What happened to the riders of Team Geox-TMC?: "What happened to the 23 riders who were part of Geox-TMC, the procontinental team that would almost certainly have promoted to WorldTour-status in 2012 if Geox hadn’t withdrawn as main sponsor?
WorldTour (5) Juanjo Cobo (Team Movistar). Denis Menchov and Xavier Florencio (Katusha). Daniel Ratto (Liquigas). Rafael Valls (Vacansoleil-DCM). Procontinental [...]
(Via Tour De José.)
6 riders out of the squad either don't have a team or retired. Sad story and further proof (if any were needed) that the funding model needs attention