We are delighted to welcome Sir Bradley to Prudential RideLondon this weekend.
He completes an already first-class line-up for the event.
The Prudential RideLondon-Surrey Classic enjoys great support from spectators at the roadside across the route and this announcement means fans can now look forward to seeing one of the greatest ever British cyclists racing in the event.
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