Welsh rider Dan Pearson aiming for Velothon Wales success

21-year-old Dan Pearson returns home from racing on the continent to take part in this weekend's Velothon Wales

(Image credit: HOCH ZWEI/Abel Tumik)

The Great Britain cycling team has an ace up its sleeve at this weekend's inaugural Velothon Wales.

Composite national teams are largely intended to offer young riders a taste of home races, or in the case of Josh Edmondson at the Tour de Yorkshire, a chance to prove their worth.

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