Pidcock sets his sights on the WorldTour

Tom Pidcock (Great Britain).

At just 18 years of age, Tom Pidcock is one of the hottest prospects in world cycling. The Leeds-born teenager already has junior national, European and World titles in cyclo-cross, last season's junior Paris-Roubaix title , as well as taking the junior time trial world title in Bergen last autumn. Pidcock's palmares and panache have already caught the attention of cyclo-cross legend Sven Nys and, former Tour de France and Olympic time trial champion, Bradley Wiggins, signing for the former riders' cyclo-cross and road teams, respectively. Speaking to Cyclingnews at the Team Wiggins team presentation earlier this the week in London, Pidcock said he plans to continue to mix his focus between cyclo-cross and road racing for the coming season in the pursuit of a ride at WorldTour level in the coming years. "I start the road program in April, I think at the Klondike GP, and then hopefully the ...

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