‘I want to enjoy being young’: Tom Pidcock explains why he won’t be stepping up to WorldTour next season

The British revelation discusses his plans for the coming years

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The desire to step up to WorldTour level must be overwhelming for a young rider, with prodigies consistently leaving their imprint this season.

With Egan Bernal becoming the youngest Tour de France winner in the modern era, Tadej Pogačar earning his place among cycling’s stars at the Vuelta, and Mads Pedersen taking the rainbow jersey at just 23, the face of the sport has changed.

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