Britain’s biggest bike race starts on Tuesday, August 29 in Glasgow. Sixteen teams are taking part in this year’s Tour of Britain, and there are some big names taking to the UK roads.

Updated 28/8/06

Quick Step-Innergetic
Directeur Sportif: Wilfred Peeters
Category: ProTour
Country: Belgium
www.qsi-cycling.com
1 Nuyens, Nick BEL
2 Boonen, Tom BEL
3 Chicchi, Francesco ITA
4 Cretskens, Wilfred BEL
5 Garate, Juan Manuel ESP
6 Pozzato, Filippo ITA

T-Mobile
Directeur Sportif: Brian Holm
Category: ProTour
Country: Germany
www.t-mobile-team.com
11 Kloden, Andreas GER
12 Cavendish, Mark GBR
13 Sinkewtiz, Patrik GER
14 Pollack, Olaf GER
15 Kessler, Mattias GER
16 Rogers, Michael AUS

Great Britain
Directeur Sportif: Rod Ellingworth
Category: National
Country: Great Britain
www.britishcycling.org.uk
21 Hammond, Roger GBR
22 Tennant, Andrew GBR
23 Thomas, Geraint GBR
24 Sander, Ross GBR
25 Stannard, Ian GBR
26 Swift, Ben GBR

Davitamon Lotto
Directeur Sportif: Allan Peiper
Category: ProTour
Country: Belgium
www.davitamon-lotto.com
31 Gates, Nick AUS
32 Mattan, Nico BEL
33 Rosems, Bert BEL
34 Steegmans, Gert BEL
35 Leon Van Bon BEL
36 Vansummeren, Johan BEL

Ceramica Panaria-Navigare
Directeur Sportif: Roberto Reveberi
Category: Professional Continental
Country: Ireland
www.panariasport.com
41 Dall’ Antonia, Tiziano ITA
42 Galdos, Aitor ESP
43 Grilo, Paride ITA
44 Matveyev, Sergiy UKR
45 Piramo, Matteo ITA
46 Richeze, Maximiliano ARG

Recycling.co.uk
Directeur Sportif: John Herety
Category: Continental
Country: Great Britain
www.recyclingteam.com
51 Greenwood, Ben GBR
52 House, Kristian GBR
53 Newton, Christopher GBR
54 Oliphant, Evan GBR
55 Partridge, Robert GBR
56 Sharman, Robin GBR

Phonak iShares
Directeur Sportif: Juan Martin Fernandez
Category: ProTour
Country: Switzerland
www.phonak-cycling.ch
61 Merckx, Axel BEL
62 Hunter, Robert RSA
63 Moerenhout, Koos NED
64 Pena, Victor Hugo COL
65 Tschopp, Johann SUI
66 Vitoria, David SUI

CSC
Directeur Sportif: Scott Sunderland
Category: ProTour
Country: Denmark
www.team-csc.com
71 Breschel, Matti DEN
72 Kroon, Karsten NED
73 Roberts, Luke AUS
74 Schleck, Andy LUX
75 Sörensen, Nicki DEN
76 Vandevelde, Christian USA

DFL-Cyclingnews-Litespeed
Directeur Sportif: Gilbert De Weerdt
Category: Continental
Country: Great Britain
www.teamdfl-cyclingnews.com
81 Coutts, Alex GBR
82 Downing, Dean GBR
83 Downing, Russell GBR
84 Jennings, Cameron AUS
85 Barras, Tom GBR
86 Kane, Oakley AUS

Landbouwkrediet-Colnago
Directeur Sportif: Jef de Bilde
Category: Professional Continental
Country: Belgium
www.landbouwkrediet-colnago.be
91 Clancy, Edward GBR
92 Lebeau, Jean-Claude BEL
93 Manning, Paul GBR
94 Neirynck, Kevin BEL
95 Simon, Jean-Paul BEL
96 Vanlandschoot, James BEL

Chocolade Jacques-Topsport Vlaanderen
Directeur Sportif: Walter Planckaert
Category: Professional Continental
Country: Belgium
www.jacques-vlaanderen.be
101 De Haes, Kenny BEL
102 D’Hollander, Glenn BEL
103 Keisse, Iljo BEL
104 Veuchelen, Frederik BEL
105 Wijnants, Maarten BEL
106 Willems, Frederik BEL

Denmark
Directeur Sportif: Heiko Salzwedel
Category: National
Country: Denmark
www.cyclingworld-dcu.dk
111 Christensen, Michael DEN
112 Jorgensen, Casper DEN
113 Madsen, Jens-Erik DEN
114 Morkov, Michael DEN
115 Rasmussen, Alex DEN
116 Steensen, Andre DEN

Unibet
Directeur Sportif: Hilaire Vanderschueren
Category: Professional Continental
Country: Belgium
www.unibetcycling.com
121 Cooke, Baden AUS
122 Domingue, Juan ESP
123 Gardeyn, Gorik BEL
124 Hunt, Jeremy GBR
125 Pasamontes, Luis ESP
126 Wilson, Mathew AUS

Skil-Shimano
Directeur Sportif: Rudie Kemna
Category: Professional Continental
Country: Netherlands
www.professionalcyclingteam.com
131 Kano, Tomoya JAP
132 Reinerink, Rik NED
133 Rooijakkers, Piet NED
134 Tjallingii, Maarten NED
135 Vierhouten, Aart NED
136 Weiisenger, René GER

Barloworld
Directeur Sportif: Velerio Tebaldi
Category: Professional Continental
Country: Great Britain
www.teambarloworld.com
141 Bonomi, Giosuè ITA
142 Caccia, Diego ITA
143 Christensen, Mads DEN
144 Cox, Ryan RSA
145 Degano, Enrico ITA
146 Sabido, Hugo POR

South Australia.com-AIS
Directeur Sportif: Brian Stephens
Category: Continental
Country: Australia
www.southaustralia-ais.com
151 Clarke, Jonathan AUS
152 Clarke, Simon AUS
153 Goss, Mathew AUS
154 Higgerson, Shaun AUS
155 Lloyd, Mathew AUS
156 Meadley, James AUS