Giro winner Hesjedal heads Garmin's Tour squad

Garmin-Barracuda chase, Giro d'Italia 2012, stage five

This year's Giro d'Italia winner, Ryder Hesjedal, has been named in Garmin-Barracuda's nine-man Tour de France roster.

The Canadian heads up a strong squad fielded by the American-based outfit that also includes British Grand Tour veteran David Millar.

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Nigel Wynn
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Nigel Wynn worked as associate editor on, he worked almost single-handedly on the Cycling Weekly website in its early days. His passion for cycling, his writing and his creativity, as well as his hard work and dedication, were the original driving force behind the website’s success. Without him, would certainly not exist on the size and scale that it enjoys today. Nigel sadly passed away, following a brave battle with a cancer-related illness, in 2018. He was a highly valued colleague, and more importantly, an exceptional person to work with - his presence is sorely missed.