‘I just started screaming’: Uno-X team boss delighted with Tour de France wildcard invitation

Jens Haugland said his team will race in a "very positive and attacking" way this July

Uno-X rider at team car in a race
(Image credit: Getty)

Uno-X general manager Jens Haugland was overcome with emotion after finding out his team will line up at the Tour de France for the first time this July. 

The Scandinavian team will join fellow ProTeam Israel-Premier Tech as the two wildcard invitations at the 2023 edition of the race. 

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Tom Davidson
Senior News Writer

Tom joined Cycling Weekly as a news and features writer in the summer of 2022, having previously contributed as a freelancer. He is the host of The TT Podcast, which covers both the men's and women's pelotons and has featured a number of prominent British riders. 

An enthusiastic cyclist himself, Tom likes it most when the road goes uphill and actively seeks out double-figure gradients on his rides. 

He's also fluent in French and Spanish and holds a master's degree in International Journalism.