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Six exciting renewals for Team NTT in 2020

We are delighted to confirm six contract renewals that will underpin the next phase of our team’s journey as we rebrand as Team NTT in 2020. Exciting and in-demand South African sprinter Ryan Gibbons, who continues to progress at the very highest level, will be looking to even greater success in 2020. He impressed hugely at the Tour Down Under early on in the year and followed that up with fourth at the Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race. Gibbons also finished twice in the top 10 on stages at the Giro dÍtalia in 2019 to go with capturing the individual time trial title atRead More →

Max Walscheid joins Team Dimension Data

We are delighted to announce that German sprinter Max Walscheid will join our team in 2020 as we transition into Team NTT. Walscheid, 26, brings a wealth of experience to our set-up and will be looking at taking the next step in his career as a member of Team NTT. Walscheid first turned professional in 2012, racing with Team Lotto Kern-Haus after which he stepped up to the WorldTour with Giant-Alpecin in 2015. At Team Sunweb, he held a leadership role in the on the flat stages, while playing an important support role when required too. The German had 22 top-10 finishes in 2019 including,Read More →

Gogl to join Team NTT in 2020

Michael Gogl is the latest name to be confirmed to have signed for next season as part of our very exciting rebrand as Team NTT in 2020. The 25-year-old Austrian is currently in his third season with Trek-Segafredo and brings a wealth of experience to our outfit, after having first ridden on the WorldTour in 2015. That was as part of the Tinkoff team and followed four years at Continental level. Gogl’s ridden four Grand Tours, including the Tour de France twice and secured a fourth-place stage finish on his debut at the Vuelta a Espana in 2016. In 2019 he rode the Giro d’ItaliaRead More →

Barbero signs on for Team NTT

In a very exciting move, we are delighted to announce that Carlos Barbero has signed as part of our rebrand to Team NTT from 1, January 2020. The 28-year-old Spaniard will join us after three years at Movistar and brings a huge amount of racing experience to our team, having ridden with some of the best riders in the world. Barbero has spent all of his professional career at Spanish teams; first riding with Orbea Continental and then Euskadi before stepping up a level to join Caja Rural. He moved to Movistar in 2017 and made an immediate impression taking stage victories at Comunidad deRead More →

Vuelta Espana #15: O’Connor risks all in break, finishes 6th

Sepp Kuss (Team Jumbo-Visma) climbed to the stage 15 Vuelta a Espana victory, coming in ahead of Ruben Guerreiro (Katusha) and Tao Geoghegan Hart (Team Ineos). Stage 15 of the Vuelta a Espana was a massive climbing day in the Asturias region with the four category 1 climbs spread over the 150km route. After an attacking start to the stage, 17 riders rode off of the front of the race. We had Ben O’Connor make it into the group of 17, being one of the final two riders to bridge across to the front group. The peloton kept them on a short leash for mostRead More →

Vuelta a Espana #11: Ghebreigzabhier takes 6th from break

Mikel Iturria (Euskadi Basque Country) won stage 11 of the Vuelta a Espana, beating his breakaway counterparts, Jonathan Lastra (Caja-Rural) and Lawson Craddock (EF-Education First) into 2nd and 3rd respectively. Stage 11 of the Vuelta a Espana was another perfect day for the break, and so Team Dimension Data made it a priority to be in the move. 14 riders went clear in the early stages and we had both Amanuel Ghebreigzabhier and Ben O’Connor represented up front. With around 50km to go, O’Connor came into difficulty and lost contact at the front, as the attacks started in the break with the peloton well overRead More →

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