Nairo Quintana to leave Arkéa-Samsic, six weeks after signing new contract

The Colombian is currently appealing his Tour de France disqualification

Nairo Quintana competing for Arkéa-Samsic in 2022
(Image credit: Getty Images)

Nairo Quintana has announced he will leave Arkéa-Samsic at the end of this season, just six weeks after he agreed a new three-year deal with the French team. 

“I want to thank Arkéa-Samsic for these last three years,” the Colombian said in a message shared on his Instagram account. “We’ve had ups and downs, but I’ve been able to bring my experience to the team and collect UCI points.”

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