Dan Martin

Daniel Martin flies to Denver, Colorado, on Wednesday (November 7) to meet up with his new Slipstream squad for the first time. It will be the 21-year-old?s first trip to the United States and he can?t wait ? even if the team-building exercises on the agenda include rock climbing and cake decorating.

He doesn?t even mind wearing Argyle.

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Sports journalist Lionel Birnie has written professionally for Sunday Times, Procycling and of course Cycling Weekly. He is also an author, publisher, and co-founder of The Cycling Podcast. His first experience covering the Tour de France came in 1999, and he has presented The Cycling Podcast with Richard Moore and Daniel Friebe since 2013. He founded Peloton Publishing in 2010 and has ghostwritten and published the autobiography of Sean Kelly, as well as a number of other sports icons.