Geraint Thomas, Simon Yates and Adam Yates on Great Britain UCI Road World Championships longlist

This month Adam Yates, Simon Yates and geraint Thomas are Contained in Yorkshire.

Thomas, winner of the 2018 Tour de France, has set his sights on racing the guys’s elite time trial in three months’ time but is also part of their 15-strong longlist for the elite men’s race, where six names will be chosen.
The Yates twins both raced in the Tour de France, with Simon amassing two point wins for Mitchelton-Scott, however he isn’t protecting his Vuelta a Espana name this month and twin has competed because the Clasica San Sebastian in early August.
The longlist includes Thomas’ Ineos team-mates Luke Rowe, Chris Lawless Ian Stannard, Tao Geoghegan Hart, Owain Doull and reigning champion Ben Swift, with the latter.
The listing also includes Alex Dowsett, Hugh Carthy, Gabz Cullaigh, Adam Blythe, Matthew Holmes, and Connor Swift.
Thomas, Dowsett and Hart are listed for your men’s time trial, and with just two to be chosen.
From the women’s ranks world champion Lizzie Deignan headlines a longlist for the elite women’s race.
Reigning champion Alice Barnes is recorded alongside her husband Hannah, as well as Lizzy Banks, Dani Christmas, Rebecca Durrell, Natalie Grinczer, Anna Henderson, Lizzie Holden, Nikki Juniper, Hayley Simmonds, Sophie Wright and increasing star Pfeiffer Georgi.
Six riders will be selected from the list of hopefuls.
Both Barnes sisters, Holden Georgi and Simmonds are longlisted for the time trial of the women, together with just two.
The entire world championships take place from September 22.
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