Tom Pidcock aims to go ‘a step further’ at Tour de France 2023

Ineos' Rod Ellingworth says British rider ‘still has some work to do’ in order to make GC push main objective

Tom Pidcock
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Tom Pidcock hopes to "go a step further" at the Tour de France this year, according to Ineos Grenadiers' deputy team principal Rod Ellingworth.

The 23-year-old "can't fail really" according to Ellingworth, but still has some work to do to be a contender for general classification.

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Tom joined Cycling Weekly in early 2022 and his news stories, rider interviews and features appear both online and in the magazine. 

He has reported from some of professional cycling's biggest races and events including the Tour de France and the recent Glasgow World Championships. He has also covered races elsewhere across the world and interviewed some of the sport's top riders. 

When not writing news scoops from the WorldTour, or covering stories from elsewhere in the domestic professional scene, he reports on goings on at bike shops up and down the UK, where he is based when not out on the road at races. He has also appeared on the Radio Cycling podcast.