Wiggins hails strongest ever Olympic team

Bradley Wiggins and David Millar, London 2012 Olympic Games, road race training, July 26

Bradley Wiggins believes the Great Britain men's road squad is the best team ever assembled for an Olympic Games.

The GB team consists of himself; winner of the Tour de France and two time trial stages. Chris Froome; second in the Tour de France, winner of a stage and the best climber in the race. David Millar; stage winner in the Tour and with 13 years of experience, and Ian Stannard; British national champion and Team Sky strong man.

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Simon Richardson
Magazine editor

Editor of Cycling Weekly magazine, Simon has been working at the title since 2001. He fell in love with cycling 1989 when watching the Tour de France on Channel 4, started racing in 1995 and in 2000 he spent one season racing in Belgium. During his time at CW (and Cycle Sport magazine) he has written product reviews, fitness features, pro interviews, race coverage and news. He has covered the Tour de France more times than he can remember along with two Olympic Games and many other international and UK domestic races. He became the 130-year-old magazine's 13th editor in 2015.