Hayter and Gloag form two-pronged attack for Great Britain at Tour de l'Avenir

The U23 Giro d’Italia 2022 winner explains Great Britain have plenty of cards to play as they look to land overall victory

Leo Hayter
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Winner of the Under 23 Giro d'Italia or 'Baby Giro' Leo Hayter will form a two-pronged attack on the general classification (GC) at the prestigious Tour de l’Avenir alongside new Jumbo-Visma rider Tom Gloag.

Racing begins in France today and the pair will spearhead one of the strongest British teams at the U23 race in years. 

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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.