Teams and riders

In 2016 the Aviva Women's Tour will be part of the UCI's exciting new calendar of races that will make up the brand new UCI Women's WorldTour. This means that the Women's Tour will attract the world's top teams and the best riders.

The full list of 16 teams for the 2016 Aviva Women's Tour is:

• Ale Cipollini Galassia (Italy)
• Astana Women's Team (Kazakhstan)
• Boels Dolmans Cycling Team (Netherlands)
• BTC City Ljubljana (Slovenia)
• Canyon SRAM Racing (Germany)
• Cervelo Bigla Pro Cycling (Germany)
• Cylance Pro Cycling (USA)
• Drops Cycling Team (Great Britain)
• Great Britain national team
• Hitec Products (Norway)
• Orica AIS (Australia)
• Poitou - Charentes Futuroscope 86 (France)
• Rabo Liv Women's Cycling Team (Netherlands)
• Team Liv Plantur (Netherlands)
• UnitedHealthcare Pro Cycling (USA)
• Wiggle HIGH5 (Great Britain)

Each of the 16 teams will field a six rider team in the Aviva Women's Tour. Further announcements about the provisional rider line-up will follow during May.