Lizzie Armitstead and Marianne Vos among strong start list for 2016 Aviva Women's Tour

The Women's WorldTour race returns for its third edition in 2016

Braintree start, Women's Tour 2015, stage two

(Image credit: Andy Jones)

The Aviva Women’s Tour begins Wednesday (June 15) and is set to have the strongest field in its three year history.

The provisional start list was published on Tuesday and includes the likes of Britain’s Lizzie Armitstead (Boels-Dolmans) and multiple world champion Marianne Vos (Rabo-Liv), who won the first edition of the race in 2014, and is returning after injury.

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