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It's 2024, time to stop calling them Jumbo

Wout van Aert with three tweets embedded on the photo
(Image credit: Getty Images)

Jumbo-Visma - sorry - Visma-Lease a Bike have had enough of everyone saying their name wrong. 

First thing this morning, the Dutch super-team posted a video on their social media, outlining their new 'Name Game'. "Who can say our name right the most?" The team asked. In other words, please stop calling us Jumbo, for crying out loud. 

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Tom Davidson
Senior News Writer

Tom joined Cycling Weekly as a news and features writer in the summer of 2022, having previously contributed as a freelancer. He is the host of The TT Podcast, which covers both the men's and women's pelotons and has featured a number of prominent British riders. 


An enthusiastic cyclist himself, Tom likes it most when the road goes uphill and actively seeks out double-figure gradients on his rides. 


He's also fluent in French and Spanish and holds a master's degree in International Journalism.