"This autumn, Richard Plugge will come up with a plan for reforming cycling. That plan will be the result of a long thought exercise that he has made with, among others, Bessel Kok, the Dutch chairman of the cycling team Soudal Quick-Step. The intention is for professional teams to become less dependent on sponsors. That the rat race in the search for sponsors must be stopped."Because the UCI keeps everything hidden like late payments of rider's salaries and non pa
This is exactly what people should be worried about and the absolute dictation of the schedule.. If Arab backing is at 3 teams the UCI won't say so but they would become a pseudo Arab agency.. UCI and others having little to say about recent rider salary issues came to light.
My big question will be if Cervelo has the horsepower to stay as bike sponsor or Specialized just out spends them for the exposure.. Really shows how far Trek has fallen ..another weird twist is what a possible @2 million crank set recall will do to Shimano as a company and sponsorship money. I also own Shimano fishing equipment which I have found outstanding over years of use..
Komt er in het wielrennen een megafusie? Jumbo-Visma praat in ieder geval met Soudal Quick-Step over een scenario waarbij de twee teams één ploeg zullen vormen. Of het zover komt en hoe het dan concreet in zijn werk zou moeten gaan, dat is nog afwachten. Feit is dat het verhaal onze chef...