Some of the biggest names from the world famous business district of Canary Wharf will be taking to their bikes this week.

The fourth edition of the Cyclist Magazine Canary Wharf Corporate Grand Prix takes place on Thursday (6th June) ahead of The Pearl Izumi Tour Series Canary Wharf presented by Cyclist Magazine.

Thirteen business teams will be taking part, each joined by a professional rider from one of The Pearl Izumi Tour Series teams in the race, which gets underway at 6pm.

Five riders from each of the teams will complete a lap of the iconic 1.1 kilometre circuit at the heart of the world famous business and shopping district in a relay format. The team’s professional rider will then take on the last dap dash to the line.

The Cyclist Magazine Canary Wharf Corporate Grand Prix will take place shortly after 6pm with Round Eight of The Pearl Izumi Tour Series underway at 7pm.

Highlights of the race will be shown on ITV4 at 10pm on Friday 7th June, with a repeat at 8am on the Saturday morning.

The list of teams taking part is as follows:

Credit Suisse; IG; Canary Wharf Contractors; Linklaters (x2); Clifford Chance (x2); Cyclist Magazine; Madison; Thomson Reuters; JP Morgan; Barclays; Reebok Club.

Roll of Honour

2010
Barclays Capital & Kristian House

2011
Thomson Reuters & Jason White

2012
Clifford Chance & Russell Downing