Bradley Wiggins to ride 2016 Amgen Tour of California

Winner of the 2014 Amgen Tour of California, Sir Bradley Wiggins, will return to the race in 2016 with his Team Wiggins squad

Bradley Wiggins, Stage 6 of the 2014 Amgen Tour of California, Santa Clarita to Mountain High

(Image credit: Casey B. Gibson)

The Olympic Games team pursuit may be Sir Bradley Wiggins's main focus in 2016, but the former Team Sky man will race on the road at the Amgen Tour of California in May, it has been revealed.

Wiggins will take members of his eponymous team over to the race next year, returning to the scene of his last stage race win for Sky, back in 2014.

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Stuart Clarke is a News Associates trained journalist who has worked for the likes of the British Olympic Associate, British Rowing and the England and Wales Cricket Board, and of course Cycling Weekly. His work at Cycling Weekly has focused upon professional racing, following the World Tour races and its characters.