or later.
Nice Britain Biking Workforce for the UCI Cross-Nation Mountain Bike World Championships:
Corran Carrick Anderson