Nicki Sørensen retires: “I have been very fortunate”

Tinkoff-Saxo’s Nicki Sørensen retires as a pro cyclist after 16 seasons. The 39-year old Dane has spent 14 seasons on Tinkoff-Saxo as a trusted teammate playing the part of super domestique while enjoying personal success as well. He rode the last kilometers of his active career in Giro di Lombardia, which he calls “a very emotional experience”. “A new chapter in my life has started … [Read more...]

Sorensen and Kroon Staying With Team Tinkoff-Saxo

Dane Nicki Sørensen and Dutchman Karsten Kroon will stay with Tinkoff-Saxo. The two highly experienced riders have both agreed to contracts for 2014 effectively continuing their spells with the team. General Manager Bjarne Riis is delighted by the agreements as he sees the two veterans as vital pieces of the team's backbone. "The value of riders like Nicki and Karsten can hardly be … [Read more...]

Nicki Sørensen Looking Forward To 2013

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One of Team Saxo-Tinkoff's most experienced riders, Nicki Sorensen is undoubtedly one of the cornerstones of the Danish team and the quadruple Danish champion has now been part of the team since 2001. One of Nicki's biggest strengths is his versatility which he proved by having been involved in several victories in team time trials, he has four Danish championships on his resume, stage wins in … [Read more...]

Zabriskie Wins 2009 Tour Of Missouri

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Final Team Invited Becomes First to Cross K.C. Finish at Stage 7 In 2009 Tour of Missouri Overall Tour Title Stays With Garmin-Slipstream KANSAS CITY, MO (September 13, 2009) – It was more than just an advancing cold front that raced into the Midwest today, as Canadian Martin Gilbert (Planet Energy) sprinted to the line in front of countryman Andrew Pinfold (OUCH p/b Maxxis) for victory … [Read more...]