Tom Pidcock to target week-long stage races in build to 2024 Tour de France

British rider also likely to return to ‘iconic’ Strade Bianche in a bid to defend the title he won in March

Tom Pidcock
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Tom Pidcock will look to target a week-long stage race victory next spring in order to prepare for a return to the Tour de France in the summer.

Pidcock’s coach and his Ineos Grenadiers team believe that victory, or a podium finish, in a major week-long stage race would be the logical next step in his development as a general classification rider.

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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.