Rigoberto Urán to retire at end of 2024 season - 'We have reached the end'

Colombian announces at Tour Colombia that he will call time on his career at end of year after 19 years in pro peloton

Rigoberto Uran
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Rigoberto Urán has announced that he will retire at the end of the current season, after 19 years in the professional peloton. 

Urán’s current team, EF Education-EasyPost, made the announcement after the Tour Colombia, where the 37-year-old was starting his 2024 season. 

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Tom Thewlis

Tom has been writing for Cycling Weekly since 2022 and his news stories, rider interviews and features appear both online and in the magazine. 

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