Mark Cavendish confident of Tour de France, Olympics and Road Worlds success in 2016

The Manxman believes a three-pronged attack is possible this season

Mark Cavendish, Revolution round 5 January 2016

(Image credit: Andy Jones)

Mark Cavendish believes wearing the Tour de France yellow jersey, winning Olympic omnium gold and claiming a second World Road Race Champions' jersey are all possible in 2016.

The 30-year-old Dimension Data rider has based himself in Manchester since December to facilitate a track training programme at Manchester's National Cycling Centre as part of his preparations for this summer's Rio Games, an objective that will likely impact on his road schedule throughout the season.

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Nick Bull is an NCTJ qualified journalist who has written for a range of titles, as well as being a freelance writer at Beat Media Group, which provides reports for the PA Media wire which is circulated to the likes of the BBC and Eurosport. His work at Cycling Weekly predominantly dealt with professional cycling, and he now holds a role as PR & Digital Manager at SweetSpot Group, which organises the Tour of Britain.