Inspired by the growing popularity of cycling in Britain and the success of the newly established stage race the Tour de Yorkshire, the UCI is hosting the 2019 Road World Championships in Harrogate. With this momentous celebration of cycling kicking off this week, here's a quick preview of the key events, along with riders to watch throughout the week.
The 2019 road season is just around the corner and almost all of the WorldTour teams have released their new kits. Flashes of bright red, lime green, celeste and even pink will certainly make the peloton look colourful! See our star ratings and opinions on all the new pro cycling team kits for 2019.
James Shaw of Lotto Soudal talks to ProBikeKit about life in the World Tour, his ambitions in the sport and the Arctic Monkeys.