Chris Froome has hinted that he may skip the Tour de France next year to concentrate on a Giro and Vuelta double.
The decisive moments of the 2015 Tour de France will take place at Alpe d'Huez after the route of the 102nd edition of the race was unveiled in Paris on Wednesday.
Mark Cavendish will return to the track next month to ride in the Ghent Six Day races.
Andy Schleck, the 2010 Tour de France champion, has announced his retirement from cycling at the age of 29.
British Cycling's chief has backed Sir Bradley Wiggins to join the elite trio of British sportsmen who have won medals at five consecutive Olympics.