David Millar Denied Tour de France Final Ride

LONDON, June 30, 2014 (AFP) - David Millar said Monday he has been dropped by his Garmin-Sharp team for what he had hoped would be a final ride in the Tour de France before retirement. The 37-year-old Scot had been looking forward to his 13th Tour but said he would not now be on the start line in Leeds, northern England, on Saturday, with the likes of Bradley Wiggins, Peter Kennaugh, Ben … [Read more...]

Team Garmin-Sharp Announces Tour de France Roster

June 30, 2014 – Team Garmin-Sharp today announced its much-anticipated 2014 Tour de France Roster. The team features 25-year-old American, Andrew Talansky, recent winner of the 2014 Critérium du Dauphiné. Talansky was the best-placed American in the 2013 Tour de France, earning 10th overall in his Tour debut. Talansky will be supported by a strong argyle squad, including fellow young … [Read more...]

Team Garmin-Sharp Giro d’Italia Stage 1 Update

A crash in stage 1 of the Giro d’Italia today saw four Garmin-Sharp riders hit the ground. Andre Cardoso, Koldo Fernandez, Nathan Haas, and team co-leader Dan Martin all sustained injuries of varying degrees. Dan Martin was transported immediately from the site of the crash to a local hospital for evaluation where doctors confirmed a broken clavicle. He continues to be evaluated for … [Read more...]

Team Garmin-Sharp Announces 2014 Giro d’Italia Roster

May 7, 2014 – Team Garmin-Sharp today announced its much-anticipated 2014 roster. The squad is headlined by former Giro champion, Ryder Hesjedal, and Dan Martin. Charly Wegelius, Director of Team Garmin-Sharp, said: “We will go to the Giro with two GC leaders - Ryder Hesjedal and Dan Martin. Ryder already has the experience of winning a Giro, while Dan will have his first full out effort … [Read more...]

Team Garmin-Sharp Announces Tour of Flanders Roster

Team Garmin-Sharp today announced its line-up for Sunday's Tour of Flanders, including 2011 Paris-Roubaix winner, Johan Vansummeren, Classics specialist Sebastian Langeveld, who has finished 5th and 10 in the Tour of Flanders (2011 and 2013, respectively), veterans David Millar and Tyler Farrar (whose 2014 Classics season to-date includes top 10's in Dwars door Vlaanderen and E3 Harelbeke), and … [Read more...]

Team Garmin Sharp Announces Partnership with POC For 2014

POC and Team Garmin-Sharp today announced a three-year partnership. Beginning in January 2014, Swedish company POC is the official helmet and eyewear supplier of Team Garmin-Sharp, the American professional cycling team dedicated to ethical sporting and developing the next generation of cycling champions. “We pride ourselves in working with best-in-class partners to develop equipment that … [Read more...]

Team Garmin-Sharp Unveils 2014 Cycling Jersey

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January 3, 2014 -- Team Garmin-Sharp today unveiled its new jersey from technical clothing supplier Castelli, along with exciting collaboration news with global conservation organization WWF and the team’s official off-bike athletic footwear and clothing sponsor New Balance. The collaboration with WWF is a natural progression of an exciting story, in the 2013 Liège-Bastogne-Liège race, … [Read more...]

Team Garmin-Sharp Unveils 2014 Rider Roster

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Team Garmin-Sharp today unveiled its 2014 roster. The argyle armada continues its focus on developing the future of cycling with talented young rider additions such as 21-year-old American Nathan Brown, a two-time U23 National Time Trial champion; Lasse Hansen, an Olympic Gold Medalist (Omnium) and Danish U23 National Road and TT Champion; Dylan Van Baarle, Dutch U23 National Road and TT … [Read more...]

Team Garmin Sharp Adds American Ben King To Roster

Team Garmin-Sharp today announced it has signed American Ben King, former U23 National Road Race and Criterum Champion and Professional National Road Race Champion (an honor he won at just 21 years old). King will join the team in 2014. “I'm really excited to join Team Garmin-Sharp next year. I have a lot of respect for the team and I’m looking forward to becoming a part of what Jonathan … [Read more...]

Ryder Hesjedal Renews With Team Garmin-Sharp Through 2015

Team Garmin-Sharp today announced that Ryder Hesjedal has re-signed with the team through 2015. "I am very excited to continue with Garmin-Sharp for another 2 years. I have had the biggest results of my career riding for this team and I’m very happy here,” said Hesjedal. “From my teammates to everyone involved with the organization, especially our sponsors and partners, everyone works … [Read more...]