WorldTour teams court Vernon after l'Avenir win
CYCLING WEEKLY|September 02, 2021
Brit ready to hit the big time, reports Vern Pitt
Vern Pitt

Multiple WorldTour teams are keen to sign rising British star Ethan Vernon after his stage victory at the Tour de l’Avenir last month.

The 20-year-old told CW last week: “It has helped interest from quite a few teams, it’s what I’ll be looking to do next year.”

He added: “I did the Olympics and I had a few solid results in my first year [as U23] so I think, from what the agent was saying, there’s a few teams that were interested. It’s just that the l’Avenir win shows you know how to win a race, which goes quite a long way.”

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