New e-road bike racing series to launch in London this summer

The new EBK series is hoping to attract an elite field of riders

EBK rider in futuristic world
(Image credit: EBK/Whistle Group)

A brand new e-bike racing series, the EBK, will host its first event in London this summer. 

Organised by the Fédération Internationale de Motocyclisme (FIM), the series hopes to take e-road bike racing mainstream and promote sustainable travel. In 2024, it will embark on an international calendar, staging criterium races in cities around the world. 

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Tom Davidson
Senior News Writer

Tom joined Cycling Weekly as a news and features writer in the summer of 2022, having previously contributed as a freelancer. He is the host of The TT Podcast, which covers both the men's and women's pelotons and has featured a number of prominent British riders. 

An enthusiastic cyclist himself, Tom likes it most when the road goes uphill and actively seeks out double-figure gradients on his rides. 

He's also fluent in French and Spanish and holds a master's degree in International Journalism.