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Pro cycling transfers today's the day!

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FelicityLemon Mon 01-Aug-16 12:11:21

So we have had Nico Roche leaving Sky for BMC and now the shock news that Sagan and his entourage are going to Bora Hansgrohe (all the more reason to have that kitchen makeover now).
In less exciting news Carlos Verona is leaving Etixx to go to OBE mid season, but Marcel's lead out man Fabio Sabatini has signed on again.
2017 is shaping up!

FelicityLemon Mon 01-Aug-16 12:13:12

Roman Kreuziger is off to Orica.

FelicityLemon Mon 01-Aug-16 15:20:53

Alberto Contador and John Degenkolb going to Trek. Giant Alpecin down another German rider.

ThisPanCan Mon 01-Aug-16 19:46:43

And the creation of Bahrain-Meridea Pro-Cyling too. With the 'backing' of the Bahrain govt/royalty there may be enough fire power/purchasing power to challenge Team 'Death Star' Sky? bike

FelicityLemon Mon 01-Aug-16 20:18:53

Let's hope so, and Orica are beginning to look like a GT team too.

FelicityLemon Mon 01-Aug-16 20:23:27

Speaking of Sky I went to Ride London yesterday ...

not my best ever quality pics but they were moving!

FelicityLemon Mon 01-Aug-16 20:26:42

And for track fans, Jon Dibben is going to be a stagiare at Cannondale Drapac

ThisPanCan Mon 01-Aug-16 20:31:37

Good photos! Good shutter speed obv!

though you could have told them to stop for a sec. smile

FelicityLemon Mon 01-Aug-16 20:41:52

Iphone 6s, I don't get on well with cameras. blush

FelicityLemon Tue 02-Aug-16 18:11:53

Lars Boom off to Lotto NL Jumbo and strong rumours of Phillipe Gilbert to Etixx

ThisPanCan Wed 03-Aug-16 11:41:55

My agent has been approached about me jumping ship from KinderVelo for Ashbourne Cycling Team. will be in twitter.

FelicityLemon Wed 03-Aug-16 20:32:27

Don't sell yourself short Pan you are hot property. In other news Nibbles is confirmed for Bahrain Merida

ThisPanCan Wed 03-Aug-16 23:38:20


FelicityLemon Thu 04-Aug-16 11:27:32

Michael Matthews goes to Giant-Alpecin and Orica replace him with Roger Kluge (glad to see he has a team now that IAM has folded)

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