Three riders to target Hour Record attempts this summer

Bradley Wiggins's and Evelyn Stevens's marks challenged at altitude in Mexico

Dion Beukeboom will look to beat Bradley Wiggins's Hour Record

(Image credit: Yuzuru Sunada)

Three riders will launch assaults on the Hour Record this summer, with both Bradley Wiggins's men's record and Evelyn Stevens's women's record being challenged at altitude in Aguascalientes, Mexico.

Wiggins set the men's Hour Record with a mark of 54.526km in London in June 2015 having gone more than 1.5km than Alex Dowsett had managed at the National Velodrome in Manchester a month earlier.

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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.