Tejay van Garderen to retire after US National Championships this weekend

Twice a finisher in the top-five of the Tour de France, the American is bowing out of the sport aged 32

Tejay van Garderen at the 2021 Giro d'Italia
(Image credit: Getty)

Tejay van Garderen will retire from professional cycling this weekend, saying that he is unable to ride with the best in the world anymore.

In an unexpected announcement, the EF Education-Nippo rider confirmed that this weekend’s US National Championships will be his final race of a professional career that began in 2008.

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