After a year away from racing to give birth to her daughter Orla former World Champion Lizzie Deignan returned in 2019 with Trek-Segafredo. Lizzie, who raced with the Dutch power-house team Boels-Dolmans for six years, has a long list of palmarés in track and road cycling, including the 2015 World Championship Road Race and multiple British National Championships. She also won the silver medal in the 2012 London Olympics. A savvy rider with a strong kick, Lizzie is at her best in one-day races and has won esteemed classics like the Tour of Flanders and Strade Bianche as well as GP de Plouay-Bretagne twice.

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Questions /

What is your favorite song to warm up to?

Sweet Child of Mine - Guns n Roses

What is your best memory on the bike?

The silver medal at the 2012 Olympics in front of a home crowd.

What would you be if you were not a cyclist?

A downhill skier.