British Cycling announces team for UCI Cycling E-sports World Championships on Zwift

The line-up features 10 women and five men all competing for equal prize money and to become world champion

Hayley Simmonds British Cycling E-Sports World Championships
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British Cycling has announced its line-up of 15 riders competing for Great Britain in the UCI Cycling E-sports World Championships, with 10 women and five men hoping to become world champions from their own home on Saturday February 26. 

Great Britain's team features a mix of elite pros and amateur qualifiers, with each rider having proved themselves as the elite talent in e-racing. They'll compete for equal prize money too, with the winner of both the Elite Men's and Elite Women's races earning €8,000 and their own rainbow jersey in real life. 

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Ryan is a staff writer for Cycling Weekly, having joined the team in September 2021. He first joined Future in December 2020, working across FourFourTwo, Golf Monthly, Rugby World and Advnture's websites, before making his way to cycling. After graduating from Cardiff University with a degree in Journalism and Communications, Ryan earned a NCTJ qualification to further develop as a writer.