Chris Froome and Lizzie Deignan head up confirmed Great Britain World Championships team

Mark Cavendish and Geraint Thomas are absent from Great Britain's final line-up for the 2017 UCI Road World Championships in Norway, September 17-24

Chris Froome and Lizzie Deignan have been confirmed to represent Great Britain at the 2017 UCI Road Cycling World Championships in Bergen, Norway, over September 17-24.

Deignan has recovered sufficiently from an appendix operation at the end of August to head up the women's road race squad, where she will rank among the favourites for a medal. The 28-year-old from Otley claimed the 2015 road race title.

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Henry Robertshaw began his time at Cycling Weekly working with the tech team, writing reviews, buying guides and appearing in videos advising on how to dress for the seasons. He later moved over to the news team, where his work focused on the professional peloton as well as legislation and provision for cycling. He's since moved his career in a new direction, with a role at the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs.