After announcing the first 10 Hammer Captains over the last couple of weeks, it’s now time to reveal the final captains of this year’s Hammer Series.
They’re the riders who will lead their teams as they take on the Hammer Series events. When not in the saddle, the Hammer Captains will provide insights and exclusive content on social media, giving fans a unique view of what it takes to win the Hammer Series.
The riders already revealed are: Alexander Kristoff (UAE Team Emirates), Brenton Jones (Delko Marseille Provence), Cameron Meyer (Mitchelton-SCOTT), Tim Wellens (Lotto Soudal), Tom Dumoulin (Team Sunweb), Sam Bennett (BORA-hansgrohe), Greg van Avermaet (CCC Team), Timo Roosen (Team Jumbo-Visma), Owain Doull (Team Sky) and Krister Hagen (Riwal Readynez).
Below are the final six captains ready to lead their team to glory in the Hammer Series 2019:
Jon Irisarri | Caja Rural - Seguros RGA
Philippe Gilbert | Deceuninck - Quick-Step
Julius van den Berg | EF Education First Pro Cycling
Conor Dunne | Israel Cycling Academy
Edvald Boasson Hagen | Team Dimension Data
Jasper Stuyven | Trek - Segafredo
The first Hammer event in 2019 takes place in Stavanger from May 24-26, while the next one follows in Limburg from June 7-9.
Hong Kong hosts the final event from October 12-13. All races will be available to watch online worldwide.
To see all the appointed Hammer Captains, click here.