REPORT: “It’s like a victory for us today having Caleb in a position to even sprint after his crash yesterday." Sport director Dave McPartland after a close finish on stage two. #AbuDhabiTour #RidetoAbuDhabi
Stage one in the desert concluded in an unfortunate way for ORICA-SCOTT with Ewan crashing with just 1km to go. Thankfully with no serious injuries and with Kluge able to quickly adapt and continue to sprint into 6th place. Check out today's photos courtesy of @Tdwsport
PREVIEW: "It will be a matter of playing our cards right early and setting ourselves up for a good final." Sport director Gene Bates speaking ahead of Omloop van het Hageland which takes place in Belgium this Sunday. #OmloopHageland
REPORT: “The boys where in a good position and we were set for a great final. Roger can look after himself really well in a finish so his sixth place at least puts a positive spin on the day.” - sport director Dave McPartland after Ewan crashes in the final on day one. #AbuDhabiTour #RidetoAbudhabi
PREVIEW: "The experience of Mathew Hayman is always important in the Northern Classics and with the strength and speed of the rest of the squad, Jens Keukeleire and Magnus Cort will be well supported." Sport director Laurenzo Lapage speaking ahead of Sunday's Kuurne-Brussels-Kuurne. @TDWsport #KBK
PREVIEW: "Mat Hayman and Jens Keukeleire know these roads so well, they could do the race with their eyes closed." - Sport director Laurenzo Lapage speaks ahead of the weekend's first classics race, Omloop Het Nieuwsblad #OHN
PREVIEW: "One of the benefits for us having raced in Australia already is that we generally don’t have those miscommunications or first race errors." - sport director Gene Bates gives us an insight ahead of Omloop Het Nieuwsblad.
PREVIEW: “We are coming into the race with confidence, Caleb knows he has good form, he started the season off perfectly so it’s just a case of trying to get him a stage win now in this sort of company.” - Sport director Dave McPartland ahead of the third edition of the Tour of Abu Dhabi.
Mitchelton-SCOTT, the affiliated UCI Continental team for Australian WorldTour cycling outfit ORICA-SCOTT, today confirms the signing of four of the most talented prospects in Australia for its debut season.
Sam Bewley is the latest rider to feature in the new Velon CC rider diaries. Check out what he has to say about the up and coming classics races, who's got the best music taste in the team and his advice for younger riders. [ Bit.ly Link ]