In this episode of The Cycling Podcast from Harrogate, Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie, Daniel Friebe and François Thomazeau are joined by Mitchelton-Scott sports director Matt White.

They talk about Sunday’s men’s road race, and also the importance of the junior and under-23 races in the development of the stars of tomorrow.

The Cycling Podcast is supported by Rapha and Science In Sport.

The Cycling Podcast is also supported by Wattbike. To help you get prepped for your Autumn and Winter training, Wattbike is offering a free Essentials Pack (containing a Wattbike HR strap, Wattbike Floor Mat, a Muc-Off care pack and Wattbike Water Bottle) worth £125 when you buy a Wattbike Atom in September. Just visit and use code TCP19 at checkout.


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The Cycling Podcast’s Grand Tour 2019
In November, we will be going on a Grand Tour, with live events scheduled in England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland and Ireland. We still have a couple of dates to confirm but the schedule so far will take us to Bristol, Cardiff, Worcester, Dublin, Belfast, London, Edinburgh, Leicester and Manchester. For tickets to any of these shows – or our event in Harrogate during the World Championships – go to