Dempster looking for ProTeam ride in 2012

Zak Dempster, HTC-Highroad 2011

Rapha-Condor-Sharp's Zak Dempster remains hopeful of landing a dream move to a WorldTour team for 2012 after a promising stagiaire performance for HTC-Highroad at the Tour of Utah (August 9-14).

The Australian has been talking to Bob Stapleton's outfit since the spring, which coincided with his impressive victories in the Tour DoonHame, Dengie Marshes Tour and the Rutland-Melton CiCLE Classic.

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Nick Bull is an NCTJ qualified journalist who has written for a range of titles, as well as being a freelance writer at Beat Media Group, which provides reports for the PA Media wire which is circulated to the likes of the BBC and Eurosport. His work at Cycling Weekly predominantly dealt with professional cycling, and he now holds a role as PR & Digital Manager at SweetSpot Group, which organises the Tour of Britain.