News for November 17 - First Edition

New French Team Announced

A new French team will reinforce the pro peloton next year. It will be called ForceSud, has already signed 12 riders and will be officially presented early December.

The team's main objectives will be the Coupe de France and the World Cup but nothing has yet been decided regarding a candidacy for Tour de France.

Dominique Arnould, Pascal Lance, Thierry Bourguignon, Christophe Capelle from France, Michel Zanoli from Holland and Italian Roberto Pagnin are the principal riders in this new team.