New Mill rider Gabz Cullaigh and Abby-Mae Parkinson from Hartshead have both been included in Great Britain squads for the 2015 UCI Road World Championships in Richmond, Virginia.
The event in the USA takes place between September 19-27 with Cullaigh, who has been in the Great Britain team for last week’s Aviva Tour of Britain, in the men’s Under 23 squad.
Parkinson has been selected in the Junior Women’s squad.
Squads, Elite men: Ian Stannard, Mark Cavendish, Ben Swift, Stephen Cummings, Geraint Thomas, Andy Fenn, Luke Rowe, Scott Thwaites, Alex Dowsett
Elite women: Lizzie Armitstead, Lucy Garner, Alice Barnes, Molly Weaver, Jessie Walker, Hayley Simmonds
Under-23 men: Owain Doull, Scott Davies, Tao Geoghegen Hart, Alex Peters, Gabriel Cullaigh
Junior men: Nathan Draper, Joey Walker, Joe Holt
Junior women: Lizzie Holden, Grace Garner, Abby Mae Parkinson, Ellie Dickinson