From YouTube to WorldTour races: TDT-Unibet set for ProTeam status for 2024

Bas Tietema’s TDT-Unibet squad could potentially receive invites to WorldTour races after 2023 success

TDT-Unibet at the start of stage eight of the Tour of Britain
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The hugely popular Tour de Tietema-Unibet squad is set to receive a ProTeam licence for the 2024 season meaning that the Dutch team could receive invites to some of the biggest WorldTour races on the calendar.

Racing as a Continental outfit this year, TDT-Unibet lit up a variety of races with full gas, attacking racing including the Tour of Britain.

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Tom Thewlis

Tom has been writing for Cycling Weekly since 2022 and his news stories, rider interviews and features appear both online and in the magazine. 

Since joining the team, he has reported from some of professional cycling's biggest races and events including the Tour de France and the World Championships in Glasgow. He has also covered races elsewhere across the world. 

As well as on the ground reporting, Tom writes race reports from the men's and women's WorldTour and helps with coverage of UK domestic cycling.