Goodbye Rabobank, hello Blanco Pro Cycling

Team Blanco

Blanco Pro Cycling Team - the Dutch WorldTour squad formerly known as Rabobank - presented itself to the media on Thursday evening at its winter training camp on the Spanish island of Fuerteventura.

Gone is the distinctive orange kit of the Rabobank team, and in is the black, white and blue strip of Blanco. The squad changed its title after long-term sponsor Rabobank announced that it would withdraw its name from the men's WorldTour team at the end of 2012.

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Nigel Wynn
Former Associate Editor

Nigel Wynn worked as associate editor on, he worked almost single-handedly on the Cycling Weekly website in its early days. His passion for cycling, his writing and his creativity, as well as his hard work and dedication, were the original driving force behind the website’s success. Without him, would certainly not exist on the size and scale that it enjoys today. Nigel sadly passed away, following a brave battle with a cancer-related illness, in 2018. He was a highly valued colleague, and more importantly, an exceptional person to work with - his presence is sorely missed.