Tour of Britain team information

Competitors in the 2013 Tour of Britain Photo: ITV

The Tour of Britain is visiting Dumfries and Galloway, the Scottish Borders and Cumbria this year.

The event brings the world's top cyclists to race over eight stages throughout the UK.

The 2013 event is the biggest yet, with 114 riders and 19 teams taking part.

Below is information on the teams:

UCI PRO TEAMS-

Cannondale Pro Cycling (Ita)

Garmin - Sharp (USA)

Movistar (Spa)

Omega Pharma - Quick Step (Bel)

Sky Pro Cycling (GBr)

UCI CONTINENTAL TEAMS-

Bardiani Valvole - CSF Inox (Ita)

IAM Cycling (Swi)

MTN Qhubeka p.b Samsung (RSA)

Sojasun (Fra)

Team NetApp Endura (Ger)

UnitedHealthcare Pro Cycling (USA)

NATIONAL TEAMS-

Great Britain (Gbr)

For more information on the teams, click here.